This is highly professional administrative work in the preparation and administration of contracts and the management of the procurement process both for the receipt and disbursement of funds. An employee in this class is responsible for planning, directing and coordinating all contracts in which DVRPC is a signatory party. Work is performed in accordance with general agency policies. Responsibilities include supervising and assisting the contracts and purchasing staff. Other professional, technical, and clerical personnel may be utilized for the completion of complex or time critical assignments.