The incumbent in this position is responsible for the review and coordination of contracts in multiple categories, but a concentration on IT contracts as they flow between the Purchasing, Legal, Accounting, Risk Management, Information Technology and End-User Departments in order to ensure compliance with the policies that govern the Purchasing Department and the Seminole Tribe of Florida (STOF). The individual facilitates the contract review process between the Purchasing, Legal, Accounting, Risk Management, Information Technology and End-User Departments; reviews and evaluates compliance issues/concerns; and enforces Purchasing Policies and Procedures. Employee also has direct contact with suppliers/vendors during the contract review and negotiation process.
Bachelor’s degree in Business Management, Business Administration, Public Administration, Finance or related field is required. Master’s degree preferred. Minimum of three (3) years of related experience working as a contract manager or working in a similar capacity is required. An equivalent combination of education/training and experience will be considered. Proficient computer skills including expertise in the use of Microsoft Office and Adobe Acrobat; and prior experience utilizing contract tracking systems is preferred. Lawson experience highly preferred. Demonstrate excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills. Incumbent must possess a valid Florida Driver’s License. Ability to travel to all reservations and work a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends, and holidays.
Additional Salary Information: Full Benefits
About Seminole Tribe of Florida
The Seminole Tribe of Florida is a federally recognized Native American Tribe and sovereign Tribal Government, dedicated to providing high quality care and services to its members who reside on reservations throughout South Florida; Hollywood, Big Cypress, Brighton, Fort Pierce, Immokalee, Tampa and two satellite offices located in Naples and Miami (Trail). With our Headquarters based in Hollywood, Florida, The Seminole Tribe of Florida has approximately 2,000 employees spread throughout our Reservations. The Tribe has developed numerous employment opportunities through a broad range of services such as Accounting, Education, Public Works, Media Productions, Community Planning, Recreation, Credit & Finance, Health, Museum, Public Safety, Legal, Information Technology and Elder Services, along with many others