The International Training and Education Center for Health (I-TECH) is a center in the University of Washington’s Department of Global Health that works in partnership with the University of California, San Francisco. I-TECH has projects in more than 20 countries, and its worldwide staff work with local ministries of health, universities, non-governmental organizations, medical facilities, and other partners to support efficient, well-ordered health care systems that provide high quality care to all citizens. I-TECH Malawi provides technical assistance to the Malawi Ministry of Health and its partners to support human resource development, health systems strengthening, HIV care and treatment, and HIV surveillance for epidemic control.
I-TECH has been privileged to provide technical support to the Government of Malawi Ministry of Health (MoH), since 2008, through seconded senior Technical Assistants, Program Officers and Public Health Fellows. The International Training and Education Center for Health (I-TECH) was established in 2002 at the University of Washington in Seattle. I-TECH is funded by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Division of Global HIV and TB (CDC-DGHT) under the US President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR).
I-TECH Malawi wishes to recruit highly qualified and experienced person to fill the following position
Position: PROCUREMENT & OPERATIONS MANAGER
Under the general supervision of the Director of Operations and Compliance (DOC), the Procurement & Operations Manager is responsible for managing procurement related activities and operations tasks. The Procurement & Operations Manager assists with coordination of procurement planning, ensures correct completion of Purchase Request Forms, review of sourced quotes and bid analysis, provides updates on progress of procurement activities, ensures completeness of procurement documentation before processing payments to assure I-TECH Malawi’s Procurement practices meet applicable standards and requirements. The Procurement and Operations Manager also oversees fleet management and supports logistics management in the absence of logistics staff.
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