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:

  • NIGP Course Opportunity - LEGAL ASPECTS OF PUBLIC PROCUREMENT LEGAL ASPECTS OF PUBLIC PROCUREMENT   Dates:               June 13, 2017 through June 15, 2017   Location:          Harry S. Truman State Office Building                          301 West High Street                         Room 500                         Jefferson City MO  65101 ...
    Posted Feb 14, 2017, 10:38 AM by Mapp Newsletter
  • NIGP FORUM Register NOW for NIGP Forum! This years theme is Connecting Procurement Communities! Forum will be held in Salt Lake City, Utah August 27-30, 2017! See the attached for more ...
    Posted Feb 8, 2017, 12:42 PM by Mapp Newsletter
  • Job Announcement: The County of Clay, Missouri has an opening for a full-time Purchasing Specialist II. The primary purpose of this position is to assist the Purchasing Manager in all county ...
    Posted Feb 2, 2017, 6:35 AM by Mapp Newsletter
  • Job Announcement: Good afternoon,   This announcement serves as a notification for a Senior Buyer position open within Jackson County, Missouri’s Finance department. Please distribute as desired.   The job qualifications, description, application ...
    Posted Jan 26, 2017, 1:38 PM by Mapp Newsletter
  • Job Announcement: CITY OF OLATHE Invites applications for the position of:  Procurement SpecialistSee the attached for more information.
    Posted Jan 26, 2017, 9:47 AM by Mapp Newsletter
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