Director of Procurement

Tucson Airport Authority; Tucson, AZ

Job Details

  • Job Function: Purchasing Director
  • Salary: $73,549 - $99,174. depending on qualifications. the top of the range is reserved for ideal candidates who closely match TAA\'s business needs.
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Where: 7250 S. Tucson Blvd., Ste#300, Tucson, AZ 85756

Post Date: Apr 15 2019


The Tucson Airport Authority (TAA) is looking for a Director of Procurement, a key manager with delegated procurement authority for contracts, purchase orders, and emergency procurements. This position provides the daily management and oversight of TAA’s contracting and purchasing department. The work involves highly complex analysis of procurement strategies that are compatible with the source(s) of funding. The position is directly involved in the procurement of airport
professional services, complex design and construction contracts, airport
concessions and other goods/services that must be in compliance with federal, state, and local laws and regulations.

Job Requirements
A Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four year college or university with a major in Business Administration, Finance or a related field, and a minimum of five years of progressive relevant professional experience, including at least two years administering large, complex public procurements/contracts. Experience with design and construction contracting is required. Professional procurement certification (i.e. Certified Professional Public Buyer, Certified Professional Contract
Manager) is a plus. Additional years of advanced contracting experience may be considered as a substitute for attainment of a Bachelor’s degree. Must obtain a Bachelor’s degree within two years of employment with TAA.

Annual starting rate: $73,548.80 - $99,174.40 depending on qualifications. The top of the range is reserved for ideal candidates who closely match TAA's business needs.

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