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Procurement Specialist

Date: Oct 10, 2018, 15:22 PM
Title: Procurement Specialist
Agency: County of Sonoma
Address: Santa Rosa, ca
Salary Range: $56623 To $68833

Job Description

As a Procurement Specialist you will be responsible for purchasing, or negotiating to purchase, items in both general and specialized commodity areas, such as equipment, materials, services, construction, or data processing. You will work with department officials to determine needs, initiate and process requisitions, resolve problems concerning goods or billing, correspond with vendors, and review bids for legal correctness, price, and acceptability. Good communication skills and data collection techniques for establishing sources of supply, product and vendor information; office procedures, accounting and budgetary controls, statistical analysis, and market research techniques; modern training techniques. Ability to analyze requisitions and prepare product specifications and contracts; evaluate bids and make awards impartially and objectively; establish and maintain effective working relationships with departmental officials, employees, sales representatives, and the public; prepare written reports and maintain records; write and speak clearly and concisely; train, organize, and review the work of a Buyer Trainee.

Job Requirements

Possession of a Certified Purchasing Manager (C.P.M.), Certified Professional Supply Manager (C.P.S.M.), Certified Professional Public Buyer (C.P.P.B.) or Certified Public Purchasing Officer (C.P.P.O.) certification; or an equivalent certification by an accredited association, is desirable.

Application Process: Applications are accepted on-line at: www.yourpath2sonomacounty.org. Paper applications may be submitted by person, fax (707-565-3770), email, or through the mail. All applications and appropriate supplemental information as outlined in the job bulletin must be RECEIVED by the time and date specified on the first page of this job announcement. Applications received after the recruitment closes will not be accepted. APPLICATIONS MAY BE OBTAINED AND FILED ONLINE AT: http://www.yourpath2sonomacounty.org OR 575 Administration Drive, Suite 116B, Santa Rosa, CA 95403

Contact Name: Amy Kraus
Contact Phone: 707-565-2331
Contact Email: hr@sonoma-county.org
Closing Date: Oct 31, 2018, 08:00 AM

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