Join the dynamic staff of the Durham Housing Authority as the organization continues its drive towards becoming a leader for affordable housing in Durham County by serving as a housing safety net, promoting individual self-sufficiency, leveraging core housing competency to support DHA's mission, managing real estate and facilitating and participating in mixed income housing development.
Oversees, coordinates, and administers the contract administration and procurement functions for the Authority. Supervises purchasing staff and provides support and assistance to external staff involved in the procurement process. Plans, develops, and implements policies and procedures to ensure requirements are fulfilled efficiently and effectively by external parties that provide the best value for the Authority. Either directly or through subordinate personnel, prepares and reviews complex bid specifications, solicits bid proposals, reviews bid responses, awards purchase orders and contracts for services and goods, and administers contracts. Bachelor’s degree in business administration or related field and five years of progressively responsible experience in contracts and purchasing, including two years of supervisory experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Prefer certification in purchasing related field, experience with non-profit or public sector organization, experience with Federal procurement rules and regulations.
DHA offers a competitive benefits package to include retirement, 457(b), life, annual/sick leave, medical and dental care (nominal monthly employee payment) with subsidized dependent coverage.
Apply online at http://www.durhamhousingauthority.org/careers/open-positions/(link is external) Or to: Human Resources, 330 E. Main St., Durham, NC 27701
All applicants must be able to pass pre-employment drug screening and criminal background checks and possess a driver’s license valid in the state of North Carolina.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer