Under the direction of the Director of Administration, the primary purpose of this position is to plan, organize, and direct the City's Purchasing and Risk Management functions. Responsibilities include processing and reviewing of purchase orders, oversight of solicitations (bids, RFP's, RFQ's), and processing of property and liability claims. Position also assists in planning and implementation of initiatives such as training, wellness, safety, benefits, and other Human Resource projects.
Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration or Public Administration, or related field required with three to five years of experience in procurement; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this position. Must possess excellent communication, relationship building, and computer skills. Municipal experience and basic knowledge of Human Resources and Risk Management preferred.
To be considered, candidates must apply online and upload a resume. http://bristoltn.org/jobs.aspx.
THE CITY OF BRISTOL TENNESSEE IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. OUR GOAL IS FOR OUR WORK FORCE TO BE REPRESENTATIVE OF THE WORKING POPULATION OF BRISTOL, TENNESSEE. WE DO NOT DISCRIMINATE ON THE BASIS OF RACE, COLOR, CREED, NATIONAL ORIGIN, SEX, AGE, VETERAN STATUS, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, OR DISABILITY IN ALL MATTERS PERTAINING TO EMPLOYMENT AND PROMOTION; WE WILL NOT TOLERATE DISCRIMINATION ON THE PART OF MANAGERS OR SUPERVISORS. WOMEN, MINORITIES AND THE DISABLED ENCOURAGED TO APPLY. ALL APPLICANTS SUBJECT TO BACKGROUND CHECK, PHYSICAL EXAMINATION AND DRUG SCREENING.
Name: Donna Huskins
Closing Date: October 31, 2021