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Procurement Intern at WFP Kenya


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Male, Female, Both
Bachelor Degree


  • Organization: WFP – World Food Programme
  • Location: Kenya
  • Grade: Internship – Internship
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Procurement
  • Closing Date: 2023-06-04


The World Food Program (WFP) is the top humanitarian agency that provides food aid in dire situations and collaborates with locals to boost nutrition and resilience. The United Nations created it in 1961 to aid in reducing global hunger. 80 nations are home to WFP offices, which have its main headquarters in Rome. The biggest humanitarian organization in the world, it is also the main supplier of school meals. In order to promote nutrition initiatives, policies, and programs, such as school meals and food fortification, WFP collaborates with governments, other UN agencies, NGOs, and the corporate sector.


The duties for Procurement Intern at WFP Kenya are:

  • Aid on buy requisitions and data analysis on prices and other key data points
  • Guarantee that data pipelines are robust and remain healthy to sustain automated analyses
  • Help on collation and design of traceability template for deployment in local/regional procurement data collection
  • Fund progress against project milestones to ensure timely completion of project deliverables
  • Leverage optimization to improve Procurement unit performance by way of system and process improvements
  • Be assertive in liaising with the different FOs to collate analyse and present, in a timely manner, data for various reporting requirements
  • Create dashboards to support the work of Procurement unit
  • Any other tasks demanded to support Procurement operations
  • Be a visionary listener to Procurement unit challenges and propose relevant analytical support.

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The requirements for Procurement Intern at WFP Kenya are:

  • Currently enlisted in university with at least two years undergraduate studies completed, or recently graduated (within the last 6 months) following a graduate programme in Procurement, or a related field
  • Currently enlisted or recent graduate of an advanced university degree (Masters or equivalent) highly regarded
  • Fluent in English (both oral and written) is a must
  • Good command of Database; Good knowledge of Office 365
  • Influential organizational, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Capability to work with minimum supervision
  • Favorably numerate with an innate ability to analyze & interpret data quickly, & recommend improvements,
  • Understanding on Procurement management


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