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Virginia Institute of Procurement

Division of Purchases and Supply

VCM Criteria



A. Job Position:

  • Procurement Manager II with condition:  Employees in PM II position must demonstrate successful performance of highly complex and impactful contracts
  • Procurement Officer III
  • Procurement Manager III and IV


  • Equivalent position


B. Procurement Experience

  • Five years in public procurement or 10 years in private/public procurement with a minimum of two years of public procurement experience.


C. Management Experience


  • Three years as manager – management experience is defined as supervising staff and/or program(s).


D. Certification


  • Active Virginia Contracting Officer certification