Julie Jerome
Buyer - Auxiliary & Technical Services

Division: Administration & Finance

Julie is responsible for obtaining the optimal  value for materials and services. Julie works to ensure quality supplier performance by resolving performance problems and analyzing market and delivery conditions as well as identifying new products and services, which will benefit the University.

She assists end-users in accessing vendors and answering questions regarding entering, revising, and processing of various documents within the University ERP System (Banner). Julie directs work and supervises student employees. She also coordinates the maintenance of various databases and files, including bidding database; vendor bid list, lease and insurance databases as well as updating the Purchasing Web page. Julie administers vendor contracts, solicits bids and approves high-dollar purchases. Julie conducts on-line purchasing training of campus staff and assists the Director with development of policies and procedures in order to assure improvement as well as achieve University, department and individual goals.

Education:

B.A. of Science
Davenport University, Midland, MI

A.A.S. in Criminal Justice
Davenport College, Alma, MI

Employed at Ferris Since:

June 2007

Contact Information:

250 Prakken Building
420 Oak Street
Big Rapids, MI 49307
(231) 591-3904(Office)
(231) 591-2166 (Fax)

E-mail Julie

Commodity Responsibilities:

Awards Computers
Clothing Copy Machines
Fax Machines Forms
Library Equipment Food Products & Equipment
Marketing Services Library Supplies
Office Machines Medical Equipment
Paper Office Supplies
Printers Photographic Equipment
Promotional Items Printing
Software School Equipment/Supplies
Sports Medicine Telecommunications
Typewriter Maintenance Typewriters
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