The Procurement and Analytics Director establishes the objectives and directs all sourcing, procurement, supply chain business intelligence and spend analysis activities to support MemorialCare Health System (MHS) operations and assure system-wide best value is achieved and maintained. Provides leadership and direction for procurement of all capital equipment, supplies, pharmaceuticals, and services while ensuring item master integrity and supporting spend analysis activities for MHS. Monitors procurement activities ensuring system policy and contract compliance, and system financial integrity. Continually assesses and drives a culture daily performance improvement, and break-through enterprise-level innovation for procurement, logistics and analysis functions. Serves as a member of the system Material Resources leadership team responsible to create and implement supply chain objectives in support of the MHS strategic plan. Collaborates MHS operational leaders to understand and effectively meet changing customer needs.
Working under the direction of the MHS Vice President:
Provides direction and leadership for centralized procurement of capital, equipment supplies, pharmaceuticals and services at all MHS campuses
Effectively serves as a member of the MHS Material Resources leadership team
Accountable for accurate and efficient purchase order workflow from approved order requisition to receipt and timely resolution of delays and/or unexpected logistical challenges
Responsible to design, monitor and ensure sourcing and procurement system, item master, procedures and activities
Support MHS policy, contract compliance and system financial integrity
Establishes and maintains internal controls and reporting systems which provide accurate and timely information for budget management and financial analysis
Continually assesses performance of areas of responsibility and provides leadership and direction for improvement
Leads, facilitates supply, service value analysis and third party negotiation with various system-level teams
Accountable for the development of competent and effective Purchasing team
Master’s degree preferred; Bachelor’s degree required and will be considered for candidates with significant qualifications and portfolio of healthcare supply chain, procurement, pharmacy and/or strategic sourcing experience.
Ten years of progressively responsible leadership experience in healthcare.
Demonstrated portfolio of leadership expertise and experience that includes MMIS innovation, supply chain principles and practices, system-level project management, GPO/contracting, financial integrity, value analysis and hospital/alternate care products and services.
Superior interpersonal, communication, team-development and consensus-building skills.
Internal Number: MEM004546
About MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center
At MemorialCare, we believe in providing extraordinary health care to our communities and an exceptional working environment for our employees. MemorialCare stands for excellence in Health Care. Across our family of Medical Centers, we support each one of our bright, talented employees in reaching the highest levels of professional development, contribution, collaboration and accountability. Whatever your role and whatever expertise you bring, we are dedicated to helping you achieve your full potential in an environment of respect, innovation and teamwork.
MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center is a major regional provider of medical and surgical services. A Magnet®-designated teaching hospital, MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center and Miller Womens’s and Children’s Hospital have more than 775 beds. We consistently achieve national accolades for our quality care, including ranking as one of “America’s Best Hospitals” for Orthopedics by U.S. News & World Report magazine. Our unique environment allows for a range of medical services, from childhood to adulthood, to be structured under one roof. With our technology, our vision, and especially our talented professionals, we ensure our patients receive the best possible care.