IND Procurement Analyst

IND Procurement Analyst


Job Summary

The Department-based Procurement Analyst uses professional purchasing skills and concepts to complete complex purchasing assignments requiring the analysis and review of multiple procurement options. The Procurement Analyst will function as a liaison between his/her home department and the overall UCSF Purchasing/Supply Chain Management (SCM) shared services group.  On behalf of department employee purchasers and hiring managers, the Analyst will exercise judgment to determine the most effective methodology to aquire common goods and services. The Analyst receives little instruction on day-to-day work, with general direction provided on purchasing assignments that are more complex or unique in nature. The Procurement Analyst will work on problems of complex scope where analysis of situations or data requires a review of a variety of factors. The individual will report to the department Lab Manager.

Department Description

The Institute for Neurodegenerative Diseases (IND) at UCSF is pursuing a cutting-edge blend of basic science and clinical medicine to provide outstanding care to those suffering from neurodegenerative diseases. Founded in 1999, the IND is committed to creating therapeutics that will halt diseases such as Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease and dementia resulting from traumatic brain injuries. The IND is poised to make serious contributions to this struggle at the frontier of neuroscience and medicine. The mission of the Institute for Neurodegenerative Diseases is to discover causes and develop cures for these illnesses with an innovative program of basic research and clinical medicine. The IND is directed by Nobel Laureate Stanley B. Prusiner, MD.

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About UCSF

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 excellence in patient care. It is the only campus in the 10-campus UC system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences. We bring together the world’s leading experts in nearly every area of health. We are home to five Nobel laureates who have advanced the understanding of cancer, neurodegenerative diseases, aging and stem cells.

UCSF is a diverse community made of people with many skills and talents. We seek candidates whose work experience or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to professionalism, respect, integrity, diversity and excellence – also known as our PRIDE values. The University of California San Francisco 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.