CIS (Center for Internet Security) is the trusted guide to confidence in the connected world. CIS collaborates with the global security community to lead both government and private-sector entities to security solutions and resources. CIS is an independent, not-for-profit organization.
The Head of Acquisitions and Procurement leads all acquisition and procurement efforts for the Center for Internet Security (CIS).
The position reports to the Executive Director in charge of Project and Procurement Services (PPS). You will be responsible for coordinating the planning and overseeing the execution of all contracted support for both complex systems and services as well as commodity purchases. You’ll leads or participate in the planning of key CIS strategic initiatives that may rely on contracted support. You will ensure that an acquisition or procurement strategy is developed and coordinated with key stakeholders. This role collaborates with appropriate CIS business leaders and program managers and oversees the development and execution of product and/or service solicitations. This includes developing RFI’s, RFP’s, RFQ’s, and responses to grant notices; evaluating proposals from bidders; and negotiating final contracts, including price negotiations. Your actions enable CIS business units to acquire the products and services that will meet CIS mission needs.
It's a Plus if You Have:
*Additional years of relevant experience or a combination of an Associate’s degree or equivalent and relevant experience may be substituted for the Bachelor’s degree.
At CIS, we are committed to providing an inclusive environment in which the diverse backgrounds, experiences, and views of our employees, members, and customers are valued and respected. It is through this commitment that we are able to work together towards our common mission: to make the connected world a safer place.