The Ninth Judicial Circuit Court is a progressive trial court in Central Florida where employees make a difference. Our team of court professionals is richly diverse, with unique perspectives and ideas. We encourage teamwork and individual contribution and pride ourselves on changing attitudes and doing things better. We’re always interested in dynamic individuals who enjoy innovation, new ideas and the opportunity to serve others while leading the way to the court of tomorrow.

Position description

The Purchasing Specialist position is responsible for performing a variety of administrative duties and functions in support of the Ninth Judicial Circuit Court. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following: Create Purchase Orders using the State Of Florida’s eProcurement system MyFlorida MarketPlace, effectively purchase, monitor supply orders and follow up with external and internal customers. Monitor office supply inventory. Prepare and review Orange County/State of Florida travel documents. Provide direct support to internal users completing travel in the Statewide Travel Management System (STMS). Verify purchasing transactions. Make necessary purchases on purchasing card. Comply with Orange County Government/State of Florida procurement and financial policies/procedures. Prepare monthly financial reports.

The ideal candidate will enjoy providing customer service and have excellent communication skills.  Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel, have Knowledge of MyFlorida MarketPlace and Advantage Financial Management Software. Also, the candidate will have the ability to function either independently or within a team depending upon the work assignment/project.

A Bachelor’s degree in public or business administration, finance, purchasing or a closely related field is preferred. Additional relevant experience may substitute for the recommended education level on a year-for-year basis.

This is a state funded position with excellent benefits and paid leave & holidays. Limited telework may be optional for this position. It will start on January 3, 2023.                                                               

Equal opportunity employer

The Ninth Judicial Circuit Court is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, or disability. Persons with a disability needing an accommodation for the application/selection process should notify Human Resources (407) 836‐2261 prior to the application deadline. If you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711.

Position details
Position status: Accepting applications
Position #: 22001509
Closing date: Open until filled
Education: Bachelor’s Degree
Type: Full-Time
FLSA: Non-Exempt
Shift: Day
Salary: $34,830.35
Location: Orlando, FL
Relocation: Not Available

The Ninth Circuit is a unique organization, rich with diversity and unlimited opportunity where all full time employees have access to:

  • Paid Leave
  • Paid Holidays
  • Florida Tuition Waiver (State Employees)
  • Affordable Health Benefits
  • Optional Vision, Dental and Supplemental Insurance
  • Free Life Insurance
  • Multiple Deferred Compensation Options
  • Florida Retirement Benefits
  • Tax Favored Spending Accounts
  • Employee Assistance Support
  • Ongoing Training and Growth Opportunities