Contracting Agent

  • Company: Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools
  • Location: Nashville, Tennessee 37204 US
  • Salary: $55,700 to $60,091
  • Date Posted: January 12, 2023
  • Closing Date: January 31, 2023


This position is generally assigned challenging sourcing and contracting projects. Works with minimal supervision, manages own time effectively, maintains control over all current projects/responsibilities and informs management of project updates and status. Follows up on all relevant issues.

Technical Competence: Possesses necessary knowledge to effectively perform job and able to apply what he/she has learned about his/her job. An average procurement enterprise system user.


Desired: Bachelor's Degree or working towards a Bachelor's Degree and certification by a procurement certificate issuing organization.

Experience: 2-3 years of progressively more demanding work in a related field of experience. Procurement direct experience is desired. May waive some of the years experience for a Master's or higher degree in a related business discipline.

Skills Required: Analytical, mathematical, logical assessment of written proposals, collaboration of ideas, demonstrated ability to speak to large groups of people, guiding and/or advising others (often holding higher level positions), awareness of negotiation techniques, demonstrated skills with Microsoft Office applications ability to use multiple enterprise level applications and ability to function as part of a larger team.

Application Process

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Contact Info

Name: Kevin Edwards
Phone: 615-259-8548
Closing Date: January 31, 2023