Description

Salary: 57,832 to 75,000, DOE
Job Description: The Procurement & Contracts Manager performs specialized and responsible administrative work involved in the soliciting of purchases for consultants, contractors, equipment, materials, and supplies for the Housing Authority of Salt Lake City. The position is also responsible for managing supplies, materials, equipment and related inventory thereof. Work involves complex contracting and contract oversight, preparing scopes, report writing, interface with vendors, and basic financial tracking. Performance of the duties requires considerable knowledge of purchasing requirements and regulations. The incumbent of this position receives general direction from the Finance Director but is recognized as the technical expert on procurement and contracting subjects.

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Education & Experience
-Bachelor’s degree or equivalent with emphasis on courses related to business administration, accounting, procurement or related field. Strong procurement and contracting experience; minimum of 2 years progressively responsible professional procurement experience, preferably in a public agency.
-Knowledge of purchasing and supply methods and procedures; including buying and legal mandates.
-Thorough knowledge and ability to interpret and apply procurement practices and procedures, laws, codes and regulations.
-Experience writing and formatting routine business correspondence, reports, documents, manuals, and presentations.
-Good written and oral communication and presentation skills. Ability to relate and communicate with persons from all socio-economic, ethnic and racial backgrounds.
-Ability to work independently in an environment where judgment must be exercised rapidly.
-Strong organizational and project management skills with the ability to meet deadlines in a fast paced environment, and work well under pressure.
-Proficient with computer programs. Microsoft Office tools - specifically Outlook, Word, and Excel. Yardi experience a plus.
-Ability to research, prepare and present written and verbal reports of moderate complexity to management. Ability to formulate conclusions and make recommendations.
-The ability to work under timeline pressures with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail with constant interruptions and changing deadlines and priorities

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the person assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, skills and physical demands required by this position.
Location: Salt Lake City
Status: full-time

Information

How to Apply: Resumes and applications will be accepted until the position is filled online at the job link listed, fax 801-428-0585 or at 1776 S. West Temple, Salt Lake City EOE.
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