More than 30 years ago, E*TRADE pioneered the online brokerage industry by executing the first-ever electronic individual investor trade. While the landscape of our industry has changed dramatically, our culture of innovation and drive to make online trading accessible to everyone continues to drive us forward. We believe in challenging the status quo, fostering an environment of curiosity and learning, and, above all, putting our customers first.
The Director will be part of a team that develops and manages the corporation’s global Strategic Sourcing of goods and services. The role will work closely with senior business leaders to influence sourcing decisions. This role reports to the Vice President, Procurement and Strategic Sourcing.
He or she will drive supplier consolidation and cost-savings efforts throughout the company as an individual contributor, and provide direct management of a small team of Procurement professionals. The primary focus will be establishing a category strategy for the Technology Infrastructure and Technology Development organizations in support of their goals. The category expert must have the ability to research and analyze data with a clear focus in identifying new sourcing and cost optimization opportunities. He or she must have relevant commodity and negotiation experience in the following areas, which may not be limited to, Asset Management, Storage and Destruction, Hardware, Software, Software-as-a-Service, Network Equipment, Technical Services, and IT Corporate and Cyber Security. You must also have prior experience managing supplier relations with firms such as IBM, Oracle, Microsoft, Verizon, Level 3, SAP, EMC, etc. Additionally, the role may need to engage with other functional areas, including Marketing, Market Data Infrastructure, Risk, Compliance Human Resources, Outsourced Services, Operations (Bank and Brokerage) and Retirement and Investing.
We offer a competitive and comprehensive benefits package. Please visit https://www.etradecareers.com/why-work-at-etrade/employee-benefits/ to learn more about the opportunities.
E*TRADE Financial is an Equal Opportunity Employer who encourages diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.