Brittany Smith
Buyer

Brittany is responsible for obtaining the optimal value for materials and services. Brittany 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). Brittany 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. Brittany administers vendor contracts, solicits bids and approves high-dollar purchases. Brittany 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. in Operations Management
University of Wisconsin - Whitewater, WI 

 

Employed at Ferris Since: June 2010 

Contact Information:
250 Prakken Building
420 Oak Street
Big Rapids, MI 49307
(231) 591-3901 (Office)
(231) 591-3902 (Fax)