To enable excellence at UC Berkeley through Lean Procurement of goods and services needed to advance teaching, research, and discovery.
- Develop collaborative relationships with clients across the UC system to understand their needs and provide high quality procurement services that best meet those needs
- Pursue strategic initiatives in a coordinated manner that leverages the power of our collective spend and redirects savings to teaching, research, and public service
- Invest in and optimize talent and technologies across the University to deliver far greater benefit that can be achieved by any single location working independently
- Drive down Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) and promote new revenue opportunities through effective sourcing, contract management and supply chain solutions
- Partner with suppliers to develop business relationships and solutions that optimize value for the University