This position provides leadership and direction for the daily work of the hospital supply chain and inventory management functions.
Schedules and leads the work of employees and processes in assigned area, such as: Central Supply and/or Receiving, Customer Service & Dispatch, Inventory specialists assigned to floors/departments.
Provides training for materials management staff members.
May be assigned to coordinate materials management projects.
Acts as a knowledge resource for clinical staff in the area of supply methods and goods.
High school diploma/GED or equivalent working knowledge. Requires reading, writing and mathematical skills.
Requires a broad understanding of medical supplies and materials items and handling requirements as normally acquired through two or more years of related work with shipping & receiving and medical supplies as well as advanced skills in data analysis.
Must have effective organizational skills to accurately maintain records and coordinate various inventory control functions. Requires the ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. effective human relations skills to teach and direct people, experience with, and the ability to use multiple functions of the Materials Management Information System. Must have working knowledge of MMIS system with the ability to research and compile statistical reports, and be able to use office software programs and work with database reporting.
Two or more years previous experience in computerized inventory control, with emphasis on medical supplies is preferred. Previous work experience in medical supply acquisition and receiving procedures is preferred. Additional education in supply chain management and/or training is a plus.
Additional related education and/or experience preferred.
Internal Number: 215988
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