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Based in Dallas with offices in Chicago and across the United States, our national strength and local presence give us a deeper understanding of our members and customers. We work with hospital executives, physicians, nurses, materials managers, pharmacists and others to implement solutions that promote exceptional, cost-effective care and make a difference in people’s lives.
Provide Operational support in Contract Management and/or Procurement operations in the supply chain contracting and management area. You will be allocated to the Member to develop & execute rapid savings opportunities using Member’s existing PriceLYNX data; while also providing direction, support, and training to Member’s materials management resources.
•Performs research, data analysis, benchmarking and develop tools, graphics and presentations as appropriate to identify potential savings and assist the client in understanding methods and processes required to achieve measurable results
•Facilitate and drive cost reduction opportunities through the use of Vizient’s SupplyLYNX tools, and or other cost reduction strategies
•Ability to conduct contract analysis at the line item level, which would include contract maximization, conversion, vendor standardization and market share analysis
•Participate in vendor negotiation meetings along with the hospital to value and service opportunities
•Collaborate with Vizient's Legal department and Custom Contracting Services to add these new agreements as a Custom Contract
•Compile project reports, track savings opportunities and present findings to hospital personnel
•Support member value analysis and/or product review committees
•Creates presentations used with members to share the value of Vizient
•Think strategically in the area of supply chain sourcing, ability to lead contract management operations
•Prepare documents to be used by Member to provide vendors with new, targeted expense reduction alternatives
•Review local amendments to Vizient contracts to ensure the vendor is keeping with the intent of the base agreement. Ensure reporting of Customer spend by the vendor to Vizient
•Collaborate with Member to develop custom cost savings tracking tools and dashboards
•Conduct quarterly analyses of newly negotiated contracts to ensure new pricing and contract terms are in effect
•Provide education and mentoring of existing and new staff members. Develop training documents, policies and procedures, etc.