The Bureau of Public Procurement (BPP) is currently seeking a suitable and qualified candidate in the procurement cadre training program
The Bureau of Public Procurement (BPP) – The training programme of the Bureau of Public Procurement (BPP) for the conversion of officers into the Procurement Cadre is designed to build institutional capacity as required in Part II, Section 5(k) and (s) of the Public Procurement Act, 2007.
In furtherance of this, the Bureau hereby announces the
commencement of the second batch of the 2019 exercise as highlighted below:
Title: Training for Conversion into the Procurement Cadre in
Parastatals, Institutions, Commissions and Agencies of the Federal Government
Role ID: RT678766
Role Type: Full Time
Accounting Officers are therefore requested to nominate
qualified officers to participate in the training scheduled to take place at
Digital Bridge Institute (DBI) 1, Nitel Road, Cappa Bus Stop, Agege Motor Road,
Oshodi, Lagos State.
For a candidate to be eligible for conversion to the
Procurement cadre, he/she shall possess at least a Bachelor’s degree, HND or
equivalent, in any of the following disciplines: Economics, Business
Administration, Accountancy, Law, Insurance, Banking and Finance, Marketing,
Quantity Survey, Engineering, Architecture, Computer Science, Statistics,
Purchasing and Supply or other related disciplines as approved by the National
Council on Establishment.
Only Candidates with nomination letters duly endorsed by
their Accounting Officers will be admitted to the training.
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should include their Curriculum
Vitae (of the nominated officer), which must clearly state the following
details in the following order:
Names, email address and phone number of the officer
Current cadre and grade level (Nominees should not be above
GL 15 or equivalent)
Date of first appointment, confirmation and last promotion
(relevant document attached)
Academic and professional qualifications (attach copies of
Nominees must have attended at least one course in any of
the Public Procurement Research Centre (PPRCs) located either at ABU, Zaria or
FUT, Owerri (Attach a copy of certificate of attendance) – Returness are not
affected by this
The Requests from Federal Government Parastatals, Agencies,
Institutions and Commissions or other Procuring Entities that derive at least
thirty-five(35) percent of its funds for procurement from the Federation Share
of Consolidated Revenue Fund must reach the Bureau not later than the closing
date stated above and should be addressed to:
Bureau of Public Procurement,
11 Suleiman Barau Crescent,
Off Ibrahim Taiwo Street,
State House, Asokoro-Abuja.
Application Closing Date: 4.00 pm; 20th September 2019.
There is no conversion training to the procurement cadre for
core Civil Servants employed directly by the Federal Civil Service Commission
The endorsement of any nominee (new and returnee) by
Accounting Officers implies that successful nominees shall be converted into
the Procurement Cadre in their respective establishments.
Only shortlisted nominee(s) shall be admitted to the
Nominees who have attempted three (3) times must not to
Nominees who have less than three (3) years left in service
from the date of the advertisement must not to apply;
Only shortlisted nominated officers for the training would
Nominee(s) must be computer literate;
Nomination(s) should reflect gender inclusiveness.
Only the shortlisted candidates and the dates scheduled for
the conversion training to commence shall be published on the Bureau’s website,
Federal Tenders Journal and two national daily newspapers on Monday, October 7,
For further enquiries about the job role: Please call – , 08055171713, 08036888773, 08035958600 or send an e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org or visit: www.bpp.gov.ng