Founded in 1955, the Albert Einstein College of Medicine (Einstein) is one of the nation’s premier institutions for medical education, basic research and clinical investigation. A full-time faculty of some 2,000 conducts research, teaches, and delivers health care in every major biomedical specialty. The college has some 730 medical students, 193 Ph.D. students, 106 MD/Ph.D. students and 275 postdoctoral fellows.
Einstein’s major strength, in addition to training physicians and scientists, is its science. During fiscal year 2015, the faculty’s consistently high level of scientific achievement resulted in the awarding of more than $150 million in peer-reviewed grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
Einstein is part of Montefiore Medicine Academic Health System, an integrated academic delivery system comprising seven campuses, including 8 hospitals, a multi-county ambulatory network, a new state-of-the art “hospital without beds”, a skilled nursing facility, school of nursing, home health agency, and the state’s first freestanding emergency department. As the University Hospital for the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore is a premier academic health system, employing Einstein’s clinical faculty and training Einstein’s medical students, over 1,300 residents, 420 allied health students, and 1,600 nursing students annually.
The Albert Einstein College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. Einstein seeks candidates whose skills, and personal and professional experience, have prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence, and the communities we serve.
The Senior Director of Procurement and Business Services is a key member of the College’s leadership team and will be responsible for the strategic oversight and management of procurement process, including strategic sourcing, procurement, vendor relationship management and contract negotiation, payments, e-procurement and shipping and receiving.
This position reports to the Associate Dean of Administration and Finance will lead a professional team who is charged with providing services and support while ensuring the College obtains the best value in procuring goods and services needed to fulfill its mission.
The Senior Director will be a successful change agent who can develop strong relationships with senior leaders and build collaborative partnerships with internal and external stakeholders. The Senior Director will have oversight of the policies, procedures, business processes and systems that will assure the integrity and best proactive methodologies of procurement and strategic sourcing while maintaining compliance with all federal, state and local regulations. This leader will create a roadmap for innovative change ensuring that it meets expectations for improved services, efficiencies and savings while providing a high level of customer service.
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