Senior Buyer (20491702)

South Bay
4/30/2024 at 5pm
$50.94-$65.01 Hourly


456 W. Olive Ave. Sunnyvale, 94086


Visitors and residents enjoy Sunnyvale's beautiful, clean suburban setting, efficient, high-quality city services, low crime rate, quality schools and 18 prize-winning parks.

We are looking for an experienced Senior Buyer to join our purchasing division. The ideal candidate will demonstrate a high level of proficiency with competitive bidding as well as cooperative, leveraged procurements. This is an excellent opportunity to work in a dynamic team environment which emphasizes collaboration and innovation. 

Working for Sunnyvale as a Senior Buyer will be both challenging and rewarding as the city continues to increase the number of capital projects implemented throughout the city. The centralized procurement division leads competitive bidding efforts for all goods and services, while the Senior Buyer will play a central role in leading complex public works and consultant procurements. Under general direction of the Purchasing Officer, the Senior Buyer engages in professional purchasing services including, but not limited to, purchasing supplies, materials, and equipment, and contracting for trade and professional/personal services and public works projects while performing related work as required. 

All of this, plus a generous benefits package which includes a competitive salary, career development and training opportunities make the City of Sunnyvale a great place to work. A complete application packet consists of a City employment application and responses to the required supplemental questions. The recruitment closes on April 30, 2024 at 5:00 pm.  For complete information regarding this opportunity and to apply, please visit:, click on City Jobs.


Salary: $50.94 - $65.01 Hourly


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