PeaceHealth is seeking a Supply Chain Contracts Manager for a 1.0 full time equivalent Exempt position.
Req ID: 157445
JOB SUMMARY The priority for this position is to initiate, review and execute purchasing contracts for the purpose of managing the expense of supplies, equipment and services. Responsible for managing the process of identifying and executing strategic system-wide opportunities. Collaborates with key internal and external stakeholders.
Develop, implement, and manage contracts for products, equipment and services for the use by PeaceHealth and affiliate member customers consistent with policies. Encouraging and reporting member contract compliance.
Interact with PeaceHealth legal to insure potential contract risks are addressed.
Participates in the recruitment and on-going support of PeaceHealth affiliate program.
Responsible for ensuring contract compliance with applicable local, regional or national regulatory entities.
Partner with colleagues at all levels to support change and performance initiatives.
Promote, establish, and maintain open and effective communication with caregivers and leadership. Develop strong working relationships with key stakeholders, as well as internal and external partners. Work in a collaborative manner with all leadership and caregivers throughout PeaceHealth.
Performs other duties as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS EDUCATION : Bachelor's degree in business administration, healthcare administration, nursing or other related discipline from an accredited college or university is required, equivalent experience or training may be substituted. A Masters degree in Supply Chain Management, MBA or MSN is highly desired.
Three (3) years of progressive growth in healthcare supply chain analytics, contract administration, procurement or other industry supply chain management /contracting.
Experience with contract negotiations and service level agreements within supply chain required.
Experience and demonstrated proficiency with the use of Word and Excel is required; MS FrontPage, SharePoint, Access, and PowerPoint are preferred.
Experience with Lawson Materials Management information system preferred.
Experience with the use of Change Management tools is preferred.
Experience working with diverse customer groups.
Knowledge of market conditions which impact contract performance and value.
Ability to speak with diplomacy in working with customers and ensure service excellence.
Ability to differentiate clinical and non-clinical issues.
Ability to negotiate multiple solutions.
Strong quantitative analytical skills are required.
Strong communication and organizational skills are required.
Please apply online to be considered. For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 900 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission.
We offer competitive compensation, a robust benefits package and a collaborative, Mission-driven work environment! To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Vancouver community please visit our homepage: www.peacehealth.org/careers .
Location: Vancouver , Shared Services Center (802) Job Category: Business, Administrative & Facilities Shift: Day Shift Length: 8 Hours FTE: 1.0 Work Type: Full Time Hourly compensation starts at: $ DOE , more depending on experience Required Certifications/Licensure:
PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.
The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.
Posting Notes: Vancouver || Business, Administrative & Facilities || Supply Chain || Full Time || SUPPLY CHAIN
Internal Number: 157445
PeaceHealth Physicians are as diverse as the communities they serve, but have the following in common:Dedication to carrying on the healing mission of Jesus Christ by promoting personal and community health, relieving pain and suffering and treating each person in a loving and caring way.A shared vision of every patient receiving exceptional, compassionate evidence-based care, every time, every touch.