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Procurement and Finance Manager in British Embassy Kabul

  • Full Time
  • "Kabul"

British Embassy Kabul

Details of job:

Position title: procurement and finance manager

Location: Kabul

Organization: British Embassy

Number of vacancies: 1

Starting monthly salary: $2606.10

Closing date: 25 April 2018

Start Date: 1 June 2018



  • 100 dollar transport
  • 125 dollarmedical allowances
  • Yearly performance-related bonus
  • An annual leave of 25 days per year
  • A multicultural environment
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Transportation (female only)

Grade: B3 (L)

Type of Position: Permanent

Job Roles and Responsibilities:  

Job position holder is mainly responsible to provide an efficient procurement process.

  • Perform a leading role in all purchase requests; fix the estimated price from the UK and elsewhere
  • Cooperation with the Regional Procurement Hub in New Delhi;
  • Compare the prices which suppliers give with the market and merge spend to decrease in paying;
  • Make sure that all logistics are in accordance with the statutory and internal audit requirements.
  • Regular management of low value contracts up to £25000;
  • Help with Deputy Heads of Corporate Services (DHCS) in worthier contract management;
  • Check suppliers’ efficiency and evaluation of already made contracts to ensure the quality of service
  • Make sure that the terms of contracts are met by having an effective relation with suppliers and internal customers
  • Talk to the DHCS effectively to solve any difficult issues
  • Use Oracle based applications to analyze and predict spend
  • Precise budgeting through cooperation with budget holders
  • Cooperation with the regional finance hub in Delhi.


Qualifications and experience:  

  • Have more than 3 years of experience in customer service, procurement and finance.
  • Knowledge of Dari and English with translation skills
  • Knowledge of Computer and Microsoft office programs
  • Teamwork
  • Preferable: CIPS qualification, experience in contract management, familiarity to Oracle based budgeting tools
  • Communication and leadership skills, Cooperation and Management

How to apply:

Applicants must submit all of the following documents online:

  1. Online Job Application Form
  2. Write your motivation statement in the application form (maximum 600 words) about your important qualities that match this position
  3. CV

Note: We pleasurably welcome applications by women who meet the qualifications and requirements for the job as we are providing a suitable working environment for all.

Application Deadline: 25th April, 2018 midnight.

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