Position Available: Purchasing Director
(Procurement and Inventory)
Location: Administration in Trout, LA
Reports to: CFO, Tribal Chief & Council
Status: Full Time / Non Supervisory
Opening Date: Applications are currently
being accepted until the position is
The Jena Band of Choctaw Indians is seeking to hire a full time Purchasing Director. The Purchasing Director accomplishes the strategic objectives of the tribe by planning and organizing in an effective and efficient manner in alignment with the JBCI constitution, Policies, and Procedures. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and ability required. This is not a complete list of responsibilities and duties.
RESPONSIBILITIES / DUTIES
Maintain confidentiality; oversee and assist in the day to day purchasing and procurement of services, materials, and supplies; manages inventory for the administrative campus and Tribal businesses; communicates effectively with Tribal Leadership, Department Directors, and employees; assists in bid solicitation and acquisition; , inventory, and procurement policies for submission to the Tribal Chief, Council, and Administrator; directs the establishment, implementation, and communication of goals, policies, and procedures in accordance to Tribal Constitution, Policies, procedures, strategic plans, applicable laws, regulations, ordinances, resolutions, and directives with emphasis on Tribal culture.
Members of the Jena Band of Choctaw Indian Tribe shall be given absolute preference with respect to hiring, promotions, training, contracting, and separation from employment.
For more information about this and other positions or to download an application please visit: https://www.jenachoctaw.org/about-jbci/job-opportunities
Bring your completed application to the new administration building in Trout, LA, Send by mail to Purchasing Director, P.O. Box 14, Jena, LA 71342, or email to firstname.lastname@example.org and put Purchasing Director in the subject line. To view the full job announcement visit: https://www.jenachoctaw.org/about-jbci/job-opportunities.