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Purchasing Supervisor - Detroit, MI

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Company Name:Wayne County Government
Location:Detroit, MI
Employment Type:Full Time
Pay:$41,439 - Salary
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A Bachelor's Degree from a recognized college or university in Business Administration, Accounting or a related field; AND

At least one (1) year full-time paid professional experience in procurement or inventory management; OR

At least five (5) years of full-time paid professional experience in procurement or inventory management; AND


A Valid State of Michigan driver's license and an acceptable safe driving record (INDICATE MICHIGAN DRIVER'S LICENSE NUMBER ON APPLICATION)



In the Sheriff's Office, the Purchasing Supervisor will provide support and guidance to all users in all procurement matters, seek maximum competition in the expenditure of public funds while maintaining a reputation for fairness and integrity, and ensure that the process of finding agreeing terms and acquiring goods, services or works from an external source utilizing a tendering or competitive bidding process is adhered to. The Purchasing Supervisor may assign duties, explain work requirements, methods and procedures to stockroom personnel; review subordinates' work and correct as required; resolve minor complaints and grievances and initiate disciplinary action; train storekeeping personnel and recommend changes concerning stockroom procedures, policies and work methods. The Purchasing Supervisor will work closely with customers and vendors, including following up with vendors and customer agencies regarding delinquencies, stock shortages, specifications, receiving, inspecting, stocking and issuing stock and adjusting for damages, overages, shortages, returning over shipments, etc; as well as other duties as assigned.



Wayne County is an Equal Opportunity Employer AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service alumni are encouraged to apply.

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