Strategic Sourcing Specialist

Seattle, WA

Honored as Top Hospital of the Decade by The Leapfrog Group, Virginia Mason in Seattle, WA, is internationally recognized as a preeminent organization that is focused on transforming health care. True to that vision, we spent this past decade creating and delivering a multitude of innovations. The results? Industry-changing process improvements and initiatives that have revolutionized our ability to eliminate waste, cut costs, and most importantly, improve the quality of services. Our commitment to Team Medicine and the transformation of health care is what built our reputation as a quality leader, and empowers us with the capability to provide rapid access to care through our Virginia Mason Production System.

This individual will work with Health Resource Services (HRS) leadership and HRS members and their internal stakeholders to educate members on Premier programs and contracts. Work to ensure Health Resource Services is taking advantage of all contract aggregation opportunities for members. Ensure Group Purchasing (GPO) contract pricing is in place at both the manufacturer/supplier and distributor level. The Strategic Sourcing Coordinator may also serve as a resource to HRS senior leadership, HRS member senior leadership, and HRS member clinicians in matters related to expense reduction initiatives, budgeting, and product assessments. Assigned duties relate to more complex and advanced analytics and projects.

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree required.
Three years experience in contract management, data analytics and/or supply chain or related fields.

Preferred Qualifications: Five years’ experience in contract management, data analytics and/or supply
chain or related fields.
Five years’ experience with Group Purchasing Organizations.

Just as Virginia Mason is dedicated to improving the lives of our patients and our community, we are equally dedicated to your professional and personal success. With a wide range of perks that includes comprehensive compensation and benefits, continuing education and support, and the opportunity to live in one of the most livable cities in the country, you will find that an opportunity with Team Medicine is one worth taking.

We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.