MAPP Mission Statement

We support education as a means to continually furnish excellence in our ranks. We promote ethical, efficient and cost effective procurement practices for the promotion of integrity and best value for our public stakeholders.

The Missouri Association of Public Purchasing, Inc. is a chapter of NIGP: The Institute for Public Procurement

The objectives of this chapter are to establish cooperative relationships among its members for the development of efficient purchasing methods and practices in the field of Education, Governmental and Public Institutional Procurement; to encourage maintenance of ethical standards in buying and selling; to promote uniform Public Purchasing Laws and simplified standards and specifications; to collect and disseminate useful information for its members; to promote the interchange of ideas and experiences within the purchasing professions; to encourage research and investigations; to promote ongoing training and certification of those engaged in the profession; to sponsor such other activities as may be useful in providing its members with knowledge for efficient procurement; to strive by all legitimate means to advance the purchasing profession; and to observe the purposes, aims and objectives of NIGP: The Institute for Public Procurement.

Mapp is the #3 Chapter of NIGP:

  • Job Announcement The City of Jefferson will be accepting applications until May 13, 2016 to fill our Purchasing Assistant position as listed below.   JOIN OUR PURCHSING TEAM At the City of Jefferson ...
    Posted Apr 27, 2016, 10:04 AM by Mapp Newsletter
  • KCRPE WEBSITE ANNOUCEMENT Be sure to check out the new KCRPE website www.kcrpe.comThe dates for KCRPE are October 5-7, 2016About KCRPE:We believe that there are countless opportunities ...
    Posted Mar 18, 2016, 6:24 AM by Mapp Newsletter
  • Job Announcement Job Vacancy Buyer Missouri State University
    Posted Mar 4, 2016, 9:27 AM by Mapp Newsletter
  • Register Today for Contracting for Public Sector Services A 2-day NIGP course has been scheduled for our area!   Contracting for Public Sector Services   Course Description: Faced with the challenge of identifying best value, can the public procurement ...
    Posted Feb 12, 2016, 10:24 AM by Mapp Newsletter
  • 2016 Spring Conference Delegate Form Please visit the MAPP Store to register for the 2016 Spring Conference Online!
    Posted Feb 10, 2016, 11:29 AM by Mapp Newsletter
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