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Purchasing Supervisor in Nashville, TN at HealthTrust

Date Posted: 3/6/2019

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THE COMPANY: Take your career in the right direction – join us at HealthTrust. Amidst the fast-changing dynamics of healthcare within HealthTrust and our parent company (HCA – Hospital Corporation of America), come work as a Purchasing Supervisor.

More than 1,600 hospitals have partnered with HealthTrust to lower expenses and improve outcomes across healthcare operations.
HealthTrust delivers supply chain, workforce, and clinical integration services to help healthcare providers improve performance with superior pricing and operator-driven practices.

This is accomplished by hiring professionals like you!

A seven-time recipient of a “Champion for Change” award from Practice Greenhealth, HealthTrust actively encourages and enables ecologically responsible purchasing alongside fully embracing a culture of integrity and a code of ethics.

  • The Purchasing Supervisor is responsible for managing the day to day activities of their assigned Purchasing Assistant team to include the timely processing of all purchase orders and resolution of pricing discrepancies.
  • Individual who exhibits strong leadership in guiding his/her team to provide quality service in a timely manner and setting high department performance standards.
  • Effectively cultivates and maintains relationships with Supply Chain Directors, Accounts Payable and Hospital vendors.

Nashville Supply Chain CSC – Nashville, TN

  • Nashville is cherished for it’s relaxed, friendly feel of a smaller city while also holding the energetic vibe of a big city – from historic to trendy, and family friendly suburb communities to urban city living. There are options for everyone.
  • Named by USA Today among the top 10 cities with the Best Urban Green Spaces in North America. Nashville boasts over 2,700 acres of walking and biking trails to enjoy.
  • More than Music City, Nashville is home to the NFL, Tennessee Titans, NHL Predators, MLS Nashville Soccer Club and the Sounds Triple A pro baseball team. You could very possibly see a game a week all year round.

  • To attract the best talent, HealthTrust offers one of the leading 401(k) plans in the healthcare industry (a 100% match on up to 9% of pay based on years of vesting service).
  • Tuition Reimbursement program for individuals seeking higher education.
  • Professional growth and advancement.

Job Requirements

  • Associates or Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Business, Health Care Administration or similar field preferred. Purchasing experience may be substituted for educational requirement
  • 3 years of purchasing experience, preferably in healthcare.
  • Demonstrate comprehensive understanding of PC application : Microsoft Office Suite including Outlook, Word and Excel. Business Objects and SMART experience is preferred.
  • C.P.M. preferred, but not required