Assistant Director, Procurement Services

What is the opportunity?

Reporting to the Director, Financial Services, the Assistant Director, Procurement Services is responsible for providing expert advice and guidance to the Corporation on procurement related matters including procurement and contracting best practices. The Assistant Director works to maintain positive relationships between the Corporation, vendors and internal clients and ensures that the Pension Corporation selects products, services and vendors that meet all necessary business requirements of the corporation, while maximizing value and minimizing risk. The Assistant Director is also responsible for maintaining effective procurement governance policies and providing expertise and advice to management and staff in the areas of procurement and contract management.

 

What do you need to succeed?

Must-have

  • Degree in Law, Business Administration, Commerce, Public Administration or an equivalent combination of related experience, education or training.

  • One year demonstrated experience leading or managing the full procurement life cycle, analyzing complex issues and recommending solutions.

  • Experience advising a diverse client caseload on procurement and contract management in a risk based environment.

  • Experience negotiating/mediating solutions.

  • Experience in supervising, developing and motivating staff.

Nice-to-have

  • Procurement and Contract Management Program or Supply Chain Management Association Designation or equivalent an asset.

 

Interested in applying?

To learn more about the Assistant Director, Procurement Services position, please visit our website at https://bcpensioncorp.prevueaps.ca/jobs/7556.html.