Job Summary Responsible for ensuring a variety of District-wide Supply Chain Management projects are properly planned, phase-implemented, monitored, and evaluated for results. These projects include, but are not limited to cost reduction initiatives, implementing new systems, system upgrades, and managing District-wide service contracts owned by Supply Chain Management. Collaborates with HC purchasing and VAC to ensure maximum value is extracted from the Supply Chain Management data warehouse. Provide management reporting, scorecards, and analysis as required by District management. Assess District-wide supply chain processes for opportunities to improve efficiency and effectiveness. Analyze, propose, and lead District expense reduction efforts relating to supply chain activities. The SCM Project Manager will also perform quarterly audits to validate vendor pricing.
Degrees: Bachelor's Degree in Business or in Healthcare-related field with demonstrated proficiency in project management, accounting, and supply chain management information systems, and spreadsheet applications.
Work Experience: Five (5) years of experience in Supply Chain Management (healthcare experience preferred). Including working with purchasing and inventory management systems, MS Office, and business process improvement and cost reduction.
Management Experience: Five (5) years of experience in Support Management Roles within Materials Management. Preferred experience working on IT projects.
Preferred knowledge of Procurment to pay process, PeopleSoft FSCM, GHX Tools including Procurement Suite and Supplies/Procurment contracting
Communication Skills: Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contact), Writing /Correspondence, Writing /Reports
Job Attributes/Skills: Advanced Analytical, p ublic speaking and presentation skills
Knowledge/ Skills/ Abilities: Mathematics, Medical Terms, Research, Statistical
Other Requirements: Travel between HC D facilities and vendors. Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing.
The Harris Health System is a fully integrated healthcare system that cares for all residents of Harris County, Texas. We are the first accredited healthcare institution in Harris County to be designated by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, and are one of the largest systems in the country to achieve the quality standard. Our system includes 23 community health centers, five school-based clinics, a dental center and dialysis center, mobile health units, a rehabilitation and specialty hospital and two full-service hospitals.Ben Taub Hospital is a world renowned Level I Trauma Center with 586 licensed acute-care beds and provides a wide range of specialty care outpatient services. Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital is a 328 licensed bed acute-care hospital with a newly expanded Level III trauma center and a distinguished regional center for neonatal intensive care for high-risk deliveries.Harris Health is a teaching system for Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). We train the next generation of healthcare providers on the latest medical procedures and technological breakthroughs.With... our fully integrated electronic medical records system, we offer patients the convenience and assurance that their medical history is accurate, safe and available when and where it is needed. Our Medical Home designation ensures that we offer a full range of preventive, specialty and acute care services for the entire family.