Contract Specialist Sr
Under limited supervision of the Care Reimagined Project Executive, this position provides a full range of procurement, contracting and value analysis activities and is responsible for high risk procurement, contracting and value analysis activities that have a significant impact on the hospital enterprise. Serves as a resource to other staff.
Requires a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or related field; or an equivalent combination of training and progressively responsible experience that will result in the required specialized knowledge and abilities to perform the assigned work. Requires at least five (5) years of experience in procurement or contracts management that includes experience in a public sector or healthcare system that demonstrates a thorough understanding of the required knowledge, skills, and abilities. Requires an in depth knowledge of principles and practices of procurement and contracting, including the skill in the design and layout of technical documents and contract documents. Must be able to perform research, reading, interpreting and writing technical specifications and documentation. Must be able to work within deadlines and be flexible. Must have working knowledge of public sector or healthcare organizations and operations, administrative standards, regulations and practices. Requires strong business, analytical, planning, organizational and conceptual skills. Also requires the ability to simultaneously address multiple projects, demands and issues and the ability to solve problems and make decisions. Must be able to establish and maintain working relationships with co-workers (supervisory/oversight), vendors and customers with strong leadership skills and be a proactive starter. Must have a strong level of skill in Microsoft Word, Excel and other business applications. Skill in interpreting legal clauses and provisions is required. Must have ability to exercise sound judgment and decision making. Requires the ability to read, write and speak effectively in English.
Living our values
At Maricopa Integrated Health System, our values inspire us to dream big and reach high. And we’re delivering some of the most sophisticated care in the country, while making a genuine difference in the lives of our patients and each other. That's the power of an environment driven by values like respect, leadership, compassion and education.
- Maricopa Medical Center, a critical care hospital - the largest teaching hospital in AZ
- The Arizona Burn Center, a nationally renowned regional burn center- 2nd largest in the nation
- A level 1 Trauma Center and emergency department
- The Arizona Children’s Center at MIHS, a 24/7 Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Unit
- The Comprehensive Healthcare Center
- The Desert Vista Behavioral Health Center
- 12 Family Health Centers located throughout Maricopa County
- Competitive wages
- Medical, dental and vision coverage
- Arizona State Retirement System Plan with a lifelong pension upon retirement
- Generous PTO + 10 holidays per year