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Procurement and Logistics Assistant

Reporting to : Procurement and Logistics Officer
Duty Station : Cordaid Office Harare, Zimbabwe

Introduction

The Government of Zimbabwe has received funding from the World Bank-Global Financing Facility to implement the Zimbabwe Health Sector Development Support Project (HSDSP) Additional Financing V. The objective of the programme is to sustain coverage and improve the quality of an integrated package of Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent Health Plus Nutrition (RMNCAH-N) services, as well as strengthen COVID-19 response and institutional capacity to manage performance-based contracts consistent with the Recipients’ ongoing health initiatives. Cordaid is the Programme Implementing Entity.

The project will expand the Results-Based Financing (RBF) package of services to cover prioritized RMNCAH-N and other related services to respond to Zimbabwe’s burden of disease while also reconfiguring the RBF approach to appropriately respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. In addition to continuing to support institutionalization of the RBF programme in Zimbabwe, the project will support central hospitals and provincial hospitals through quality focused RBF; pilot extended supply side of community RBF through community-based health workers; scale up the pilot urban RBF to the remaining facilities in the two urban cities i.e. Harare and Bulawayo and undertake a feasibility assessment of introducing the health equity card. The project will also support the Government’s COVID emergency response and further strengthen institutional capacity through implementation of selected health financing reforms.

Purpose of the position

The Procurement and Logistics Assistant will assist the Procurement and Logistics Officer in ensuring that all procurement and logistics activities for Cordaid Zimbabwe are done in compliance with Cordaid and World Bank set standards and procedures. She/He will support the Procurement and Logistics Officer in her/his day-to-day execution of the mandate.

Reporting Structure and Supervision Responsibility

The Procurement and Logistics Assistant will directly report to the Procurement and Logistics Officer.

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities

Procurement:

Asset Management:

Fleet Management:

Administration:

Selection Criteria

The Procurement and Logistics Assistant shall be selected based on the Individual Specialist selection method of the World Bank’s regulations. Main criteria for the selection will be relevant work experience and qualifications.

Required Qualifications, Experience and Skills

Duration of Service

The Procurement and Logistics Assistant will be contracted up to 31 December 2021 with possible contract renewal depending on performance and availability of Project funding.

Facilities to be Provided by Cordaid

Cordaid shall provide following facilities to consultant during her/his tenure of services:

To apply

Qualified and experienced persons are encouraged to urgently apply and attach detailed CVs to: HR.Zimbabwe@cordaid.org and copy procurementzim@cordaid.org

Deadline: 17 May 2021

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