Train, direct and supervise employees in the overall operation of the Purchasing Area; coordinate the work of the area including purchasing supplies, equipment and materials for the Division with other areas, departments/suppliers.
Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a major in but not limited to Finance, Management, Accounting or Marketing preferred plus 2-4 years of experience in purchasing procedures/methods and/or contract development and daily administration. Professional certification from National Association of Purchasing Managers (NAPM), National Institute of Governmental Purchasing (NIGP), the American Contract Compliance Association (ACCA), or other applicable procurement certification programs preferred. Master’s degree in Business Administration preferred. Must successfully complete Supervisor Assessment Center. Must complete NIMS Training within one year of entering job. Must have a valid driver’s license from state of residence.
Works inside under good conditions.
CANDIDATES ACCEPTING EMPLOYMENT WITH MLGW MUST LIVE AND MAINTAIN THEIR RESIDENCE WITHIN THE BOUNDARIES OF SHELBY COUNTY, TENNESSEE WITHIN SIX MONTHS OF THEIR EMPLOYMENT DATE. EOE M/F/D/V