This full-time position provides and coordinates administrative and technical support to the procurement process and contract administration. Under direction of others, perform traditional purchasing work including development of solicitations and related functions of the procurement solicitation process. Wentzville's leadership is committed to being a regional destination, ensuring economic vitality, providing industry-leading services, optimizing the City's infrastructure, and being a safe, inclusive and engaged community. Wentzville employees serve an integral role in integrating these five critical success factors into their everyday jobs. The City offers excellent benefits including health, vision, dental, employer-paid life insurance, long-term disability, a retirement pension, 12 holidays, two floating holidays, vacation time, sick time, tuition reimbursement, employee assistance, a discounted recreation center membership and much more!
Job Qualifications - Education, experience, and training that are required or desirable in order to effectively perform the job at the time of hire. An equivalent combination of education, training, and experience will be considered. Additional requirements and/or substitutions may be requested and require the approval of HR. High school diploma or equivalent required. Minimum of 3 years related experience required, preferably in a public sector purchasing and contract position. Prefer degree in Purchasing, Accounting, Public Administration, Business Administration, or related field from an accredited college or university.
For priority consideration, submit application by 1-3-2022. Applications will only be accepted through the City of Wentzville's online applicant portal. https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/wentzville