Program/Project Manager Supply Chain
at Adventist Health System

Date Posted: 5/14/2017

Job Description



Job:  Materials Management

Organization:  Adventist Health System Corporate Office

Shift:  Day

Job Posting:  Mar 13, 2017, 1:44:08 PM

If you want to be a part of a place that provides nothing less than extraordinary compassionate care, then Adventist Health System is the place for you!
We are currently seeking qualified candidates for a Program/Project Manager position that will be based in our Supply Chain department. This position is based at our corporate office in Altamonte Springs, FL.  
This position provides the opportunity to be responsible for ensuring that assigned projects are successfully planned, implemented, and completed, managing specific programs and contracts for adherence to terms and resolving issues, monitoring expected results of programs to actual results, and collaborating with suppliers on business to business expectations and improvements. This position also manages specific contracts as they relate to supplier relationship and performance, issue resolution, updates to the contract, and interaction with the field.  The project/program manager collaborates with strategic sourcing managers, corporate associates, materials managers, hospital staff, shared services, the legal department and suppliers in order to effectively perform. 
Specific job duties include:
  • Creates project plans, runs project meetings and calls, assigns tasks, communicates issues, seeks resolution, and effectively manages projects through completion.
  • Manages specific supplier contracts or category programs and as such ensures adherence to terms, audits performance of KPI’s, resolves issues, and communicates with all stakeholders as necessary to ensure programs are running as expected.
  • Handles contract implementations by identifying and securing needed resources, education, and support, engaging leadership as needed to ensure successful completion.
  • Engages suppliers in discussions around business to business requirements and processes and then collaborates with appropriate personnel, ensuring agreement in direction and final execution of agreed upon decisions.  Monitors decisions post implementation to ensure success and achievement of needed process improvements.  Restarts the cycle as needed.
  • Researches questions from hospitals, Supply Chain Shared Services, and other sources, related to assigned projects, contracts or programs, and engages appropriate resources for assistance as needed, communicating an accurate and appropriate response to the inquirer.
Experience Requirements:
  • Minimum of 5+ years of experience working in Supply Chain or Materials Management.
  • Successful management of multiple projects.
Educational Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Certified Materials & Resource Professional (CMRP) preferred
  • Six Sigma Black Belt preferred
If this position sounds like a great match for your skills set and experience, please apply online now!

Job Snapshot

About Us

About Adventist Health System

Who We Are

We are one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.

Who You Are

You are a compassionate, talented professional who wants to work in an environment where you can live out your faith and your values. You are excited about being part of a team that uses the latest technology and medical research to ensure patients receive quality care, but who also recognize that great care is always personal. You enjoy going out of your way to make each patient and their family feel special, and are passionate about guiding them toward optimal health.

Our Community

Our community is global and so is our reach. From coordinating medical mission trips in Ethiopia to planting school gardens in Florida, we are constantly seeking ways to go beyond hospital walls in improving the health of our communities. As a member of our team, you will be encouraged to use your talents in fun, meaningful ways that bring joy and healing to people around the world.

Our Mission

Part of this worldwide network, Adventist Health System was founded in 1973 to support and strengthen the Seventh-day Adventist health care organizations in the Southern and Southwestern regions of the United States. Today it is a national leader in quality, safety and patient satisfaction, comprised of 46 hospital campuses and nearly 77,000 employees.

Although separated by geography, each of our facilities is united by the mission of Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Today we continue the tradition of whole-person care by practicing and sharing CREATION Health, a blueprint for living a healthy, happy life based on the principles given in the Bible’s creation story: Choice, Rest, Environment, Activity, Trust, Interpersonal relationships, Outlook and Nutrition.

We provide comprehensive benefits, training and advancement opportunities. We care for our employees as well as we care for our patients.