Strategic Sourcing Manager, Full-Time, Days

Northwestern Medicine Chicago , IL 60602

Posted 2 months ago

At Northwestern Medicine, every patient interaction makes a difference in cultivating a positive workplace. This patient-first approach is what sets us apart as a leader in the healthcare industry.

As an integral part of our team, youll have the opportunity to join our quest for better healthcare, no matter where you work within the Northwestern Medicine system. At Northwestern Medicine, we pride ourselves on providing competitive benefits: from tuition reimbursement and loan forgiveness to 401(k) matching and lifecycle benefits, we take care of our employees. Ready to join our quest for better?

Description

Essential Functions and How They Are Accomplished. Consulting/Utilization Analysis.

Consults with end users throughout NMHC in identifying, analyzing and facilitating implementation of expense reduction initiatives tied to medical and surgical products, equipment and services. Includes communications with vendors, end users, physicians, management and third party partners. Facilitates the procurement of medical/surgical products, equipment and services for NMHC in collaboration with end users, NMHC Contracting Services, NMHC Purchasing Services, Inventory and Logistics and third party vendors.

Responsible for negotiation of key business terms related to savings initiatives, ongoing portfolio maintenance and contract arrangements. Supports clinical specialty committees focused on product introductions, value analysis and utilization review consistent with NMHC policies and procedures. Manages the overall medical / surgical product portfolio for various clinical disciplines across NMHC

Qualifications

Required:

  • Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Art.

  • Demonstrated ability to facilitate change and achieve savings goals.

Desired:

  • Masters in Business Administration or Masters in Health Care Management

  • Registered Nurse

  • Operating Room Experience / Patient Care Experience

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