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Deputy Purchasing Agent

Township of Edison
Edison, NJ Full-time
Posted on April 28, 2019

Deputy Purchasing Agent

The Twp of Edison is accepting resumes for an experienced Deputy Purchasing Agent to perform professional work of advanced difficulty in the technical and administrative functions of all purchasing activities of the Township of Edison, including purchasing and contract administration.
This position is responsible for the procurement of construction, supplies and professional services that are to be conducted in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws, ordinances, rules and regulations.

Applicant must have extensive knowledge of the local public contracts law and other laws, policies and procedures governing public procurement.
Extensive skill in researching and preparing highly complex specifications, solicitations and contract documents and the ability to assume the purchasing, management, and supervisory responsibilities of the Purchasing Agent as requested.
Rutgers University Registered Public Purchasing Official certification required.

A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Business or Public Administration, Finance, Purchasing, or closely related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience necessary. Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word.