Job title: Senior Procurement Specialist
Based in Crystal City, VA
Who we are
With over 45 years of experience, working in over 60 countries, Population Services International (PSI) is the world’s leading non-profit social marketing organization. PSI is reimagining healthcare, by putting the consumer at the center, and wherever possible – bringing care to the front door. We are working to fix market failures, shape future health markets and shift policy and funding to better support consumer empowered healthcare.
There are over 8,000 “PSI’ers” around the world. We are a diverse group of entrepreneurial development professionals with a wide range of backgrounds and experience. All with unique skills that we bring to the critically important work that we do.
The Global Health Supply Chain (GHSC-PSM) project will be the primary vehicle through which USAID will 1) procure and provide health commodities, 2) provide technical assistance to improve partner countries’ management of the supply chain, and 3) collaborate with key international stakeholders to support global health initiatives. The Senior Procurement Specialist manages the work of a team of Procurement Specialists who receive requisition orders (ROs) from country offices and other clients, ensures contract compliance for procurement and supplier contracts, and obtain sign off from clients on finalized ROs. The Senior Procurement Specialist also is responsible for supervising, reviewing and completing necessary sourcing events (including drafting, issuing and reviewing RFXs, confirming products specifications, completing procurement requirements evaluation, and drafting or reviewing the subcontracts for execution with vendors). The Senior Procurement Specialist will also manage the day-to-day work of the team to create purchase orders (POs) and coordinate with staff across the supply chain including suppliers, Quality Assurance team, and Deliver/Return team to ensure proper shipment of orders.
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