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IRRI Invites Applicants for Assistant Manager - Procurement Position: Salary Range 35,700 - 74,300 INR/month

Company - International Rice Research Institute (IRRI)
Openings - 0

International Rice Research Institute (IRRI)-South Asia Regional Centre (ISARC), in collaboration with the Government of India, is inviting applications for the Assistant Manager - Procurement position at Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh to be filled by Indian residents. Here are the details: 

Position Overview 

Post Name

Assistant Manager - Procurement


Not Defined

Last Date to Apply


Qualifications and Skills


  • Master’s degree in business administration or materials management with at least 3 years of pertinent work experience, or 

  • Bachelor's degree in business administration or materials management with a minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience. 

  • Alternatively, semi-qualified chartered accountants with a Bachelor of Commerce and at least 2 years of relevant work experience are also eligible.


  • Strong procurement knowledge and negotiation skills.

  • Customer focus and teamwork abilities.

  • Proficiency in MS Office and financial systems.

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Experience in managing procurement under tight deadlines.

  • Previous work in an international shared services platform.

Roles and Responsibility

  • Lead procurement efforts for IRRI India, ensuring compliance with policies and local laws.

  • Evaluate cost-effective procurement methods while maintaining quality standards.

  • Supervise procurement processes and maintain related databases.

  • Optimize tax benefits and coordinate staff procurement requests.

  • Develop a preferred vendor list and negotiate service agreements.

  • Liaise with Clearing & Forwarding agents and tax authorities.

  • Ensure funding availability and adherence to payment terms.

  • Collaborate with HQ staff for global vendor arrangements.

  • Implement effective procurement procedures and documentations.

  • Plan disposal of office assets as per donor requirements.

  • Provide regular status updates to management.

Monthly Remuneration

35700  - 74300  INR per month

Selection Procedure

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted on the provided details.

Application Procedure

Interested and Eligible candidates can visit the website https://www.irri.org/jobs and can apply the given link https://emea3.recruitmentplatform.com/syndicated/private/syd_apply.cfm?id=Q7LFK026203F3VBQB79QWQWAS&nPostingTargetID=3380

For More Information

Visit the website: https://www.irri.org/jobs

Take the leap towards an exciting career opportunity with IRRI as Assistant Manager - Procurement! Apply now and make a difference in the field of agriculture.

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