Fairview Health Services is looking for a Supply Chain Contract Specialist at 400 Stinson in Minneapolis, MN. This position is 80 hours per two-week pay period and is benefit eligible. The Fairview Supply Chain team focuses on the effective and efficient use of resources to deliver the right product, in the right quantity, at the right time, to the right place, for the right price.
The Supply Chain Contract Specialist is knowledgeable regarding the supplies and/or services utilized in assigned areas; provides reliable information regarding supply or service capabilities outlined in contracts; and assists in product sourcing and has an expert-level knowledge of the trends, capabilities and opportunities associated with the supplies or services on contract.
The Supply Chain Contract Specialist assumes an active role on Fairview user group committees and/or process improvement teams in a leadership and/or support capacity.The Contracting Services team develops contracts for supplies and equipment and helps initiate and renews equipment service contracts.
The Supply Chain Contract Specialist is responsible for developing, negotiating, and maintaining system-wide contracts for Information Technology supplies, commodities and/or related services for assigned areas. Responsibilities also include
Monitoring expiration dates and working with the appropriate team or staff to ensure extension or new agreement are in place prior to expiration of agreement.
Developing and maintaining relationships with both the suppliers and with internal Fairview customers, i.e. department managers
Together with the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians we have created M Health Fairview. M Health Fairview is the newly expanded collaboration among the University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Physicians, and Fairview Health Services. The healthcare system combines the best of academic and community medicine — expanding access to world-class, breakthrough care through our 10 hospitals and 60 clinics.Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 10 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area.Its broad continuum also includes 60 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, ...Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.