Bachelor's degree. A minimum of three years of professional experience in the identification of revenue generating public/private partnerships, contract development, implementation, and evaluation is required.
Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces Department (PROS) is seeking a highly motivated candidate with a collaborative leadership style, employing innovative, creative problem-solving skills, and the ability to work with multiple agencies while effectively managing individuals to serve as its Manager for the PROS Contracts Section.
This is a highly responsible position charged with assisting the Chief Negotiations Officer in leading high-level negotiations and the formulation of negotiation strategies. This position manages over $400 million in existing contracts and is tasked with the development of complex specifications and conducting market research to assist the Chief in determining contractual opportunities for the Department.
The ideal candidate will possess the skills necessary to manage all facets of the contract management functions for the Department and have the ability to focus and comprehend the departmental needs and business processes to maximize the value and effectiveness of existing contracts. The Manager will work closely with the Chief and the County Attorney's Office as the Departments' primary liaison on all contracting or compliance matters. This position will also attend meetings and conferences with attorneys, vendors, contractors, professional consultants, contract specialists and will represent the Department's interests relative to contract or compliance matters.
Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners is the governing body of unincorporatedMiami-Dade County, and has broad, regional powers to establish policies for servicesthat transcend city boundaries. The government provides major metropolitan services countywide and city-type services for residents of the unincorporated areas.Miami-Dade has an Executive Mayor with the power to veto Commission action items. In January 2007, the Mayor was given additional powers providing for the oversight of the day-to-day operations of Miami-Dade. The Mayor can only serve two terms of four years.The Board of Commissioners selected Joe A. Martínez as Chairman of the 13-member Miami-Dade Board of CountyCommissioners on November 16, 2010. Through ordinances and resolutions, the Commissioners set policies and establishlaws for the community.Commissioners are chosen in non-partisan, single-district elections. Miami-Dade County is structured into 13 districts.Residents choose only from among candidates running in the district in which they live. Commissioners serve four-year staggered terms, with elections scheduled every two years, with no term limits.Miami-Dade County encompasses more than 2,000 square mil...es. Located along the southeast tip of the Florida peninsula,one-third of Miami-Dade County is located in Everglades National Park. Miami-Dade County is bounded by Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean to the east, Everglades National Park to the west, the Florida Keys to the south, and Broward Countyto the north.