Reporting to the VP of Supply Chain (SCM), this position will direct the day-to-day activities of Buyers and Strategic Sourcing Specialists. This position will recommend and set clinical and non-clinical products and services category/service line complexity and risk ratings, review and approve category strategies developed by the team, set sourcing priorities/scopes for the organization and align with the supply chain vision and strategic initiatives. Ensure alignment with the overall organization vision of patient-centered care by facilitating the development of objectives and processes for a work team and coordinating daily activities performed to ensure continuity of quality services in a cost-effective manner. Serves as the link between team members, Directors, Vice Presidents, Presidents and cross-functional teams to ensure coordination of functional team activities within Mosaic Life Care. Responsible for ensuring this understanding and motivating team members to achieve objectives, which support the organization’s vision
Creates a vision for the work team and leads the team in the development of objectives and standards that support the overall objectives and mission of the organization.
Assists in implementation of procedures and monitors performance, focusing on continuous process improvement in the assigned area.
Develops departmental goals and plans, including formulating/developing the process, policy and procedures for supply and equipment acquisition for the hospital and its affiliates.
Communicates policy and procedures to subordinates and user departments and provides the supervision and oversight necessary to ensure that efficient and effective services support strategy development.
Serves as facilitator, owner and driver, of a best practice sourcing/contracting/purchasing model utilizing leading and standard work processes. Supports the overall goal of partnering with vendors that utilize processes that will support a procure-2-pay strategy.
Internal Number: req2376
About Mosaic Life Care
Mosaic Life Care is health care, re-imagined. We are dedicated to not only treating you when you are sick, but also to keeping you healthy. Discover the Mosaic Life Care difference — find a location near you in and around St. Joseph.
At Mosaic Life Care, we are committed to providing the best and safest care, while creating a warm, inviting environment for our patients, family members and caregivers. Our innovative life-care model combines traditional health care and a focus on key life elements that affect overall wellness. It is our commitment to the health, well-being and vitality of the communities and organizations we serve through health-related initiatives and opportunities.
Mosaic Life Care is the next generation of health care. Formerly Heartland Health and a recipient of the 2009 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, Mosaic Life Care continues to be nationally recognized for quality, value and the patient experience. In 2015, Mosaic Life Care was named to the Truven Health AnalyticsTM 100 Top Hospitals® list, given an “A” rating by The Leapfrog Group, identified as a HealthStrongTM Hospital by IVantage® Health Analytics, named a “Most Wired” hospital by Hospitals... & Health Networks magazine and is routinely identified as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission.
Mosaic Life Care: More than health care … life care.