Purchasing Agent, Buyer - Certified

  • Company: Charlotte County Public Schools
  • Location: Punta Gorda, Florida 33950 USA
  • Salary: $24 to $24
  • Date Posted: May 23, 2023
  • Closing Date: June 2, 2023


The Procurement Services Department is looking for a Buyer who is Certified in Governmental Procurement to assist the managerial staff in reviewing contractual binding documents to ensure they comply with Federal, State, District and Local procurement regulations, policies and procedures. They should also be able to perform cost and price analysis and all other duties as described in this job description.


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS*: Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills and/or abilities. To perform this job successfully, the incumbent will possess the abilities or aptitudes to perform each duty successfully. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION, TRAINING & EXPERIENCE: Associate’s degree or five years procurement experience (50% in public sector) Experience of at least three (3) years doing hands-on purchasing, experience creating and managing most complex Federal, State and local government procurements: Formal Invitations to bid, Requests for Proposals and Invitations to Negotiate Proven ability to deal with problems/needs/protests from users, the public, vendors, contractors, Federal/State auditors in a competent, professional manner Proven ability to perform both price and cost analysis that meets Federal, State and auditor standards

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, & REGISTRATIONS: National contracts or procurement certification such as NIGP-CPP, CPPO, CPPB

Application Process

Go to the District's website to apply.

Contact Info

Name: Mike Pershing
Phone: 941-621-3011
Closing Date: June 2, 2023