Purchasing Director

City of Scottsdale, AZ

Job Details

  • Job Function: Purchasing Director
  • Salary: $85,238 - $123,594.
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Population: 217,385
  • Website: http://www.scottsdaleaz.gov/
  • Where: 9191 E. San Salvador Dr., Scottsdale AZ 85258
  • Form of Government: Council-Manager

Post Date: Feb 8 2018

Deadline: Feb 26 2018

Please visit www.scottsdaleaz.gov/jobs for more information and to apply online.


This position directs the activities of the City's Purchasing Department consisting of 24 employees in Purchasing, Warehouse, Graphics and Mailroom functions. The Purchasing Director is a managerial position in the Administrative Services Division and reports to the Assistant City Manager.

Required: Bachelor's degree in Business, Public Administration, Materials Management, Procurement from and accredited institution. Minimum of five years progressively responsible management-level experience in purchasing including experience supervising both professional and clerical staff. An equivalent combination of education and job related experience may substitute for the educational requirements on a year-for-year basis.

Preferred Certifications: Certified Public Procurement Officer (CPPO) or Certified Professional Public Buyer (CPPB)