The Library Purchasing Lead provides professional, advisory, technical and administrative skills for completing the libraries' purchasing and receiving operations. As needed, this position assists the accounting technician in tracking, managing, reconciling and reporting on purchasing budgets.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree; or Associate’s degree and two years of related experience; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
The successful candidate must have prior experience with managing procedural aspects of purchasing activities; tracking and reporting on purchasing budgets; good working knowledge of Excel and Outlook; can work independently; strong communication skills (written and oral); demonstrated organizational skills; able to appropriately prioritize work utilizing good time management skills; demonstrated ability to apply appropriate judgment to resolve problems; beginner to moderate working knowledge of accounting principles and methods as related to purchasing needs; ability to complete tasks in a timely manner with attention to detail.
Knowledge of PeopleSoft Financials; completion of some accounting coursework.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Internal Number: 158034
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