Purchasing Officer I
PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES NEEDED TO UNDERTAKE JOB:
- 60 semester hours of college credit for course work in any field or
- 18 months of responsible work experience in fields that provide preparation for purchasing work such as purchasing, claim resolution, expediting, returned goods, resolving billings, and/or public relations/customer service or
- Any proportional combination of the above that equals 18 months
Skill in effective oral and written communication skills
Knowledge of purchasing, accounts payable and business practices
Skill in mathematical computation
Ability to learn university policies and procedures, as well as state and federal laws as they pertain to purchasing
- Competence in Word, Excel and PowerPoint software is needed
- Experience with Banner or an equivalent ERP system is desirable
Under the general supervision of the Director of Purchasing, this position is responsible for a wide variety of specialized products and services, and advises user departments on the purchase of such items.
$30,000 - $36,000 per year
Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
(Hours may vary depending on departmental needs)
If you are seeking employment at Northeastern Illinois University (NEIU) for the first time, you must complete an Employment Application, which you can obtain at the Office of Human Resources, Bernard Office Building (B0B), 5555 N. Bernard, Chicago, IL 60625, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., or you may download a copy of the application (and print it) on our website ( www.neiu.edu ). You must complete, sign and date the application and submit it along with official transcripts and resume to the Office of Human Resources by the application deadline.
If you have any questions, please call the Office of Human Resources at 773-442-5200, or email us at CS-Employment@neiu.edu . Please visit the State of Illinois University Civil Service website at http://www.sucss.illinois.gov/updates.aspx for information on the examination process.
NEIU Employment Services reserves the right not to consider any application on the basis of incomplete information/documents, delay in submission, and disqualifications under the rules of State Universities Civil Service System. Employment Services, however, assures that your application will be duly reviewed on the basis of the classification(s) in which you qualify and, accordingly, will inform you of their decision.
Applications, resumes and transcripts (if applicable) must be submitted by the close of business 3/29/13 .
Northeastern Illinois University is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer and Invites Applications from Women and Minorities as well as Other Qualified Individuals.
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