Central Procurement Division Director
Stafford County, Virginia is seeking a Central Procurement Division Director. Stafford offers a business-friendly environment, diverse recreational attractions, and is home to some of the nation’s leading companies. With a diverse population off 150,000, the County is located just 40 miles south of the Washington, DC Beltway and 50 miles north of Richmond.
The Central Procurement Division Director presides over all activities and operations involved in management, administration and supervision of the County’s contract and procurement programs. This position will be expected to maintain current processes and identify new processes, develop recommendations for improvements, and ensure compliance with County, State, Federal and grant specific purchasing regulations. The Central Procurement Division Director exercises signatory authority subject to certain constraints (based on dollar amounts) and approvals by the County Administrator and the Board of Supervisors.
This position requires any combination of education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree in Public or Business Administration, Marketing, Contract Management, Procurement, or a related field combined with at least 8 (eight) years of progressively responsible experience in procurement for a public or government organization; and at least 3 (three) years of management experience. Must possess professional certification(s) from a state or national organization of procurement professionals such as the NIGP or UPPCC (VCO, VCM, CPPO, CPPB). Virginia certification and experience is preferred.
The expected hiring range for this position is $95,000 – $130,000. Stafford County has a competitive benefits program including participation in the Virginia Retirement System. Stafford County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.