Job

CONTRACT OFFICER, PROCUREMENT OFFICER I

  • Company: Virginia Community College System - Shared Services Center
  • Location: Daleville, Virginia 24083 United States
  • Salary:
  • Date Posted: July 9, 2021
  • Closing Date: July 25, 2021

Description

Under their direct supervisor the Contract Officer procures a wide variety of goods and services for the 23 VCCS colleges, the System Office and the Shared Services Center.

The position: -Solicits and issues contracts for goods and services as needed by the SSC customers utilizing a variety of simple and complex procurement methods. -Receives demand signals and purchases goods and services above the small purchase threshold. -Ensures that all purchases are performed accurately, timely and in accordance with applicable state laws & policies and VCCS policies. -Employs best business practices to continuously improve performance, compliance, efficiency and effectiveness.

Requirements

Required qualifications: -Associates degree from an accredited institution, or equivalent education and experience. -Experience in a customer service environment -Current Virginia Contracting Officer (VCO) certification or ability to obtain Virginia Contracting Associate (VCA) certification within one year of hire and VCO within two years; see https://vip.dgs.virginia.gov/ for more information on VCA & VCO certifications. Preferred qualifications: -Knowledge of governmental procurement principles and ability to follow procurement policy and standard operating procedures. -Working knowledge of Commonwealth of Virginia & VCCS procurement policies (VPPA, APSPM, etc.). -Working knowledge of eVA (state procurement system)

Application Process

This position is a hybrid telework schedule with 2 in-office days in Daleville, VA and 3 remote days. Please apply at the following link: https://jobs.vccs.edu/hr/postings/35134

Contact Info


Name: Monica Mathena
Phone: 540-591-4003
Email: mmathena@ssc.vccs.edu
Closing Date: July 25, 2021
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