CA RIVERSIDE COUNTY, CA | Temporary
JOB DUTIES: Plans, directs and supervises centralized municipal purchasing, warehousing, and receiving and distribution activities.
Initiates the development and/or revision of municipal purchasing policies within the framework of the municipal code; recommends updates of purchasing-related municipal codes.
Develops, maintains and evaluates appropriate purchasing systems, records, forms, procedures and controls.
Develops specifications for the purchase of municipal services, equipment, supplies and materials.
Coordinates the bidding process, including developing quotation requests, arranging for advertising, analyzing bids, and selecting or recommending vendors and contractors.
Requests quotations for and negotiates the purchase of specialized services and products.
Prepares purchasing correspondence and comprehensive reports for presentation to the CEO, department heads, vendors and contractors.