The Senior Buyer is responsible for the entire purchasing life cycle—from identification of the requirements to contract administration—ensuring the organization is utilizing the most effective purchasing strategies for individual purchases and for the totality of his/her buying responsibility. The Senior Buyer performs complex senior-level procurement work in support of contract administration activities for capital projects and services. Other areas of responsibility include developing, compiling and presenting Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to assist the agency in achieving its organization goals.
Open Until Filled
ATTRIBUTES AND SKILL SETS:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, experience, and/or ability required or when listed, preferred. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
A Bachelor’s degree is required, with emphasis in Business or Supply Chain Management preferred. A minimum of five years in procurement and contract management. Experience with Federal Transit Administration (FTA) and public funded procurements is desirable. Experience managing internal stakeholder relationships and effective communication skills at all levels throughout the organization is preferred. The work requires innovative problem solving and considerable initiative. Certification by a recognized professional organization is desirable.
WAGE BAND H - Hiring range: $73,836.00 to $87,500.00 yearly (DOQ), with excellent fringe benefits. Submit resume
UPON REQUEST you will need to submit a current (within last 30 days) H-6 DMV printout.
An Equal Opportunity Employer
Successful candidate must pass company physical, drug and alcohol test.
Long Beach Transit 1963 E. Anaheim Street, Long Beach, California 90813
This job description is not intended to be a complete listing of all the job duties required of this position, but to provide information on the general scope of the position.