The Santa Clarita Community College District/College of the Canyons is seeking a full-time Senior Buyer in the Business Services division. The ideal candidate will share our college’s commitment to educating the more than 32,000 racially and socioeconomically diverse students we enroll each year. Currently, our student body is approximately 45.4 percent Latinx/Hispanic, 32.2 percent White, 6.3 percent Asian, 5.5 percent African-American, 4.5 percent Pacific Islander, 2 percent multi-ethnic, and less than 1 percent Native American. The college was designated a Hispanic Serving Institution in 2015, reflecting our focus on enhancing the educational attainment and economic well-being of the community we proudly serve. As one of 20 community colleges in the state selected for the California Guided Pathways Project, we are focused on enhancing equity and implementing policies and practices that help all students achieve successful academic outcomes.
A Full-Time Classified Represented Position
Review Date: November 18, 2020
Under the supervision of the Director, Contracts, Procurement, and Risk Management Services, performs the more complex duties supporting the purchasing of supplies, materials and services for the District; ensures compliance with all applicable laws and District policies; serves as lead person in the absence of the Director, Contracts, Procurement, and Risk Management Services; coordinates assigned activities with other departments, divisions and outside agencies; and performs a variety of technical tasks relative to assigned area of responsibility.
Four (4) full-time equivalent years of progressively responsible experience in purchasing or accounting, preferably at an educational institution or government agency.
Education equivalent to an Associate’s degree (60 semester units) from an accredited institution is required.
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