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Title:  IT Contract & Procurement Analyst III - Limited Service

Application Deadline Date:  Open Until Filled
Req ID:  3102
Department:  Digital Services Agency
Location: 

Montpelier, VT, US

Position Type:  Limited Service
Schedule Type:  Full Time
Hourly Rate:  $27.90
Overview

The Agency of Digital Services (ADS) is seeking an IT Contracting and Procurement Analyst to join ADS's Division of Finance and Administration. The division provides business office and contracting and procurement support services for the services ADS provides to partner Agencies across the State of Vermont (SOV) Executive branch. This role will work on IT Contracting and Procurement activities primarily focused on the Agency of Human Services. Our ideal candidate is self-motivated, able to work under pressure to meet deadlines, is very customer service oriented, and has excellent verbal and written communication skills. 

This position is the third of four levels in the Information Technology (IT) Contracting and Procurement series. The successful candidate will perform professional level information technology (IT) procurement and contract work., following department and state policy affecting IT contracts. Works collaboratively with Agency contacts for IT procurement, the State Office of Contract and Purchasing and the Attorney General's Office.

Strong health insurance benefits including a no-deductible option, pension & deferred compensation plans for retirement, generous sick & vacation time, and reimbursement for continuing education are just a few of the benefits of working for the State of Vermont.

Who May Apply

This position, IT Contract & Procurement Analyst III (Job Requisition #3102), is open to all State employees and external applicants. It is a Limited Service position, which is non-tenured and authorized for a specific period of time. Limited Service positions are established for specially funded projects or programs. 

This position is open until filled. The State of Vermont posts vacancies for a minimum of ten business days. Positions posted as open until filled can be removed at any time after the initial ten day period. After the initial posting period, departments may begin interviewing and may close the posting without notice.

If you would like more information about this position, please contact Jonathan.Provost@vermont.gov
Resumes will not be accepted via e-mail.  You must apply online to be considered.
Please note that multiple positions in the same work location may be filled from this job posting

Environmental Factors

Duties are performed largely in a standard office setting. Considerable interaction with a variety of agency and department staff, including leadership, program managers and IT professionals is required. Ability to act in a collaborative and customer service driven environment is mandatory. Situations requiring conflict resolution can be expected. Occasional over time may be required to meet important deadlines.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree with college-level coursework that includes 15 computer science credits AND two (2) years or more at or above a technical or professional level in purchasing, procurement, or contract administration.

OR

High School diploma or equivalent AND four (4) years or more at or above a technical or professional level in purchasing, procurement, or contract administration.

OR

Two (2) years or more of experience as an IT Contract & Procurement Analyst II for the State of Vermont, or the equivalent position in state, local, or federal government.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in a role which administers government contractual arrangements centered on information technology

Total Compensation
As a State employee you are offered a great career opportunity, but it's more than a paycheck. The State's total compensation package features an outstanding set of employee benefits that are worth about 30% of your total compensation, including:
  • 80% State paid medical premium
  • Dental Plan at no cost for employees and their families
  • Flexible Spending healthcare and childcare reimbursement accounts
  • Two ways to save for your retirement: A State defined benefit pension plan and a deferred compensation 457(b) plan
  • Work/Life balance: 11 paid holidays each year and a generous leave plan; many jobs also allow for a flexible schedule
  • Low cost group life insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Incentive-based Wellness Program
  • Qualified Employer for Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness Program
Want the specifics? Explore the Benefits of State Employment on our website.
Equal Opportunity Employer
The State of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and people from diverse cultural backgrounds are encouraged.


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Nearest Secondary Market: Montpelier