Responsible for the supply chain management function for a large organization at a UC location. Establishes operational objectives and work plans to subordinate managers in multiple disciplines related to the supply chain. Involved in developing, modifying, and executing policies that affect immediate operation(s) and may also have an organization-wide effect. Erroneous decisions or failure to achieve goals results in additional costs and personnel, and serious delays in overall schedules. Explore and analyzes higher education Supply Chain best practices to adopt practices that enhance and improve Logistics operation. Evaluates internal and external best practices to recommend new and more efficient methods of meeting operational requirements through the use of technology. The Executive Director of Supply Chain Management Logistics is responsible for providing ongoing leadership and management of the Logistics Operations of various business lines that integrates and provides a holistic Logistics solution for the campus. This unit provides services including but not limited to receiving, package delivery program, storage, freezer farm, moving, surplus sales, campus mail, and all associated programs and services for the UC San Francisco campus and provides some services with growing frequency to some UCSF Health locations. Under the general direction of the Associate Vice Chancellor/Chief Procurement Officer for Supply Chain Management (SCM), the Executive Director:
Provides leadership and managerial direction to 40+ employees who provide warehouse, package delivery, mail, and distribution services across multiple locations
As a member of the SCM leadership team, plans to develop and implement strategic plans, programs, and services to enhance customer experience.
Plans, implements, and manages logistics centered operational units and budgets with annual revenues over $10M
Establishes operating policies, standards, and procedures to insure fiscal accountability and adherence to UC policy throughout the organization
Actively participates as a member or leader of various committees as needed, both at campus and UC-wide levels (e.g., sustainability, revenue generation, cost savings, Long Range Development Committee, Emergency Operations Command, Finance Committee)
Participates and/or directs various operational and supply chain improvement initiatives with campus-wide or UC-wide impact
The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and high-quality patient care. It is the only UC campus in the 10-campus system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.