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Director- Purchasing and Supply
As one of the nation's largest school systems, Prince George's County Public Schools in suburban and urban communities in Maryland is a culturally diverse organization dedicated to the highest educational standards. We have an immediate opportunity for an experienced professional who can contribute to our outstanding leadership team. Under the direction of the Chief of Supporting Services, this position is responsible for the overall supply chain, procurement, acquisition and distribution of materials, equipment and services, by maintaining the supply inventory in a cost saving and timely manner. The Director will be responsible for performing executive level supervision for all procurement, vendor contracting, and supply, warehouse and distribution services.
We seek a candidate with a Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, Public Administration or a related field (Master's degree preferred); 10 years of purchasing experience with organizations that have diversified commodities, construction projects, cooperative, blanket establishments, and agreements; and 5 years of supervisory experience in a major purchasing organization. Individual with demonstrated leadership and management acumen, along with exceptional communication and team building skills preferred.
We offer a salary commensurate with experience and a comprehensive benefits package. For a complete job description (reference position code IRC64009) and to apply online, visit our website at: www.pgcps.org. For consideration, please apply by the June 11, 2013 closing date. EOE, M/F/D/V. Appropriate accommodations for individuals with disabilities are available upon request.