Procurement Specialist I

  • Company: University of Central Missouri
  • Location: Warrensburg, Missouri 64093 United States
  • Salary: $41,000 to $42,500
  • Date Posted: March 13, 2023
  • Closing Date: April 15, 2023


Reviews and coordinates complex, one-time, and simple multi-term purchase requests in accordance with university policies and the state of Missouri procurement guidelines. Independently handles projects up to $500,000.00. May handle a variety of projects related to the acquisition of goods and services, including financial analysis and contract negotiations, under the supervision of the Director up to $500,000 and beyond. Provide procurement services with an expectation for high levels of customer focus to a wide range of end users. This position will have the ability to manage and execute basic procurement projects and also be expected to handle small to mid dollar, routine inventory and informal quotes. Additional duties will also require public relations, training, tradeshow participation and demonstrations, contract management, and other tasks as assigned. Direction is received from the Director of Procurement and Materials Management.


One year of procurement related experience. One year of government or higher education procurement experience preferred.

Equivalencies for education or experience are based on the following: AA = 2 years experience; BA/BS = 4 years experience; MA/MS = 6 years experience; PhD = 8 years experience

Application Process

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Contact Info

Name: Bob Walla
Phone: 660-543-4523
Closing Date: April 15, 2023