Procurement Official

Kentucky, United States
Salary Not specified
Sep 29, 2020
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Procurement Official

Position Number: S00647P
Position Type: Staff
Position Category: Fulltime Professionals
Search Type: External
Posted Salary Information: Grade 45 (Click here for EKU Salary Grades)
Driver Classification: Non Driver
City: Richmond
Division: VP for Finance & Administration
Department: Financial & Business Affairs
Unit: Purchasing
FLSA: Exempt
Contact Person: Andrea Cashell
Schedule Type: Full Time (37.5 hrs per week or more)
Additional Schedule Details:
Funding Source: Institutional
Retirement: KTRS

Position Summary:
The Procurement Official plans and executes the competitive bid process, Request for Proposals, Request for Quotes and other related activities involved in the purchasing materials, products or services for the University. Under minimal direction, incumbent utilizes independent judgment to interpret policies and procedures and answer non-routine and sometimes complex questions to a variety of constituents. The incumbent will utilize contractual authority in the development and review all procurement related contracts including. The incumbent will also assist in trainings related to procurement and contract management processes.

Minimum Education:
Bachelor’s degree is required. Business Administration preferred.

Minimum Experience:
Two years of experience in procurement is preferred. Experience in a college or university setting preferred.

Minimum Licensure and Certification:

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Desired Qualifications:

Job Functions:

Posting Number: S00647P
Number of Vacancies: 1
Job Open Date: 09/28/2020
Application Review Date:
Job Close Date: 10/28/2020
Open Until Filled: No

Special Instructions Summary:

AA/EEO Statement:
Eastern Kentucky University is an EEO/AA institution that values diversity in its faculty, staff, and student body. In keeping with this commitment, the University welcomes applications from diverse candidates who support diversity.

Background Check Statement:
Offers of employment are contingent upon satisfactory background check.

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