Solution Designer, Procurement, Copenhagen

Organization: UNOPS - United Nations Office for Project Services

Country: Denmark

City: Copenhagen, Denmark

Office: UNOPS HQ Copenhagen

Closing date: Saturday, 18 May 2019

UNOPS Information and Communication Technology (ICT) unit´s purpose is to embed innovation and harness cutting-edge technology to deliver solutions to UNOPS that truly address business needs as well as provide greater effectiveness, efficiency and differentiation to UNOPS products and services. UNOPS ICT unit is responsible for architecting, designing, delivering, and managing all UNOPS ICT infrastructure and business applications. The unit includes Enterprise Architects, Business Analysts, Solutions Designers and Developers from all around the world which are based primarily in Denmark and Thailand.

We are looking for highly skilled and motivated individuals who will help us position UNOPS ICT as a truly transformative part of UNOPS.

Under the supervision of the Solutions Design Lead, the Solution Designer, Procurement will orchestrate the work in the Procurement stream to ensure the timely delivery of optimal and appropriate solutions in the area of Procurement to address business needs and requirements. The Solution Designer, Procurement will ensure that the business needs identified are optimally addressed with a view towards best practices within Procurement systems and increased efficiency, effectiveness, and / or differentiation for UNOPS products and services. 1. Delivers functional and technical expertise in the area of Procurement

Provides a deep level of functional knowledge and support to the Solutions Design team and ICT Business Analysts including provision of advice to improve business processes and ensure optimal operation of the solution for Procurement

Makes recommendations on best use of Unit4 Business World (UBW) Procurement functionality to accomplish strategic business objectives

Investigates reported application problems and works with technical specialists to test, diagnose and isolate the root cause of problems. Coordinates further diagnosis and tests as necessary and recommend workarounds where appropriate

Ensures system documentation relating to Procurement processes are maintained, kept up to date and meet UNOPS standards

Provides technical advice in the development and review of design activities for system improvements, changes, enhancements and upgrades as they relate to Procurement

2. Delivers solutions design and key / core application development in the area of Procurement