Procurement Officer I

Fairfax, VA
Oct 11, 2017
Oct 27, 2017
Full Time

Job Category : Classified Staff

Working hours :

Salary : Low-$50,000s

Web Announcement :
Athletic Services Procurement Director

The George Mason University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics invites applications for a full-time Athletic Services Procurement Director. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason’s academic and culturally inclusive environment.

Responsibilities: * As purchasing agent: ** Comply with all Commonwealth of Virginia and university procurement policies Work with coaches and vendors to forecast and identify purchasing needs for all ICA teams; ** Investigate, evaluate, and write specifications for the purchase of athletic equipment and apparel; * Supervision of equipment and laundry rooms: ** Schedule room hours and supervise staff; * Contract administration: ** Develop and maintain positive working relationships with vendors; ** Oversee receiving and shipping; and ** Serve as embellishment coordinator.

Required Qualifications: * Degree in sports management, administration, material management, or a related field; or an equivalent combination of education and experience in a related field; * Athletic procurement experience with or at the university level; * Ability to evaluate and select athletic equipment and apparel; and * Ability to safely and independently move 50 pounds. Employment offer is contingent on meeting eligibility requirements for operating state-owned vehicles. Please see:

Preferred Qualifications: * Experience with eVA (Commonwealth of Virginia procurement system); * State and local purchasing experience; and * Certification with AEMA (Athletic Equipment Managers Association).

Special Instructions : For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number 09139z at by October 25, 2017; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.

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Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Masons diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.

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Equity Statement : George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Job Close Date : 2017-10-25