DescriptionThe City of Chandler Management Services Department is currently seeking qualified individuals interested in joining our team as a Procurement Officer. This is a regular, full-time position with benefits. The position is scheduled to work Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Once past probation, there may be an opportunity to work remotely a few days per week.
RequirementsWho we are looking for Our new team member will have a passion for customer service, teamwork, and collaboration. We are looking for a new team member who will bring hard work, initiative, and dedication to the team. Our new team member will have strong problem-solving skills, a positive attitude, and a willingness to learn and innovate with the team. We are looking for someone who can build strong and lasting relationships with City staff, contractors, and the public. Essential Duties Performs on-going contract management including ensuring contracts are valid, determining requirements for solicitations or renewals based on market conditions and customer requirements, recommending corrective actions for contractor deficiencies, documenting change orders and amendments, monitoring and documenting contractor performance; verifies insurance coverage and spending limits. Procures a variety of supplies, services, commodities, consultants, repair and maintenance; determine appropriate policies, procedures and methods for procurement; collaborates with customer department to develop contract specifications, scope of work and evaluation criteria and ensures procurement compliance; prepares solicitation document, oversees contractor evaluation process, conducts negotiations, facilitates legal review of recommended contract and prepares memoranda for Council approval, as needed. Provides training and guidance to internal and external customers; conducts training on purchasing policies and procedures; recommends alternative, economical solutions; researches market trends and developments; monitors price trends and inflation rates. Responds to citizen inquiries, solicitation protests and contractor related issues; resolves contractual disputes. Assists with developing and implementing purchasing policies and procedures and implementing strategic programs and projects.
Review the full description and apply here: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/chandleraz/jobs/3879251/procurement-officer?page=2&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs
Name: Christina Pryor
Closing Date: February 2, 2023