Richard O.

Procurement Specialist

Master's DegreeCoventry University, UK

Ghana

Summary

RICHARD OPOKU IS A SEASONED PROCUREMENT EXPERT WITH OVER 50-MILLION-DOLLAR PROCUREMENT EXPERIENCE. I HAVE EXPERIENCE IN BOTH PUBLIC AND DONOR PROCUREMENT FROM MY LAST TWO JOB POSITIONS. I AM DYNAMIC AND HIGHLY COMPETENT WITH PROCUREMENT AND BUDGETARY PROCEDURES. I AM RELIABLE, HARDWORKING AND AN EXCELLENT TEAM PLAYER. I TAKE INITIATIVE, ABLE TO WORK UNDER PRESSURE AND WITH A STRONG SENSE OF REGARD TO DETAIL. I also have outstanding organizational, evaluation, negotiations and good communication skills with excellent technical and analytical skills. Knowledgeable in the public procurement laws and procedures as stipulated in procurement act 663 of 2003, usaid, undp/world bank and africa development bank procedures. Ability to prepare reports and interpret and make decisions in accordance with rules, regulations and policies governing the purchase and contracting of materials and services. Furthermore, i have excellent inter-personal skills and capable of operating effectively in a multi-cultural environment and build effective working relationships with internal/external clients and colleagues. I approach problems with a methodical, enthusiastic and committed attitude. With my rich international experience from my previous employment, i am seeking the opportunity to work in another stimulating and challenging environment that allows me to further develop and enhance my skills. IN ADDITION TO THE ABOVE, AND COUPLED WITH MY FIFTEEN (15) YEARS OF EXPERIENCE (BOTH IN PROCUREMENT AND SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT) AND WITH MY SKILLS AND ABILITIES ENUMERATED BELOW PLACES ME IN A BETTER POSITION TO DELIVER IF CONSIDERED FOR THIS JOB.

Experience

  • procurement process
  • monitoring / evaluation
  • development
  • trade policy / tariffs
  • services
  • ghana
  • united states
  • Sectors
  • Funders
  • Countries
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