DescriptionAs the Coordinator of Purchasing you will coordinate and oversee all aspects of assessing, developing, and implementing an effective purchasing program for the district in accordance with applicable law, rules and procedures. You will write specifications and prepare bid invitations for all purchases requiring bids with the exception of insurance. This position also entails, but is not limited to: assitings as necessary in preparations of bid invitations for construction projects, assist schools and departments with technology purchases, evaluate bids received, make recommendations for School Board action, and issue purchase orders or contacts as applicable after bid approval. Provide access to current state purchasing contracts for use with School Board purchases, and maintain and provide access to reference library of awarded supplies for expediting purchases of supplies and equipment.
RequirementsQualifications for this position: Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or related field from an accredited education institution. Four years successful experience in business management Experience in purchasing activity for a governmental of state agency Experience in writing product specifications, bid invitations and requests for proposals Satisfactory criminal background check and drug screening
Name: Keri Whitmore