The Maryland Global Initiatives Corporation is a nonprofit affiliate of the University of Maryland, Baltimore established by UMB to carry out UMB’s programs to strengthen health systems and improve the human condition in the areas where UMB operates through MGIC. MGIC has UMB-approved affiliates, field offices, and program offices (collectively known as “country offices”) throughout sub Saharan Africa. MGIC activities are funded generally by U.S. government entities through cooperative agreements with UMB. The University of Maryland Baltimore (UMB) has received PEPFAR funding from the US government /CDC for Accelerating Malawi’s PEPFAR Laboratory Logistics and Infrastructure for Quality (AMPLIFY). This cooperative agreement aims to achieve and maintain HIV epidemic control. AMPLIFY will strengthen the laboratory efficiency, capacity, and quality through improving laboratory infrastructure, improving laboratory data utilization for decision making, training human resources, and adhering to quality management systems.
The Procurement Assistant, under the overall guidance of the Director of Finance & Administration and direct supervision of Procurement Manager, the Procurement Assistant is responsible for the effective delivery of procurement services to MGIC Malawi. The Procurement Assistant promotes a collaborative, client focused, quality and result oriented approach in the Procurement Unit. Specific responsibilities and duties include, but are not limited to;
Duties and Responsibilities
Experience, Knowledge, and Skills
The closing date for receiving applications is 28th June 2021. MGIC Malawi is an Equal Opportunities Employer
AN AFFILIATE OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND, BALTIMORE Office Address: Golden Peacock Shopping Complex, Area 13, Box 2298, City Centre, Lilongwe, Malawi