DescriptionWe are small, but in the middle of it all. The City of Tolleson is one of the best places to start or advance your career. Incorporated in 1929, we are committed to providing employees with opportunities for learning and growth. Are you interested in joining our team? If you are passionate about making a difference in the community, the City of Tolleson is looking for people like you. This class is the fourth level in a five level Fiscal Services series. Incumbents are responsible for formal and informal purchasing, contract negations, scope of work development, interpreting, and creating final contract documents involving materials, supplies, equipment, and services for the City. The incumbent works independently with the department's subject matter expert or leadership team member to help develop specifications and conduct specialized research on RFQ's and contracts. Other duties include, but are not limited to, working on high profile and sensitive procurements, including state and national cooperative contracts; drafting, editing, reviewing, and interpreting contract terms, pricing, and conditions specifications; evaluating proposals, bids and quotes; final negotiating, and/or recommending and awarding of contracts within policy limits.
RequirementsBachelor's Degree in a related field and 2 years of experience in government purchasing, along with Certified Public Purchasing Buyer (CPPB), Certified Public Procurement Officer (CPPO), Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM), Certified Procurement Officer (CPO) or Certified Purchasing Manager (CPM) required; or an equivalent combination of directly related education and experience. Candidates that do not possess prior experience in government purchasing along with related certification may be considered for the position; however, if hired, will be classed as a fiscal specialist grade 11. Associate's Degree and 2 years of related experience in assigned area of responsibility; or an equivalent combination of directly related education and experience.
Name: Victoria Juvet