The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)

Procurement agent services

We leverage our considerable global and field procurement experience and technical expertise in areas such as infrastructure, health, mine action, and many other categories, to support our partners in their work. Our specialized and proven services are critical for the successful implementation of large-scale projects and complex supply chains for our partners.

What we offer

End-to-end procurement and supply agent services on behalf of our partners including:

  • Supply market analysis
  • Technical specification validation and development
  • Procurement planning and strategy
  • Preparation of solicitation documents
  • Management of tender processes and evaluation of proposals
  • Contracting of suppliers and contract management
  • Definition and implementation of quality assurance and inspection
  • Organization of transportation and inspection
  • Logistics management
  • Installation, testing and verification

Ensuring procurement best practice

UNOPS implements best practices in procurement in order to achieve efficient and transparent processes that deliver best value for money. These include: procurement legislative procedures, risk management and quality assurance, sustainable procurement, anti-corruption and fraud prevention measures, eProcurement and business intelligence, capability development, and UN procurement collaboration.