Senior Procurement Specialist
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Fluvanna County is seeking an individual to perform professional procurement services exercising extensive independent judgment and management capabilities.
Duties involve complex and specialized work in the procurement of a variety of supplies, materials, vehicles, equipment, public works and capital outlay projects, professional and non-professional services, and other services required by, but not limited to, Fluvanna County staff. Prepare formal solicitation packages including review and preparation of detailed technical specifications, terms and conditions, bonding and surety information, sample contract, and special instructions. Assist management in developing bid request and proper preparation of procurement documents. Prepares, reviews, and negotiates contracts for materials, equipment, supplies, construction, public works and capital outlay projects, and for professional and non-professional services. Monitor and evaluate vendor performance and contract compliance and assist in maintaining the integrity and administration of the organization’s purchasing system.
EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE DESIRED - Requires an Associate’s degree in business or public administration and considerable purchasing experience, preferably in the public sector; or any equivalent combination of acceptable education and experience. Desired professional certification from a recognized purchasing related organization, such as Virginia Contracting Officer (VCO) or Certified Public Procurement Officer (CPPO).