Supply Chain Strategic Sourcing Manager
at Adventist Health System

Date Posted: 6/27/2017

Job Description



Job:  Materials Management

Organization:  Adventist Health System Corporate Office

Shift:  Day

Job Posting:  Jul 19, 2017, 8:26:51 AM

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 Supply Chain Strategic Sourcing Manager position in the Supply Chain Department. This position will be 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, the related products, services and equipment provided, and the supporting contract(s) required.
  • 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

If this position sounds like a great match for your skills set and experience, please apply online now!

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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.