Contracts Specialist- UC Health- Supply Chain

UC Health

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- Contracts Specialist- UC Health- Supply Chain (041153)

Job Description

Contracts Specialist- UC Health- Supply Chain(Job Number: 041153)


Title: Contracts Specialist

Department: Supply Chain

Location: UC Health Business Center

Shift: Day

Hours: full time

Primary Purpose: The primary purpose of the Contract Specialist is to maintain the integrity of the item master while provide analytical support services to the Supply Chain team. Specific responsibilities include developing, managing and updating the contract repository, maintaining contracting database to include price loading into MMIS and other support systems. Analyzing data with standard statistical /financial methods to prepare accurate and comprehensive decision support data which includes cost analytics, usage data, forecasting, compliance reporting and a compilation of other significant data to assist Supply Chain in the decision making process.


Knowledge and Skills

Education: Bachelor's degree in business operations, supply chain, finance, statistics or related discipline. Master's degree, preferred

License: Certified Materials & Resource Professional (CMRP) preferred.

Years of Experience: Three to five years equivalent experience, minimum required, Six to tem years, preferred.

Required Skills and Knowledge: Highly advanced skills in Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access and Outlook. Skilled in statistical methodologies and techniques, as well as business awareness and numerical abilities required. Knowledge related to use of Lawson, SQL, Database Software, and GHX preferred. Skilled in collecting, interpreting, communicating, and presenting information in a clear, concise manner. Excellent organization, prioritization, project management and problem solving skills. Ability to lead, manage and participate on project teams with shared responsibility for outcomes. Results oriented and data driven approach. Demonstrated ability to adapt to changing business requirements and develop/execute tactical & strategic plans to meet business needs. Strong research, writing and communication skills. Resourcefulness and creativity.

Primary Location - UC Health Business Center - 3200 Burnet Ave - Cincinnati, OH

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