Director for Procurement

  • Harford Community College
  • 401 Thomas Run Rd, Bel Air, MD 21015
  • Jul 28, 2020
Full time   Business/Financial Affairs/Financial Aid Deans & Directors Other Executive

Job Description

The Director for Procurement manages the College’s procurement process; serves as the primary point of contact for the College and contracting agencies on all contractual matters, including utility cost contracts; administers policies and procedures governing the procurement of all materials, equipment, construction, supplies and services; and ensures that policies and procedures are effective and in accordance with laws and regulations, College bylaws, and Board of Trustees policies.

The Director leads the Procurement Services unit to provide timely, consistent, and high quality contract service support to the College; defines and delivers upon expectations for correspondence, information and reports; and supervises one full-time Procurement Assistant.

This is an exempt, administrator position.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

A bachelor’s degree in Business, English, Accounting, or a related field is required.  A minimum of five years of increasingly responsible professional contract/procurement experience; work experience in a higher education environment; and working knowledge of State of Maryland fiscal rules are required.

The Director for Procurement must have strong organizational and communication skills, a strong understanding of most standard contract language, excellent customer service skills, the ability to analyze complex systems and make recommendations, and possess knowledge of standard business practices and policies including budget, planning, and standard accounting principles.

Understanding of Maryland procurement law specific to higher education is preferred.

Apply online by August 18, 2020.

Application Details

 Apply online by August 18, 2020.

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Application Deadline

August 18, 2020