PROCUREMENT SPECIALIST FT Days, Materials Management Chesapeake

Location
Chesapeake, VA
Posted
May 31, 2017
Closes
Jul 01, 2017
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Sentara Healthcare is currently recruiting for an experience Procurement Specialist for their busy Materials Management department located in Chesapeake, Va. In order to be considered for this position, applicants must have significant contract negotiation experience.

Coordinate and facilitate acquisition of all products, equipment, and services (including capital items) for specific areas of the healthcare system.

Education Level
Bachelor's Level Degree - BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION - Experience in lieu of education: Yes OR
Bachelor's Level Degree - BUSINESS MANAGEMENT - Experience in lieu of education: Yes OR
Bachelor's Level Degree - HOSPITAL ADMINISTRATION - Experience in lieu of education: Yes

Experience
Required: Contract Coordinator - 3 years, Purchasing Agent - 3 years

A solid background in contract negotiations is required.

License
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required: Communication, Critical Thinking, Judgment and Decision Making, Microsoft Office, Negotiation, Persuasion, Reading Comprehension, Time Management, Writing

Other
3 years Contract or Purchasing Agent experience required in lieu of Bachelors degree. American Hospital Association Certified Materials Manager (AHACMM) and/or Certified Purchasing Manager (CPM) preferred. Contract negotiation experience required.