The Director, Indirect Procurement is responsible for the strategy, planning and execution of indirect sourcing across Zebra Technology. The Director will establish a strategic, disciplined and integrated indirect procurement function that optimizes new and existing vendor/supplier partnerships to maximize value to the organization while reducing cost. Responsible for establishing appropriate vendor performance metrics, and the facilitation of vendor performance evaluation. Leads the budgeting process for all capital purchases, subscriptions and maintenance contracts, as well as the indirect procurement function to ensure an efficient process is in place to approve and track expenditures.
Participates in the development of standards for contracts to ensure they align with Zebra legal strategies, and facilitates a Request for Proposal process for complex or high-value items. The Director builds and maintains relationships with key business functions and must be skilled at influencing and change management at all levels of the organization while operating in alignment with Zebra’s values.