PRN- Director, Supply Chain Operations Support PRN in Brentwood, TN at Health Support Center

Date Posted: 6/11/2018

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Job Description

Health Support Center

This is a PRN position.

Job Summary:

The Director, Supply Chain Operations Support is responsible for the support and maintenance of Supply Chain initiatives at both the LifePoint Health support Center (LHSC) and facilities. 

General Responsibilities:

• Assist with the implementation of Supply Chain initiatives.
• Support all facility based materials management activities, supply improvement initiatives and implementation of material GPO agreements.
• Coordinate all contracting and standardization opportunities by coordinating with LHSC Supply Chain leadership, facility leadership, and physicians.
• Provide education on LHSC Supply Chain policies, procedures, and best demonstrated practices.
• Support the execution of infrastructure project plan for the transition of newly acquired facilities. This includes the implementation of standardized operational practices for all Supply Chain functions and systems.
• Participate in acquisition due diligence process and asses purchase closing initiatives. 

Job Requirements

(Experience,Education and Special Certifications…)

•        Bachelor’s degree in Business Management, HealthcareAdministration or similar preferred Business Administration or related field;or substituting experience for equivalent combination of education andexperience.

•        Hospital management experience preferred

•        Demonstrate a working knowledge of Supply Chain processes and comprehensiveunderstand of Microsoft Excel and other PC based applications

•        Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills forthe interpretation and execution of Supply Chain initiatives

•        Must be self-motivated and able to meet deadlines.

•        Possessgood organizational skills.

•        Detailoriented.

•        Musthave the ability to work within the established policies, procedures andpractices prescribed by the LHSC and the immediate supervisor.

•        Willingto travel approximately 75% of the time.




PHYSICALDEMANDS/WORKING CONDITIONS - The physical demands described here arerepresentative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully performthe essential functions of this job.  Reasonableaccommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to performthe essential functions.

Requiresprolonged sitting and some bending, stooping, and stretching.  Requires eye-hand coordination and manualdexterity sufficient to operate a keyboard, photocopier, telephone, calculator,and other office equipment.  Requiresnormal range of hearing and eyesight to record, prepare, and communicateappropriate reports.  Requires liftingpapers or boxes up to 50 pounds occasionally. Work is performed in an office environment and involves frequent contactwith staff and the public.

LifePoint Health, Inc. is an EqualOpportunity Employer

EOEMinorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

LifePoint Health iscommitted to being a place where employees want to work and takes seriously ourresponsibility to comply with all regulatory and legal guidelines throughoutthe recruitment and hiring process. The recruiting process with LifePointHealth will always include emails to job candidates from an address ending in “”,as well as at least one phone interview and/or in-person interview prior tohiring.


This jobdescription in no way states or implies that the key accountabilities above arethe only ones being performed by the individual(s) with this job description.  The individual(s) may be called upon andrequired to follow or perform other duties and tasks requested by his or hersupervisor, consistent with the purpose of the position, department and/orcompany objectives.

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran


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