Assistant Purchasing Manager @ City of Little Rock


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Position Information/Description
To identify commodity sources, develops solicitations and contracts; coordinates the City of Little Rock bid process; develops and reviews specifications for the procurement of equipment, materials, supplies, goods and services for City of Little Rock Departments.
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Minimum Qualifications and Additional Requirements: These knowledge, skills, and abilities are usually, although not always, acquired through completion of two (2) years of college coursework in Business Administration, Procurement, Public Administration, Supply Chain Management or a related area; four (4) years of professional-level experience in the purchasing of a variety of commodities and/or the procurement of goods and services for a large multi-departmental agency or organization, preferably in the public sector OR four (4) years of demonstrated technical writing experience to include interpretation of requests for the formulation and development of a written technical document i.e. Buyer, Research, Grant Writer, or related professions; OR four (4) years of experience involving comprehensive research to develop detailed bid specifications, request for proposals (RFPs), request for qualifications (RFQs) or related areas; one (1) year of supervisory experience. Equivalent combinations of education and experience will be considered.

Must possess a valid Arkansas Class D (Non-Commercial Vehicle) Driver's License before employment and maintain licensure for the duration of employment in this position.
Must be available to work outside of the normal office hours to meet deadlines as required.

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