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Supplier Diversity Coordinator (Former Employee) – Milwaukee, WI – December 16, 2015
Contract Compliances Services is responsible for reviewing, assigning and monitoring MPS contracts over $55,000. Our office was charge with assigning requirements Schools' (MPS) Historically Underutilized Businesses, Communities in Need (COIN) and Student Engagement requirements on MPS contracts. My role as Supplier Diversity Coordinator was to monitor professional services contracts within the department. Professional services included IT, healthcare, consulting firms, transportation, educational services, and community learning centers. Community outreach which included networking with the local chamber of commerce, alderman and the mayor was essential to the success of our department. I enjoyed the outreach aspect the most become it allowed me to move out or my comfort zone and attain a new leadership quality.
Meeting community leaders and members
Management that did not intrinsically collabrate