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Procurement Assistant job with KHALIFA UNIVERSITY


  • Support all the activities procurement and logistics activities with the established procurement and logistics policies and procedures, and promote high standards of business ethics and integrity;
  • Assist with different department related activities;
  • Communicate with vendors/suppliers, in terms of purchase request, request of quotations, requests for proposals, tenders, variations…etc., in coordination with relevant stakeholders
  • Assist in coordinating procurement activities with suppliers for the sourcing of materials, and preparation of procurement documents, in line with established policies and procedures;
  • Provide timely and accurate responses to external bidders/contractors in an ethical manner while complying with KU procurement policies and procedures.
  • Assist in coordinating the technical evaluation process, and participate in the commercial evaluation on the technically acceptable bids, and prepare award recommendations.
  • Assit in prepararing management approval documentation as per KU procurement policies and procedures.
  • Assit in establishing and maintaining good relationships with vendors and suppliers to get the best procurements for price for KU.
  • Build and maintain a good working relationship with internal customers/end users and ensure that their requirements are efficiently and effectively catered to in accordance with the established procurement policies and procedures.
  • Follow up with vendors and track overdue purchase orders.
  • Ensure all laid down policies relating to stores as given in the accounting manual and internal instructions are complied with;
  • Initiate, compile and forward all purchase requisitions within the specific target dates or as required;
  • Ensure day to day update of all transactions recorded;
  • Assist in any other related duties as and when required;
  • Assist other department staff as required with procurement duties;
  • Comply with and maintain knowledge of applicable rules, legislation, regulations, Procurement activities, payment terms and best practices
  • Adhere to the University’s information security and confidentiality policies and procedures, and report breaches or other security risks accordingly
  • Coordinate with other departments to facilitate the accomplishment of tasks and responsibilities, as and when needed
  • Perform any other tasks assigned by the Line Manager.


Required Qualifications

  • A Bachelor Degree in a related field.

Required Experience

Expats: A minimum 3 years of relevant experience.

UAE Nationals: A minimum of 0-1 years of relevant experience

Should you require further assistance or if you face any issue with the online application, please feel to contact the Recruitment Team ([email protected]).

Primary Location: KUK – Khalifa University

Job: Administration Procurement

Schedule: Regular

Shift: Standard

Job Type: Full-time

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