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December 10, 2018

Director, Contracts and Procurement


METROPOLITAN COUNCIL SEEKS A DIRECTOR OF CONTRACTS AND PROCUREMENT.  Starting salary range is $112,000 - $137,000 plus excellent benefits! 

The Director of Contracts and Procurement develops and implements a strategic approach to the Metropolitan Council's contracting and procurement for goods, construction and other services. In a leadership role and as the chief procurement official, this position develops and administers procurement policies and procedures that add value and efficiency to the Council. This executive level position aligns procurement processes with industry best practices and assures sufficient internal control and compliance with state and federal rules, regulations and laws.

The ideal candidate is a collaborative leader whose decisions are guided by relevant metrics, a sense of urgency, and a sensitivity to customer needs and the complexity of organizational objectives and pressures.  They also have knowledge of contracting law and experience implementing contract and procurement best practices in a public sector environment. 

To learn more about this position, please see the full description.

If interested, please apply on this site and include a resume and cover letter.  This position is open until filled.  Initial review will begin Wednesday, November 28th.  For more information, please contact Susan Hang at / 612.349.7315 or Lynette Andersen at / 651.602.1870.