Posted 11/5/2020

About Houston-Galveston Area Council   

The Houston-Galveston Area Council is one of the largest regional planning commissions in the country with a diverse service area of 13 counties and more than 7 million people. We are the pulse of our region addressing issues that cross city limits and county lines every single day.   

We make decisions that affect our transportation system, ensure the safety and well-being or our seniors, connect people to jobs, help families recover from natural disasters, preserve water quality for our children, and so much more. We work to make the region a great place to live, work, and thrive.  

What will I be doing?

  • Primarily responsible for agency procurement activity of goods and services varied amounts
  • Performing requests for proposals, requests for bid/quotes and management of those solicitations until contract award
  • Subject matter expert and provide interpretation of policy and procedure to vendors and end users

Key  Qualifications  

  • Strong experience in procurement of commodities and services is required to be successful in this role
  • Strong background in commodity procurement of varied types and extensive knowledge in large bid tabulations
  • Three (3) years of experience in procurement of commodities and services
  • Exposure to governmental bidding and solicitation practices along with OMB standards also accounting/purchase order software
  • Proficiency in all Microsoft Office suite of applications

Do you have…  

  • Bachelor’s degree in an applicable academic discipline or related field of study
  • 3 years of experience working with local government, nonprofit programs, school or in job related duties  

Apply online via:  

H-GAC is an equal opportunity/AA employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, or protected veteran status.   


Equal Opportunity Employer


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Position Type

Regular / Full Time


$42,244.00 - $80,137.00


Houston-Galveston Area Council, Timmons Lane, Houston, TX, USA