Kashif Ali Zia

Additional Director Procurement

Kashif holds Master’s Degree in Commerce from Hailey College of Commerce, University of the Punjab. He is result-oriented, highly productive in Procurement, Contracts management, with more than 15 years of demonstrated public sector experience with the ability to handle day to day procurement related jobs, hiring of consultants & contractors and significantly reduce procurement costs by standardizing processes, negotiating favourable terms and streamlining supplier channels. An effective problem solver with unique ability to think analytically, creatively and always endeavours continuous improvement. Handle multiple tasks effectively under work pressure. Outstanding communication, Influencing and persuasion skills with recognized expertise in:

Procurement of Goods, Works & Services Under Punjab Procurement Rules-2014, Public Procurement Rules-2004, And World Bank Regulations | Negotiation & Collaboration With Vendors | Preparation of Advertisements, Bid Documents, Expression Of Interest (EOI), Request For Proposals (RFP), Contracts | Inventory Management | Conflict Resolution / Arbitration | Sops Development For Efficient Procurement | Excellent Command Over Punjab Procurement Rules-2014 | Excellent Computer Skills | World Bank Web Portal, STEP (Systematic Tracking of Exchanges in Procurement)