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.
A bachelor’s degree in Business, English, Accounting, or a
related field is required. Required experience includes 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
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 8, 2021.
Harford Community College is committed to the principles of
Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity. It is
the policy of Harford Community College not to discriminate against
applicants on the basis of sex, gender identity, sexual
orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin,
physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, or any
other characteristic protected by law with regard to any employment
practices. HCC is an EEO and ADA/ADAA employer that values,
embraces, and supports diversity in the College community.