Director of Purchasing & Strategic Sourcing

$108,740 - $201,600 yearly
  • Baker Tilly
  • El Paso, TX, USA
  • Nov 03, 2023
Full time Administration/Management Purchasing

Job Description

The City of El Paso, Texas (est. pop. 678,415), is a dynamic and vibrant community located on the US-Mexico border. Referred to as “Sun City,” a moniker derived from the 300+ days of sunshine experienced annually, El Paso is a warm and friendly mosaic of cultures, traditions, and ethnic groups. The City is seeking a visionary and proactive leader to serve as the Director of Purchasing & Strategic Sourcing. The Director will oversee the planning, implementing, and directing of the purchasing and procurement activities for the City of El Paso.

Qualified applicants should possess a bachelor’s degree in business or public administration or related field, and six years of professional materials management, purchasing, or procurement experience, including two years of supervisory experience. Additionally, within one year of appointment, the candidate should obtain valid certification as a Certified Public Procurement Officer (CPPO) from the Universal Public Purchasing Certification Council.

The hiring range for this position is from $108,740 - $201,600 annually. The City of El Paso offers a team-focused environment and a comprehensive benefits package, such as City pension, life insurance, vacation and sick leave days, City holidays, birthday holiday, health insurance options and a deferred compensation program.

This position is open until filled; however, the first review of applications will begin on December 18, 2023.

We invite qualified professionals to apply at:

For more information, contact Art Davis at or (816) 868-7042.