Admin and Logistics Officer – Procurement

December 27, 2022

Job Description

  • Lagos

Plan International

Plan International is an independent development and humanitarian non-profit organisation that advances children’s rights and equality for girls. We support children’s rights from birth until they reach adulthood, and enable children to prepare for – and respond to – crises and adversity. We believe in the power and potential of every child, but know this is often suppressed by poverty, violence, exclusion and discrimination.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Admin and Logistics Officer – Procurement
Location: Abuja
Role Purpose

This role will support Plan International Nigeria Country Program to ensure Admin, Logistics and Procurement activities are in line with organisational and project objectives and donors’ expectations and guidelines.
The Admin and Logistics Officer will ensure effective Administrative, Logistics and Procurement planning and implementation of Plan Nigeria to enable on-time delivery and value for money of all procurement for which Plan International is responsible.

Dimensions of the Role

The admin and logistics officer is responsible for supporting the existing operations team with administrative and logistics planning and implementation of plan Nigeria’s country program.
Whilst the responsibilities below cover the main aspects of the role, this may change due to the evolving situation and it is not limited to all listed below.


Prepare and file procurement documents for signature/ action, as necessary to ensure proper filing are in place.
Support the planning and organization of meetings and workshops.
Prepares, maintains and records for all purchase orders.
Ensures SAP system is used to capture all necessary procurement activities as required.
Ensures compliance of all Plan international procurement and logistics regulations.
Responsible for purchase order creation, maintenance and cleansing on SAP 
Provide day to day support to staff in general in general office operations and identify future needs.
Manage procurement proceedings and record all procurement committee minutes.
Support in vendor’s pre-qualification process and LTA.
Update and Create Procurement trackers and spread sheets as required
Support annual lease renewal process.
Perform any other duties as may be assigned.

Technical Expertise, Skills and Knowledge

University Degree in Business, Management or any related field.
Minimum of 5 years work experience in Administration, Supply chain and Logistics.
Master’s degree and professional certifications are an added advantage


Minimum of 2 years work experience in INGO.
People Skills: Ability to work independently and as a team player who demonstrates leadership
Communication Skills: Well developed written and oral communication skills.
Able to communicate clearly and sensitively with vendors as a representative of Plan international.  This includes effective negotiation and representation skills.
Integrity: Works with trustworthiness and integrity and has a clear commitment to Plan international’s core values and humanitarian principles.
Working knowledge of SAP ERP
Awareness and sensitivity of self and others: Demonstrates awareness and sensitivity to gender and diversity. Have experience and the ability to live and work in diverse cultural contexts in a culturally appropriate manner.
Able to be planned and organized even within a fluid working environment and has a capacity for initiative and decision making with competent analytical and problem-solving skills.
Ability to build and maintain strong working internal and external relationships, and represent Plan in a professional and competent manner.
Demonstrable understanding of, and commitment to, equal opportunities, gender and diversity.
Fluency in English written and spoken.

Required Competencies:

Good interpersonal skills and team player
Highly motivated and flexible
Capable of creating clear goals that are consistent with the organization’s objectives
Adjust priorities as required; allocates appropriate amount of time and resources to assigned tasks
Ability To provide and receive virtual support for efficient administration
Ability to take and receive feedback.

Application Closing Date
1st January, 2023.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Plan International Nigeria is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender or disabilities.
Plan International Nigeria is fully committed to child protection to prevent children from all forms of abuse.
Women are strongly encouraged to apply.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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