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Strategic Sourcing Manager

Job Number: 51741
Tacoma, WA
Job Category: Supply Chain / Materials Mgt.
Employment Type: Full-Time Regular
Multicare Entity: Tacoma General Hospital
FTE: 1
Specialty: Not Applicable
Department: Contracts & Strategic Sourcing
Shift: Day
Work Schedule: 7-4PM, 8-5PM

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Position Summary:
The Strategic Sourcing Manager is responsible for using data driven analysis to focus on the total cost of ownership and make recommendations to key stakeholders, staff and leadership that achieve the best value for MultiCare.  The analysis includes cost modeling, quotation analysis, and the identification of industry and category trends. The Strategic Sourcing Manager identifies opportunities, develops and executes sourcing action plans and assists in optimizing sourcing procedures to attain maximum efficiency and optimal outcomes. The incumbent monitors the performance of suppliers against contractual standards and works with them to achieve continuous improvements in costs and performance.  The Strategic Sourcing Manager identifies and resolves vendor disputes and ensures contract terms and service levels are being adhered to for the maximum benefit to MHS.

Minimum Requirements:
Negotiations skills required
Healthcare experience preferred
Five (5) years of experience developing, implementing, operating or maintaining analytics for contract processes and/or business support required

Bachelor’s degree required, Masters Degree preferred
An advanced degree in Business Administration (MBA), Law degree (JD), or Healthcare Administration (MHA) plus 2 years of experience required

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