• Company: City of Charlotte-Charlotte Water
  • Location: Charlotte, North Carolina United States
  • Salary: $71,445 to $111,633
  • Date Posted: September 10, 2021
  • Closing Date: September 19, 2021


The City of Charlotte is the largest municipality in North Carolina and the 17th largest city in the United States, with a total population of more than 872,498 citizens. A major commerce center, Charlotte hosts several of the nation's largest banks and technology companies. Also known as the Queen City, Charlotte is home to the Carolina Panthers, the Charlotte Hornets and the NASCAR Hall of Fame. We work hard to ensure that the community will be a winning city for everyone  a truly remarkable place to live, work, learn and play. Join us in helping to keep our City thriving, ensuring upward mobility and advancement in the workplace. This position provides procurement and contracting expertise, consultation, and oversight in support of procurement needs and requirements for Charlotte Water. This position is also responsible for the management of procurement staff whose primary duties include construction and architectural / engineering / surveying (AES) procurements. Work involves conducting procurement and contracting activities while ensuring application and compliance with state and local guidelines, policies, and statutes to ensure the timely completion of assigned procurements. Work also includes project coordination and serving as a liaison to customers and leadership to ensure customers' needs are met in a timely manner. This position requires in-depth knowledge and hands-on experience with all phases of governmental purchasing, contracting, accounting, and reporting as well as management experience. Work also involves partnering with the department's Business Diversity Team to establish Minority, Women, and Small Business Enterprise (MWSBE) goals for projects, assisting customers with Requests for Council Action, and communicating regularly with customers, leadership, vendors, project managers, and other city departments.


* MBA or MPA preferred. * CLGPO, C.P.M., CPPO, CPPB certifications preferred. * Bachelor's degree from an accredited school. * Five (5) years of related work experience. * OR an equivalent combination of education and relevant work/industry/military/job specific experience that provides the necessary knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the essential job duties. Licenses, Certifications or Registrations: * Requires a valid driver's license.

Application Process

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Contact Info

Name: Please apply online
Phone: 980-309-6921
Closing Date: September 19, 2021