The town of Needham is seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Procurement Officer under the supervision of the Finance Director/Chief Procurement Officer.

The Procurement Officer is responsible to perform varied and detailed duties to ensure regulatory compliance with purchasing operations and ensure efficient and effective municipal operations.

The Procurement Officer serves as expert resource to town departments engaging in procurement activities, writes bid specifications, advertises to solicit responses to requests for proposals/invitations to bid in accordance relative to procurement. Maintains procurement calendar and ensures ongoing communication with staff and potential bidders. Accepts and open bids. Maintains bid document records including bids, bid tabulations, advertisements, etc. Oversees tracking, reporting, and recordkeeping associated with each procurement.

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