Senior Director, Procurement
|Department Name:||Procurement - CA|
|Position Type:||Full Time|
|Position Title||Senior Director, Procurement|
|Position Summary:|| |
The Senior Director of Procurement reports to the CFO and leads procurement staff across sourcing, contracting, order management, e-procurement, supplier relationship management, and outsourced logistic functions for a multi-site procurement operation.
Through effective leadership, vision, communications, and analytics; develops long-range procurement strategies and policies linking them to institutional-wide goals, including maximizing efficiencies and value through automation. Utilizes leadership skills to influence the marketplace and internal stakeholders, and build and cultivate an environment of creativity, inclusion, diversification and success in meeting institutional mission and goals. Understands the nuances of a private not-for-profit, NIH grant funding and the many regulations and risks encompassing diverse supplies, equipment, technology and services required to support research endeavors.
* Leads procurement & contracting and logistics for both campuses through oversight of the design, implementation and growth of automated and efficient procure-to-pay processes, strategic sourcing strategies and contracting, as well as efficient and effective management of outsourced functional operations.
|Location:||San Diego, California|
|Physical Requirements:|| |
With or without reasonable accommodation, employees in this position must be able to sit and type at a computer terminal for up to 8 hours per day with appropriate breaks and perform tasks that require fine dexterity and repetitive motions using the arms, hands, wrists and fingers. Further details of established essential functions for this position will be addressed/discussed during the interview process.
|Basic Qualifications:|| |
* Bachelor degree in Supply Chain Management, Business, Finance, Accounting, Economics, or the equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
|Job Closing Date:|
|Open Until Filled||Yes|
|Job Posting Category||Administrative & Support|
|EEO Statement|| |
The Scripps Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic or status.