The leading public, multi-disciplinary, tertiary level, educational and training institution in Western Jamaica

Invites Applications for the following:

  • Purchasing Officer – EIGS/AS4

The successful applicant should possess:



  • Associate Degree in Business Administration, Management Information Systems or equivalent qualifications
  • 5 CSEC/GCE Subjects (Inclusive of Mathematics, English Language and Business related)
  • At least two (2) years’ experience in a similar capacity
  • Knowledge of Accounting/Book-Keeping Software
  • Familiarity with the Government of Jamaica and the Montego Bay Community College Procurement procedures and guidelines


  • Above average skills in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Excellent Communication, negotiation, analytical, customer service skills
  • Ability to take minutes and prepare reports
  • The ability to communicate with persons on various levels, interpret requisition and make recommendations where necessary

Preferred Attributes:

  •  Integrity
  • Planning Skills
  • Flexible
  • Ability to organize and prioritize
  • Excellent interpersonal skills


  • Assist with the sourcing of quotation/estimates for all departments.
  • Purchase goods, services and works for all departments in accordance with the Government of Jamaica procurement guidelines and the Montego Bay Community College procurement standards and procedures. 
  • Assist with the preparation and distribution of Purchase Orders and Tax Exemption certificates (GCT Exemption Certificates).
  • Develop and maintain excellent working relationship with suppliers, small contractors and all other internal customers.
  • Record and produce minutes of Procurement Committee Meetings.

  • Cashier – EIGS/AS2



The incumbent will be required to maintain excellent customer service, receipt all cash and cheques accurately and efficiently and maintain an up-to-date inventory of stock (stationery in his/her possession).


  • Minimum of four (4) CXCs or GCEs including Mathematics & English Language
  • Previous experience as a Cashier or similar capacity


  • Excellent Computer skills
  • Excellent Customer Service skills
  • Strong Communication skills
  • Ability to organize and prioritize
  • Excellent interpersonal skills


Preferred Attributes:

  •  Integrity
  • Initiative
  • Confidentiality
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Flexible


Regrettably only candidates shortlisted for an interview will be contacted.


Applications along with resumes should be submitted no later than Tuesday, August 23, 2022 to: 


The Chairman

c/o The Human Resources Manager

Montego Bay Community College

P.O. Box 626 Montego Bay