Senior Strategic Sourcing Coordinator

Piedmont Healthcare Atlanta , GA 30301

Posted 3 months ago

RESPONSIBLE FOR:

Effectively participate in a strategic role in process improvements and value analysis initiatives with key

stakeholders to develop effective strategic and operational cost reduction objectives, and implement

those objectives. Acts as a champion for business process change, organizational change, and cultural

change while resolving operational obstacles and differing stakeholder priorities. Provides facilitation and

negotiation leadership, and analyzes costs/financial impact, services and contracts with the goal of

attaining the best value, quality and service decision. Researches marketplace to identify and promote

potential new opportunites for improved efficiency and savings. Utilizes all available tools to gain market

knowledge, evaluate and negotiate best pricing of assigned categories. Resolves problems associated

with vendor relationships. Coordinates with Supply Chain to ensure that all agreements are properly

loaded within systems and products or services are properly implemented operationally. Effective

communications to key stakeholders including but not limited to medical staff, clinicians, executive

leaders and supplier executives.

MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED:

A Bachelors Degree from a recognized college or university in Business or Health Administration, Nursing

or a closely related field is required or in lieu of degree and in addition to the minimum required

experience, Eight (8) years of experience in a Supply Chain or related role where financial analysis,

contracting, and clinical analysis is required.

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

Five (5) years of progressively responsible work experience in a Supply Chain or related role where

financial analysis, contracting, and clinical analysis is required. Experience applying project management

methodologies and practices, including developing a project plan, including charter, scope, project

management approach and management plans, such as statement of work, cost estimates and schedule

products and services utilized in a hospital setting. Working knowledge of automated materials

management information systems. Proven ability to independently collect and review data to support

contracting efforts. Knowledge of contract law and/or uniform commercial code preferred but not required.

MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW:

None

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:

Experience in a multi-facility setting is preferred. Documented completion of a project management

training course is preferred. Experience presenting and reporting on project plans to appropriate

stakeholders, executives and senior management is preferred.


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