Contract Manager- Surgery in Nashville, TN at HealthTrust

Date Posted: 4/2/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

HealthTrust( is committed to strengthening provider performance andclinical excellence through an aligned membership model and the delivery oftotal spend management solutions that leverage our operator experience, scaleand innovation. Members include approximately 1,600 acute care facilities andmore than 26,000 non-acute care sites.
JOBSUMMARY – Responsible for negotiating industry leading national agreements forthe group purchasing organization in the area of Surgery.   Objective is to ensure best in classindustry pricing and contract terms and conditions. Position's key area of focus will be sourcing initiatives that areprimarily categories with low to medium spend, complexity, risk andsensitivity.  Position may have someresponsibility for other types of categories for the purposes of developmentand workload allocation. It ispreferred that the individual possess knowledge or experience in principles andconcepts related to sourcing and contract management. Individual may requiretime to build knowledge of the industry, organization, processes, suppliers andcustomers.  Individual will followstandard practices and policies in analyzing situations and data and solve arange of straightforward problems.

Job Requirements

  •  AccreditedCollege Bachelor's Degree preferred (Supply Chain, Healthcare, Business,Finance)
  • 1 to 3years of relevant work experience preferred. Ideal candidate will have experience in strategic sourcing andnegotiating a variety of contracts in the Surgery.
  • Strategicsourcing
  • Contractnegotiation
  • Contractmanagement
  • Supplychain operations
  • Materialsmanagement / purchasing
  • Contractingfinancial analysis
  • Healthcareknowledge is a plus