Procurement Manager

Department/Agency of position: 
City of Olathe
Location of position: 
Olathe, KS
$57,900 – $74,230
Date Posted: 
Friday, March 2, 2018
Closing Date: 
Monday, April 2, 2018
Job Description: 

The City of Olathe's Resource Management Department is seeking a highly motivated individual to join our team. The Procurement Manager is responsible for managing and supervising the operations the City's centralized procurement and purchasing card program. Performs duties involved in the procurement and contracting for materials, supplies, services, and equipment for City departments and operations; facilitate purchasing projects; and perform other related duties as assigned.

Experience: 5 – 7 years of experience in purchasing, including 2 years supervisory responsibility.

Education: Bachelors Degree or equivalent from an accredited college or university with major course work in business administration, public administration, or related field.

Certifications: Possession of, or ability to obtain, a Public Purchasing Officer (CPPO) certificate issued by the National Institute of Governmental Purchasing.

Must successfully pass a supplemental background check, pre-employment physical and drug screen.

The City of Olathe offers competitive pay and time off and an exceptional benefits package, including medical (with free Wellbeing Center services), dental, vision, life and disability coverage to eligible employees and dependents. In addition, we offer multiple opportunities for retirement savings including a 457 deferred compensation plan and State of Kansas retirement plan. Additional perks include an employee assistance program, flexible spending accounts, tuition reimbursement and a robust Employee Wellbeing program.