Las Vegas Sands Corp. Executive Director - Procurement in Las Vegas, Nevada
Executive Director - Procurement
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Date: Apr 3, 2021
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, US
Company: Las Vegas Sands Corp.
The primary responsibility of the Executive Director, Procurement is to lead the procurement organization for a business unit or selected categories to ensure we source products and services at the right value and quality with the right external parties, deliver them promptly, and distribute the goods throughout the properties effectively while adhering to our control regime and fair business practices.
All duties are to be performed in accordance with departmental and Las Vegas Sands Corp.’s policies, practices, and procedures.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Lead and develop a team of procurement chain professionals in a global organization
Enhance the skillset and competency of the organization with training, coaching and succession planning
Lead local, regional or global sourcing for technology categories including: software, hardware, maintenance, audio visual systems, ecommerce services, technical labor services, and other technology purchases
Select, jointly with the business units, the right suppliers as our business partners and ensure competitiveness of the supply chain with regular reviews
Negotiate good value deals and ensure the right agreements are in place based on policy requirements
Ensure fairness in the bidding and supplier selection process
Create appropriate reports and dashboards to drive a deep understanding of spend, cost optimization opportunities, value creations, and efficiencies
Ensure products and services are delivered timely
Ensure quality standards and service level agreements are met and address any third party performance issues
Be a true business partner and team player for IT, ecommerce, cyber security and other business units
Interface with corporate and property leadership teams to ensure strong support of business requirements while maintaining sourcing independence
Ensure control regime requirements are strictly adhered to and interface well with Compliance, Finance, Legal and Audit Services
Drive efficiency throughout the procure-to-pay process and participate in enhancement actions
Cooperate proactively with other business leaders to advance Las Vegas Sands drive for excellence
Safety is an essential of this job.
Consistent and regular attendance is an essential function of this job.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Company Standards of Conduct
All Las Vegas Sands Corp. Team Members are expected to conduct and carry themselves in a professional manner at all times. Team Members are required to observe the Company’s standards, work requirements and rules of conduct.
21 years of age.
Proof of authorization to work in the United States.
Bachelors’ Degree or equivalent experience required ideally in business, finance or engineering
MBA or Master’s degree in supply chain or engineering preferred
Minimum of 10 years of technology/IT procurement experience is required
Expertise to operate in a global organization with operations in numerous countries with varying cultures
Ability to travel internationally
Strong Project management and organizational excellence skills
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively in English, both in spoken and written form.
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively with guests and other Team Members of different backgrounds and levels of experience.
Must be able to work varied shifts, including nights, weekends and holidays.
Must be able to:
Physically access all areas of the property and drive areas with or without a reasonable accommodation.
Maintain composure under pressure and consistently meet deadlines with internal and external customers and contacts.
Ability to interact appropriately and effectively with guests, management, other team members, and outside contacts.
Ability for prolonged periods of time to walk, stand, stretch, bend and kneel.
Work in a fast-paced and busy environment.
Work indoors and be exposed to various environmental factors such as, but not limited to, CRT, noise, dust, and cigarette smoke.