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Mercy Corps Ethiopia

Procurement Intern-Female Only at Mercy Corps Ethiopia Job Vacancy in Ethiopia

 

 

 

Category: Purchasing and Procurement

 

 

 

Location: Addis Ababa, Addis Ababa

 

 

 

Career Level: Entry Level (Fresh Graduate)

 

 

 

Employment Type: Internship

 

 

 

Salary:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Job Description

 

INTERNSHIP TITLE:  Procurement Intern-Female Only

 

 

 

INTERN WORKSITE LOCATION: Any Mercy Corps head or field office in Ethiopia

 

 

 

LENGTH OF INTERNSHIP:  Six months

 

 

 

INTERNS SUPERVISOR & CONTACT INFORMATION: (Mentor) ,S. Operation Manager  .

 

 

 

Intern responsibilities

 

Intern will remain responsible for all costs associated with:

 

Transport from/to officeMedical and any other insurance

 

 

 

 

 

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:

 

Mercy Corps Ethiopia seeks enthusiastic, intelligent and ambitious female graduate and post-graduates who are passionate about international development.  This position will provide the intern an opportunity to develop their professional skills and expand their knowledge of market-based and community-driven development while supporting the country Operation Department.  This internship will also support the country office’s efforts towards improving customer handling.

 

 

 

The intern will be provided with technical guidance in operations and coaching in women’s empowerment and professional skills from a Mentor. At the beginning of the internship period, the intern will receive orientation on Mercy Corps’ mission, vision, strategy and programming.  She will work with her mentor on professional skills development goals, and activities and responsibilities related to achieving these goals; she will also work with the National Operation Manager on technical skills development goals, and activities and responsibilities related to achieving these goals.

 

 

 

At the end of the internship period, the combined professional and technical skills development plan will be the milestones against which the internship will be evaluated and will be the basis of a strong recommendation letter for future employment.  The intern will also be interviewed to assess the degree to which the internship period helped her to achieve her professional goals.

 

 

 

 

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

 

 

 

By the end of the internship, the intern will have developed the following knowledge and experience:

 

 

 

·         Understanding of the basic works of Procurement and operation department.

 

·         Understanding of the importance of communication.

 

 

 

·         Experience in setting up data management, Data filing, Data kipping and compiling, organizing or capturing admin important information.

 

·         Knowledge of soft skills required to professional success in an increasingly competitive market

 

·         Increased self-awareness, confidence and assertiveness

 

·         Working dependently

 

·         Gain a knowledge for problem solving

 

·         Knowledge interpersonal skills

 

 

 

 

 

Job Requirements

 

IDEAL CANDIDATE SHOULD POSSESS THE FOLLOWING QUALIFICATIONS

 

 

 

Minimum academic score of 200

 

Completed courses in international development, management, business administration or field related to social sciences with minimum score of 2.5

 

One letter of recommendation from a professor on the candidate’s academic performance

 

One letter of recommendation from a non-family member on the candidate’s personal integrity and sense of responsibility.

 

 

 

LIVING CONDITIONS: The internship should be based out of the intern’s home location.

 

 

 

Mercy Corps interns and volunteers represent the agency both during and outside of work hours and are expected to conduct themselves in a professional manner and respect local laws, customs and MC’s policies, procedures, and values at all times and in all in-country venues.

 

 

 

How to Apply

 

APPLICATION PROCESS:

 

Candidates interested in this internship should submit a resume and a statement of interest.  In your statement, you are encouraged to discuss any experiences related relevant to the projects outlined.  You may wish to describe your career interests (specifically as they relate to policy and advocacy, humanitarian aid, or development) and discuss your previous work and educational experiences demonstrating these interests. Your application will be reviewed by the hiring team within 3 weeks of submission and shortlisted candidates will be contacted directly for interviews. All applicants will receive notification once a decision has been made.

 

DEADLINE FOR ALL APPLICATIONS: 13 April, 2020/ 4:00 PM

 

Please send non-returnable applications and credentials to one of the following address:

 

Mercy Corps Recruiter

 

[email protected] (Please mention the position specifically that you apply for)

 

Addis Ababa: P.O. Box 14319

 

Arbaminch: P.O. Box 33  , Jijiga: P.O. Box 225

 

Negelle Borena: P.O. Box 116

 

Dire Dewa: P.O. Box 974

 

Procurement Intern-Female Only at Mercy Corps Ethiopia Job Vacancy in Ethiopia

 

 

How to Apply

Candidates interested in this internship should submit a resume and a statement of interest.  In your statement, you are encouraged to discuss any experiences related relevant to the projects outlined.  You may wish to describe your career interests (specifically as they relate to policy and advocacy, humanitarian aid, or development) and discuss your previous work and educational experiences demonstrating these interests. Your application will be reviewed by the hiring team within 3 weeks of submission and shortlisted candidates will be contacted directly for interviews. All applicants will receive notification once a decision has been made.

 

DEADLINE FOR ALL APPLICATIONS: 13 April, 2020/ 4:00 PM

 

Please send non-returnable applications and credentials to one of the following address:

 

Mercy Corps Recruiter

 

[email protected] (Please mention the position specifically that you apply for)

 

Addis Ababa: P.O. Box 14319

 

Arbaminch: P.O. Box 33  , Jijiga: P.O. Box 225   

 

Negelle Borena: P.O. Box 116

 

Dire Dewa: P.O. Box 974

 

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