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The Hawai‘i Tourism Authority (HTA) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business needs.

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HTA Procurement Manager


Position No.:


Job Type:

Full-Time, Exempt, Non-Civil Service


$75,000 - $80,000 Commensurate with Experience


Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA)


Honolulu, Hawaii


Relocation costs will not be paid


This position is responsible for managing the procurement functions and activities of the organization. This includes, but is not limited to, conducting market research, determining proper procurement methods, developing bid documents, leading procurement activities, and preparing, processing, and tracking all contracts executed by the HTA to ensure contracts are in compliance with all State, Federal, and County laws, policies, and procedures. This position may serve as the Procurement Officer for the HTA and may interact directly with the State Procurement Office (SPO) in matters related to procurement on behalf of the HTA. This position is responsible for the development and delivery of training programs and material related to procurement.



Knowledge of procurement laws, policies, and procedures for the State of Hawaii.


Ability to read, comprehend, and apply written directions; communicate effectively with others orally and in writing; maintain effective working relationships with others; and maintain a multi-task oriented workload.


Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor’s degree in the areas of business, law, or similar areas of discipline. Excess work experience as described below under Experience or any other progressively responsible administrative, professional, or other analytical work experience that provided knowledge, skills, and abilities comparable to those acquired in four (4) years of successful study while completing a college or university curriculum leading to a baccalaureate degree with the course work previously cited may be substituted for the required education on a year-to-year basis.


Three (3) years of specialized experience in governmental procurement, preparing and processing contracts, specifications, and related legal instruments or notices requiring the knowledge and application of pertinent State, Federal, and County laws, policies, and procedures.

Required Licenses, Certificates, etc.:

Valid and Current Hawai‘i Driver’s License


Cover Letter and Resume Accepted by Email to: [email protected]

No phone calls.

The Hawai‘i Tourism Authority (HTA) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business needs.

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