SCL Health is a faith-based, nonprofit health care organization headquartered in Broomfield with facilities located in Colorado, Kansas and Montana. SCL Health operates:
4 safety net clinics
1 children's mental health treatment center
190+ ambulatory service centers
Interested in making a difference? Then check us out. Our rich heritage and mission, and our focus on health care delivery that values person-centered care, excellence and accountability are a winning combination as we bring health—and hope—to our patients.
Our ministry is dedicated to improving the health of the communities and individuals we serve, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
As part of the Supply Chain team and in support of the IT category, the Category Manager has oversight of a portfolio of contracts regarding the supply, equipment and service formularies in IT sourcing. Identifies contract opportunities, negotiates and provides creative strategies, recommends utilization improvements and standardization opportunities through data mining activities. Responsible for bidding, negotiation and awarding contracts for assigned area. Facilitates value analysis committees meetings with significant user groups. Manages relationships with vendors.
BS/BA degree in Business Administration or related field, required
3 - 5 years purchasing experience, required
1 - 2 years IT vendor management experience, required
Experience in contract negotiation, required
Advanced communication skills – both verbal and written, required
Advanced leadership, presentation and analytic skills, required
Fluency with PowerPoint, required
Strong leadership and facilitation skills, required
10+ years in Materials Management or equivalent experience in a purchasing capacity, preferred
Experience in healthcare setting, preferred
Certified Purchasing Manager (CPM) or Certified Materiel and Resource Professional (CMRP), preferred
SCL Health is a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that operates eight hospitals, four safety net clinics, one children’s mental health center and more than 190 ambulatory service centers in three states – Colorado, Kansas and Montana. The health system includes 15,000 full-time associates and more than 500 employed providers.