-5 yrs required
Saint Louis, MO, United States
May 05, 2021
Aug 18, 2021
Strategic Sourcing Agent - Capital Medical Equipment
Duties: Consistently work to achieve a competitive advantage in total cost, quality, technology, and supply continuity across disciplines to ensure achievement of acceptable products and vendors as indicated by end-user groups. Negotiate pricing and contract terms and conditions to minimize risk for all healthcare Participants. Ensure consistent and defendable sourcing strategies and supporting supply chain processes are in place and properly administered in compliance with all regulations and policies. Perform contract management and maintenance including amendments, extension of terms, and product additions and deletions. Review and analyze sourcing data, market trends, benchmarking best practices, and maintain market awareness to provide continuous improvements for sourcing strategies. Develop and facilitate collaborative working relationships with Finance, Corporate Risk, Legal, Contract Design and Implementation teams through communications and timely reporting of changes in critical business matters. Provide regular updates on category strategies and supplier relationship management programs, including key performance metrics and status of process improvement initiatives. Represents Group in interactions with the supplier community.