County Purchasing Agent (QPA)

Applications closing on June 18, 2021, 12:00 AM

  • Job TypeFull Time

Description

The County of Morris is seeking a Qualified Purchase Agent (QPA)

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

The responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  •  Management of the Purchasing Division, inclusive of all purchasing functions and staff.
  •  County procurement of all goods and services on a large scale.
  •  Working with all County departments and Constitutional Offices to insure compliance with Purchasing processes and laws.
  •  Oversee procurement for the Morris County Insurance Fund and Morris County Improvement Authority

Qualifications

The requirements for this position are:   Possession of a Qualified Purchasing Agent Certification (QPA) issued by the Division of Local Government Services , Department of Community Affairs preferred.  Thorough knowledge of purchasing practices and the laws (N.J.S.A. 40A:11) relating to public purchasing necessary . Five years of experience as a QPA. Bachelor’s Degree, however, work experience in lieu of a Bachelor’s Degree may substitute additional experience on a year-to-year basis

Department and Division
Finance- Purchasing

Location

10 Court St,

Morristown, NJ 07960