Purchasing Manager

Purchasing Manager
Weld County Government
 Greeley, Colorado
Job Description

We are looking for a Purchasing Manager that has good management skills, market researching tactics, negotiation skills and strong communication skills. If this describes you, we want you to join our Purchasing Team!

Under the CFO, the Purchasing Manager is responsible for policy development, oversight and management of county solicitations, awards, and contracts to ensure timely, comprehensive, compliant, and ethical procurement activity. This position provides leadership and guidance to the daily and strategic procurement activities of all county departments. The Purchasing Manager mentors a staff that has a direct impact on all aspects of the solicitation and procure-to-pay process and promotes transparency and cost savings. The Purchasing Manager position engages and collaborates with the Board of County Commissioners, senior leadership, and key stakeholders within the county including the County Attorney’s Office, project managers, and departments leadership.