Procurement Specialist

  • Company: City of Vancouver
  • Location: Vancouver, WA, Washington 98661 United States
  • Salary: $5,664 to $7,662
  • Date Posted: April 28, 2023
  • Closing Date: June 30, 2023


This is a journey level position and is characterized by expert competence in procurement which includes responsibility for interpreting and applying local statutes in a variety of areas within procurement. This position works to ensure compliance with purchasing guidelines, policies, procedures and best practices with specialty projects. This position is primarily responsible for managing locally funded public works, job order contracting, small works, maintenance contracts, from development of solicitation and contract through final contract closeout. This includes strategizing with project teams to develop project timelines, specifications, general conditions, and contract requirements.


Two (2) years’ experience performing various procurement activities, including but not limited to utilizing and managing various procurement methods, reviewing, and analyzing offers prior to awarding of contracts, and developing and negotiating contracts. Equivalent to a Associate's Degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in accounting, business administration, public administration, or a closely related field. Bachelor’s Degree, preferred. NIGP-CPP, Certified Public Procurement Buyer (CPPB), CPM or Certified Professional in Supply Chain Management (desired)

Application Process

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Contact Info

Name: Anna L. Vogel
Phone: 360-487-8429
Closing Date: June 30, 2023