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· General information about institution
The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) is an
independent co-education institution of Higher Education that provides an
integrated American-style, undergraduate and graduate education. All programs
are accredited by the Ministry of Education of the UAE, and the university
recently received initial accreditation through SACSCOC in the United States.
The American model of higher education ensures not only skills in specific
academic fields, but also a general education curriculum that exposes students
to new ideas and ways of thinking critically about local and global issues. The
multicultural student body at AURAK offers candidates the opportunity to teach
and conduct research in one of the most diverse countries in the world. AURAK
is a young and rapidly growing university and will be celebrating its tenth
year of operation in 2019. AURAK is
located in Ras Al Khaimah, one of the Northern Emirates and a rapidly growing
region. The beauty of Ras Al Khaimah is
reflected in its traditions and diverse landscapes — its white sandy beaches,
the majestic Hajjar Mountains, the expansive desert and its sands dunes, and
the many historical sites.
· Job Purpose
The Purchasing Assistant is in charge for the daily operational purchasing needs and the implementation of the purchase cycle starting from the approved purchase requisition, issuing PO, following up on purchase orders and delivery schedule, PIS closure, payment settlements, and several other tasks.
· Minimum Qualification and Education
Essential: Bachelor’s Degree or Associate Diploma.
· Required Knowledge and Skills
Procurement / Purchase; Negotiation; Export / Import; Documentation; Order
· Work Experience
Minimum 3 years functional experience in Procurement/ Purchase.
· Language proficiency required
Fluent in English, Arabic is a plus
Advanced proficiency in speaking, reading and writing English required
Attention to details
Flexible and Adaptable to changes
· Reporting line
Manager of the Office of Procurement & Auxiliary Services
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