Officer: Sustainable Procurement Policy

Officer: Sustainable Procurement Policy

(2 Year Contract)

ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability

Freiburg, Germany

Tasks and responsibilities:

  • Provide procurement advice, knowledge and guidance to public authorities and organisations wanting to support or implement sustainable procurement practices.
  • Develop and implement European projects and initiatives that support cities wanting to implement sustainable procurement practices.
  • Undertake research, write guidance and develop case studies that improve knowledge and skills amongst the public sector on sustainable procurement.
  • Create relevant political and strategic opportunities for the ICLEI European Secretariat in the sustainable procurement field.
  • Facilitate networking, knowledge sharing, collaboration and best practice exchange.
  • Identify funding opportunities and write project proposals.
  • Represent ICLEI at events and undertake presentations.

Skills and qualifications:

  • A degree in a relevant subject such as public procurement, law, economics, environmental sciences, international development or other appropriate qualification.
  • A minimum of 2 years relevant work experience.
  • An understanding of the public procurement process, for example, choosing the procurement procedure, engaging the market, defining the requirements and awarding contracts, and supplier relationship management.
  • Ability to be well organised, prioritise tasks and produce good quality work.
  • Ability to work in a team and independently.
  • A very good command of English (reading, writing and speaking). Additional European language(s) would be an asset.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, e.g. drafting reports and delivering presentations.
  • Ability to build and maintain relationships with a wide range of external organisations.
  • Confident user of all Microsoft Office applications.

Desirable:

  • Direct experience in running public procurement procedures
  • Experience of working on European projects.
  • Knowledge of the legislative environment in which public procurement has to operate within the EU

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