Adventist Health System is currently seeking qualified candidates for a Strategic Sourcing Manager position that will be based in our Supply Chain Management department. This position is based at our corporate office in Altamonte Springs, FL. This position provides the opportunity to be responsible for the development of system contracts and the enhancement of GPO contracts which includes: identifying a need, researching the category, completing requests for proposals (RFPs), collecting and analyzing data , vendor discussions and negotiations, and contract development, award, and implementation. The Strategic Sourcing Manager leads strategic sourcing events involving key stakeholders and suppliers in the process; managing the project to completion. The Strategic Sourcing Manager interacts with internal and external customers to facilitate end-user satisfaction, ensure outstanding supplier performance, and takes action to resolve any contract or supplier related issues.
Specific job duties include: Develop, lead and execute sourcing strategies. Craft negotiation strategies and close contracts with optimal terms. Maintain a thorough knowledge of all product and service needs and industry developments related to assigned spend categories. Establish and manage category projects, involving key stakeholders and suppliers, through the process of discovery, analysis, negotiation, and finalization of contracts.Build effective working relationships with suppliers.
Experience Requirements:Minimum of 5-7 years of experience working in Supply Chain Contracting Or Strategic Sourcing required. Minimum of 3 years of experience leading projects in a collaborative team environment required. Minimum of 2 years of experience working with purchased services suppliers, contracts, and equipment. Experience with GPO programs and processes within healthcare preferred. Thorough knowledge of suppliers, products, services, and equipment used in the healthcare sector preferred.
Educational Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from a four-year accredited university or college required. Master’s degree in Business or Supply Chain from an accredited university preferred. Software: Proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook. Certification: Certified Materials & Resource Professional (CMRP) preferred.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 263053
About Adventist Health System
Pursuing an opportunity with Adventist Health System, will be the most satisfying experience of your career yet.
With 45 hospital campuses and nearly 8,300 licensed beds in 10 states, Adventist Health System serves more than 4.5 million patients annually. Adventist Health System's continuum of care includes urgent care centers, home health and hospice agencies, and skilled nursing facilities.
Founded in 1973 to support and strengthen Seventh-day Adventist healthcare organizations in the Southern and Southwestern regions of the United States, Adventist Health System has grown to become the largest not-for-profit Protestant healthcare provider in the nation.
Adventist Health System’s flagship, Florida Hospital, is one of the largest healthcare providers in America and a national leader in cardiac care.
If you are interested in becoming a part of our team and share our mission of extending the healing ministry of Christ, please visit www.adventisthealthsystem.com