The State College Area School District (SCASD) is currently accepting applications for a Purchasing Manager/Accountant to assist the Assistant Business Administrator to ensure availability of supplies, equipment and services at competitive prices, as well as maintaining accurate and timely financial reporting in accordance with School Code, Board policy and other relevant state and federal laws and guidelines.
Responsibilities include purchases via competitive bids and informal quotes for supplies, equipment and services necessary for the operation of the school district, monitoring purchase requisitions, coordination and review of contracts for services and various financial reporting, budget preparation and analysis.
The successful candidate will present a positive image of SCASD through professional appearance and behavior; management of difficult situations with skill, patience, and diplomacy; and, work collaboratively across the organization. In addition, this individual will demonstrate a commitment to diversity; the ability to exercise good judgment in a variety of situations; strong written and oral communication, administrative, and organizational skills; and the ability to work under pressure and maintain a realistic balance among multiple priorities.
Requires a Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field with a minimum of three years experience; experience in a school district environment is desired.
SCASD strongly encourages diverse candidates to apply.
Panorama Village Administrative Center