Senior Buyer

Entity: City of Deerfield Beach
Salary: $51,085.87 - $65,134.56
Closing Date: 4/26/2019
Description: Performs highly professional and administrative work in the procurement of non-standard and complex procurements of materials, equipment, information technology, construction (including alternative construction procurement methods) and professional services including CCNA in accordance with procurement principles, methods and procedures including legal requirements of government procurement. Primary duties include the procurement of non-standard and complex commodities and services by way of informal and formal quotations, formal competitive solicitations, or other legal means in the most cost-effective and efficient manner possible; contract management and administration of non-standard and complex material and service contracts; administration of purchasing programs, systems, and training. Work requires exercising independent judgment in resolving problems and issues relative to vendors, performing technical research and preparing reports, and reconciling departmental purchase requests and requirements. Work is performed independently with limited supervision of the Purchasing Agent and performance is reviewed through analysis of quality and accuracy of work, ability to meet deadlines, and results obtained.
Qualifications: At least an Associate's degree in business administration, contract, purchasing, supply or logistics management or related field and at least five (5) years of experience in the procurement of materials, equipment, and supplies, preferably in government.
Additional Information: Certification as a Certified Professional Public Buyer (CPPB) by the Universal Public Procurement Certification Council (UPPCC), or must attain within twelve (12) months of eligibility.
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