|NEBRASKA STATE GOVERNMENT
invites applications for the position of:
Procurement Administrator - Lincoln
|SALARY:||Depends on Qualifications|
|JOB TYPE:||PERM FULL TIME|
|DEPARTMENT:||Health & Human Services Department|
Are you a proven leader with extensive procurement experience and aspire to make a difference? The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has an exciting leadership opportunity for a Procurement Administrator to join our team and oversee the agency's overall procurement and acquisition strategy. DHHS contributes to the lives and health of Nebraskans every day in a variety of ways and settings. Our mission, "Helping people live better lives," provides the motivation to make a difference.
The Procurement Administrator will play an important role in furthering this mission by serving as the central procurement authority for DHHS, establishing organizational goals and policies, and increasing effectiveness of procurement initiatives and coordinated efforts within DHHS Divisions.
To Apply: If you are interested in joining our team and have a desire to fulfill our mission to "help people live better lives", please submit a Resume/CV and letter of interest to Jared Johnson at DHHS.MyHR@nebraska.gov.
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|QUALIFICATIONS / REQUIREMENTS:|
REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's degree in Business Management, Business Administration or relevant field of study and 10+ years of experience in local, state, federal, major university system or private sector procurement field.
PREFERRED: Master's degree in Public Administration, Business Administration or relevant field of study and progressive supervisory, management, and leadership experience.
OTHER: Valid driver's license or the ability to provide independent, authorized transportation.
|KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:|
Successful candidates will have knowledge of principles and practices of procurement, distribution, inventory and contract management; be a proven team player with strong relationship building and communication skills with stakeholders at all levels; strong independent judgment and decision-making skills; high level of organizational skills, initiative and attention to detail; ability to advise on procurement best practices and resolve concerns effectively; ability to consistently interpret and apply policy, procedures and guidelines; ability to perform statistical and cost-benefit analysis; and a proven leader able to coach, develop, and motivate team, and align organizational design as needs change.
|APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT:
1526 K Street, Suite 100
Lincoln, NE 68508
|Equal Opportunity Employer|
|Date Posted||November 8, 2018|
|Date Closes||December 31, 2018|
|Located In||Lincoln, NE|
|Job Type||Full-time Employee|
|Experience Level||Experienced (7-15 yrs. experience)|
|SOC Category||11-3061.00 Purchasing Managers|
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