Analyst, Application Support - Supply Chain Team

Nashville, Davidson County
Aug 04, 2014
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The Medical Sourcing / Contracting department is designed to enable physicians and clinicians to enhance quality outcomes and patient safety. We are able to do so by carefully managing information and utilizing automation in order to streamline the processes and drive costs out of the system.

We are part of the Supply Chain organization which is comprised of almost 300 employees who strive to ensure efficient and successful behind-the-scenes operations.  Our services range from case cart operations, purchasing, materials management, systems support, and many others.  We take an evidence-based approach and utilize a collaborative effort between the customer and supply teams to eliminate wastefulness through standardization and process improvement initiatives.

We are looking for an Analyst for the Supply Chain group with a primary focus on the Medical Sourcing team.  The Analyst will utilize multiple systems to provide detailed reports to include:  historical medical supply spend, utilization, benchmarking, peer to peer cost comparisons, and audits in support of the supply chain mission. 

This position will participate in multi-disciplinary value analysis committees by providing data to drive clinical decisions resulting in efficiency and supply expense reductions.  

We are looking for someone who actively seeks to improve processes within the Sourcing team and also interacts effectively with various levels within the institution.

An Analyst with strong oral / written communication skills and the ability to function well in a team environment is required. 

Basic Qualifications

Education Required: Bachelors with 3 Years of experience within a healthcare sourcing / procurement environment.

We prefer a candidate that has background in health care analytics and proficiency in a full suite of office products required for statistical analysis and presentations.

Job Information Technology

Primary Location TN-Nashville-The Vanderbilt Clinic (TVC)

Organization Medical Supply Sourcing 201400