Senior Procurement Agent

Entity: Lee County Port Authority
Salary: $48,882-$78,212 Annually
Closing Date: 1/18/2019
Description: The senior procurement agent performs detailed technical and professional work in managing competitive solicitations for the acquisition and commodities or services. The position is responsible for the preparation, review and analysis of solicitation documents for acquisition activities that are more complex and/or extensive and related work as directed. This position is responsible for overseeing daily responsibilities of the purchasing office and providing general guidance to staff. Work is performed under the general supervision of the purchasing manager. Management of a high volume of diverse work associated with the solicitation of competitive bids, proposals, letters of qualifications and/or quotations. Leads procurement planning and coordination of activities , clearly communicates and maintains a timely and accurate exchange with client departments. Advises and instructs departments on purchasing policy and procedure. Provide assistance to client departments in developing statements of work, scopes of work or specifications to be used for competitively soliciting. Preforms diligence in the review of bid waivers including sole source, single source, emergency and piggyback requests for acquisition and recommends appropriate action.
Qualifications: High School Diploma/GED required. Bachelor degree and a minimum of five years work experience required or an equivalent combination of training and experience may be considered. Certified professional Public Buyer (CPPB) or other nationally recognized procurement or purchasing certification is desired. Must possess a valid Florida driver's License.
Additional Information: Application deadline is 4:30 p.m. Friday, January 18, 2019 EOE/DWF/Veterans Preference
Contact Information
Lee County Port Authority
(239) 590-4800