The Procurement Department facilitates the design and management of seamless procurement value-added processes across organizational boundaries to meet the real needs of the TOC.  It does this by ensuring quality materials are obtained, in the right quantity, for delivery at the right time and right place, from the right source (a vendor who is reliable and will meet its commitments in a timely fashion), with the right service (both before and after the sale), and at the right price in the short and long term, while being transparent.


Mission Statement: The Procurement Department’s mission is to support the Town of Ocean City’s strategic plan by facilitating purchases of quality goods and services at competitive prices, enabling efficient and effective operation of the Town’s government and its ability to provide excellent services to its residents and visitors.


Vision Statement: The procurement department’s vision is to become a leader in municipal government source-to-pay process by creating value through strategic planning, efficient processes, technology, and exceptional customer services.


Value Statement: The procurement department values its internal and external stakeholders and is committed to an exceptional procurement experience by providing first-rate customer service, collaboration, inclusiveness, responsiveness, proactivity, data driven decision making, respect, professionalism, integrity, fairness, and accountability all while protecting the interest of the Town of Ocean City.