Employment Opportunity:  Procurement Coordinator

Procurement Coordinator - 

The Wakulla County Board of County Commissioners is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time Procurement Coordinator within the Board of County Commissioners. This position will be located in the Administration Office and will report directly to the Fiscal Operations Director.

This is a highly independent position requiring extensive skill, knowledge and experience in current local, state and federal purchasing policies, practices and methods to successfully coordinate the County’s procurement activities. This position requires proficiency in written, oral, research, analytical and computer skills to achieve the goals of the County. This position is responsible for the implementation and management of the County’s policies related to procurement including preferred vendors, Small Women and Minority Business Enterprise (W/MBE) program and the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) program as applicable to meet procurement related requirements. It further requires knowledge and the ability to understand and apply federal, state, and local laws, policies, procedures and practices. e.g. County Purchasing Policy; State Purchasing Law, Chapter 287, Florida Statutes; the Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards, 2 CFR 200, etc. This position would also provide assistance in the development of grant applications, management, project compliance, timelines, reporting, budgets, disbursements, etc.

Qualifications: Requires graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in business administration, public administration, communications, education or one of the social/behavior sciences or other related field, and three (3) years of professional or paraprofessional purchasing, grant and/or contract experience; or an equivalent combination of training and related work experience. Salary will commensurate with qualifications and experience.

To apply, send a Wakulla County employment application to Human Resources, P.O. Box 1263, Crawfordville, FL 32326. Applications may be obtained by visiting our website at www.mywakulla.com or can be picked up at the County Administrator’s office located at 3093 Crawfordville Highway, Crawfordville, FL. If you have questions regarding qualifications and/or duties and responsibilities, you may contact Deborah DuBose at 850.926.0919. Veteran’s preference will be given to qualified applicants. Wakulla County is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. This advertisement will close on Friday, January 8, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.