State of Georgia Purchasing / Accounts Payable Manager in Cobb, Georgia

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Cobb and Douglas Public Healtha nationally accredited health department, headquartered in Marietta, Georgia**since 1920 promotes and protects the health and safety of the residents of Cobb and Douglas counties in partnership with several other agencies. CDPH is committed to delivering compassionate, high-quality, affordable healthcare services with special attention to the at-risk population. We work to achieve healthy people in healthy communities by: Preventing epidemics and spread of disease, protecting against environmental hazards, preventing injuries, Promoting and encouraging healthy behaviors, responding to disasters, assisting in community recovery, and Assuring the quality and accessibility of health care. By excelling at our core responsibilities, we will assist our residents in living healthier, longer and more rewarding lives.


We Offer:Exceptional opportunities along with excellent benefits, which include:12 paid holidays, 3 weeks each of annual and sick leave per year. A defined benefit retirement plan with full vestment after 10 years of full-time employment; includes an employer 401k match.Payroll deductible health benefits (medical, dental, vision, legal, long-term care, dependent life, AD&D, short and long-term disability, etc.). Medical and child care spending accounts can be established in addition to deferred compensation options. Flexibility within our core operational hours of Monday-Friday 8am-5pm. Learning and growth opportunities. Employee recognition program. Diverse workforce. And much more!


Summary:Under general supervision, the Purchasing/AP Managersupervises, guides, and/or instructs the work assignments of subordinate staff. Develops, coordinates and monitors the agency purchasing, inventory, contract and bidding process throughout the procurement cycle. May manage purchasing card program. Plans and executes procurement strategies that are designed to maximize customer satisfaction and minimize cost. Develops and maintains effective working relationships with internal and external stakeholders. Manages category and vendor performance. Serves as a subject- matter expert.*Essential functions include, but are not limited to:*Develops Request for Quotes (RFQs), Request for Proposals (RFPs), and other solicitation documents based on specified sourcing strategies. Checks and corrects issues with technical writing such as clarity of specifications and grammatical errors. Conducts the technical writing of solicitation documents in compliance with applicable laws, policies, and procedures.Develops, communicates, and implements agency procurement strategy.Serves as central point of contact for customers and vendors.


Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in business administration, public administration or a directly related field from an accredited college or university AND Three years of experience in a purchasing environment, One year of which in a lead/supervisory role OR Six years of experience in a purchasing environment, One year of which in a lead/supervisory role OR One year of experience at the lower level Purchase/Procurement Agent 3 (FEP022) or position equivalent. Note: Some positions may require certification. Note: An equivalent combination of education and job specific experience that provided the knowledge, experience and competencies required to successfully perform the job at the level listed may be substituted on a year-over-year basis.

Preferred Qualifications: Certified Public Procurement Officer or Certified Professional Public Buyer.

*Salary Information: *$50,000 annual / Total compensation package, including leave value $89,769 annual / Pay Grade L

*To Apply: *E-mail State of Georgia Application toDiane.Anthony@dph.ga.gov

Download Application atwww.cobbanddouglaspublichealth.org



**Applicants must submit a completed State of Georgia employment application to be considered. *



NOTE: Achievements field on application = Job Responsibilities**



Thank you for your interest in CDPH.Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information on application status by phone or e-mail. All qualified applicants will be considered, but may not necessarily receive an interview. Selected applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for next steps in the selection process. Applicants who are not selected will not receive notification.

Requirements for this position may be subject to: Pre-Employment Drug Screening, Criminal Background Check/Fingerprinting, Previous Employment Reference Check, Specific Immunizations, Motor vehicle check, and/or Education and/or Licensure verification.

If you require accommodations under the American Disability Act (ADA), email request by the closing date of this announcement to:Melissa.Harteau@dph.ga.gov

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Bachelor's degree in business administration, public administration or a directly related field from an accredited college or university AND Three years of experience in a purchasing environment, One year of which in a lead/supervisory role OR Six years of experience in a purchasing environment, One year of which in a lead/supervisory role OR One year of experience at the lower level Purchase/Procurement Agent 3 (FEP022) or position equivalent. Note: Some positions may require certification. Note: An equivalent combination of education and job specific experience that provided the knowledge, experience and competencies required to successfully perform the job at the level listed may be substituted on a year-over-year basis.

Job: *Facilities

Organization: *Cobb/Douglas Health District

Title: Purchasing / Accounts Payable Manager

Location: GA-Cobb-Marietta

Requisition ID: FAC013Q