Cancer Treatment Centers of America
Employment Status:Full time Job Function:Professional Department:401102 Procurement Supply Management-Specialist Shift Hours / Days: Hours / Pay Period:ADVISOR, CATEGORY MANAGEMENT - SUPPLY CHAINWe Fight Cancer: Care That Never Quits®Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) delivers an extraordinary patient experience we call Patient Empowered Care®. We deliver state-of-the-art, high quality care through an integrative model where a team of experts puts patients at the center of their own care. Every day is purposeful. Every day, you will help patients win the fight against cancer. Every day is challenging and rewarding beyond your imagination. The Best Place to WorkWe call ourselves Stakeholders because we all have a stake in the care and success of every patient. Today, CTCA Stakeholders deliver healing and hope to patients fighting complex and advanced cancer in Atlanta, GA, Chicago, IL, Philadelphia, PA, Phoenix, AZ and Tulsa, OK. Each of our hospitals earned a Best Place to Work distinction and has received numerous accreditations that celebrate our culture of clinical quality, innovation, high performance and wellness.A Culture of Teamwork, Empowerment & DevelopmentCTCA provides Stakeholders with exceptional support and easy access to a wide range of tools and resources they need to bring the best of themselves, every day. Our benefits, wellness, and compensation programs lead the market. Imagine accessing your own personal health coach! We also provide extensive training and career development opportunities that encourage professional and personal growth,it is a point of pride. Those are just a few of the ways we empower our Stakeholders to deliver the highest standard of care that we call the Mother Standard®.The Advisor, Category Mgmt reports to the Director of Clinical Category Management. This individual will be responsible for executing a comprehensive category management plan to deliver the highest value through total cost ownership. The Category Manager will be responsible for collaborating with the Department Director to evaluate, align and manage the distribution priorities for respective categories. This individual is responsible for leading procurement sourcing activities in their assigned categories. This individual will provide support for both strategic direction and tactical implementation of supply chain categories.Review volumes for opportunities for future negotiations, and perform pricing validation to ensure compliance.Support and execution of supply chain initiatives and coordinate with materials management, end users, and others as necessary.Conduct supplier analysis, evaluate potential suppliers, and manage the overall supplier qualification process.Analyze spending and develop optimization strategies.Identification and reporting of cost savings and cost avoidanceCompile and organize large amounts of data to support sourcing initiatives.Monitor and analyze existing contracts.Plans, designs, executes and manages strategic sourcing activities with suppliers for various categories.Actively participate in the negotiation of agreements.Requirements:BA/BS in Business, Finance or Supply Chain Management, Master’s degree preferred5 years’ relevant experience, Healthcare environment preferredProfessional Certifications (CPSM or equivalent) a plusExperience in Lean, Six Sigma, Project Management and Change Management preferredProficiency with Microsoft Office including Word, Excel and PowerPoint requiredExcellent communication skills and a high degree of comfort presenting to an executive level audienceHigh degree of customer service focusHigh degree of comfort performing in an evolving environmentStrong analytical skills, creative problem solver with a high degree of initiativeStrong procurement, sourcing and negotiation skills Strong interpersonal skills requiring the ability to resolve conflicting interests with the goal of obtaining cooperationComprehensive proficiency of Microsoft office applications, specifically Excel, PowerPoint, Word#LI-KE1
Cancer Treatment Centers of America
Website : http://www.cancercenter.com
Founded in 1988 on a personalized, patient-centered approach to cancer care, Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) is dedicated to tailoring a combination of cancer treatments to the needs of each individual patient. From genomic tumor assessments to state-of-the-art technologies and evidence-based supportive therapies that target cancer-related side effects, comprehensive services are delivered by a team of cancer experts, all under one roof. Inherent in this integrative approach is a commitment to personalized medicine, tapping breakthroughs in genomic testing, precision cancer treatment and other scientific advances to offer patients as many options as possible. Our oncologists, nurses and other clinicians offer a level of expertise that comes with working exclusively with cancer patients. Cancer treatment is all we do.