Founded in 2001, Convergint Technologies is a $2B global organization that designs, installs, and services integrated building systems across a wide variety of industries. The Company’s offerings include Electronic Security, Physical Security, Fire Alarm & Safety, Communication, Financial Security, Building Automation, Mechanical Service Solutions, Healthcare Technologies, and Facility Efficiency. Convergint differentiates itself in the marketplace through its unparalleled customer partnership, being product agnostic, and through its core Values & Beliefs that have fostered a culture dedicated to service in every way, every day.
To capitalize on future growth opportunities and to leverage their scale, Convergint seeks to hire a new VP of Procurement and Partner Management to build and lead the company’s direct and indirect procurement and partner management teams. The VP will be responsible for developing strategic relationships with a global network of vendor partners and manufacturers, while leveraging the company’s global scale to create value and improve service to the customer. This role reports to the EVP, Global Service & Delivery and may be based anywhere in the US.
Experience & Requirements
The ideal candidate will possess: (1) strategic sourcing, procurement, and vendor management leadership experience in an environment of relevant size and complexity (i.e., global operations, >$1B revenue, technical product/service); (2) experience building and transforming procurement organizations to evolve from limited maturity and highly decentralized to a globally coordinated, strategic organization that provides centralized support; and (3) the leadership and change management skills necessary to build a high performing and scalable organization while gaining buy in from internal and external stakeholders.