Reading Hospital
Purchasing Contract Administrator
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Location: US-PA-West Reading Map
Posted: 02/22/2021
Closing: 03/21/2021
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Contractor
Experience: Not Specified
Reading Hospital
Job description

Reading Hospital's Supply Chain team has been nationally recognized by Healthcare Purchasing News as a "Supply Chain Operation Worth Watching" in 2018. The team was identified as one of 11 Supply Chain Operations across the United States who consistently combine innovative thinking to render efficient solutions. In addition, the team was the proud recipient of the 2017 Infor Progress Makers Award for Operational Excellence and ECRI 2016 HealthCare Supply Chain Achievement Award .


The Contract Administrator in Supply Chain Management is responsible for creating reports and analyzing large datasets to support business decisions throughout Reading Hospital. Responsibilities include oversight of Reading Hospital's Service, Capital and Supply contracts and negotiation with vendors to secure best in class pricing. The Contract Administrator provides data driven recommendations to reduce supply expense and aid in standardization while providing the highest quality products for patient care. BS preferred, MBA a plus. A strong background in negotiating, analytics, healthcare, Supply Chain, Operating Room background is preferred. Proficiency in Microsoft Excel (including Vlookup and Pivots/Slicers).

*Position is 100% remote*



Bachelor's Degree preferred.

MBA a plus.

Experience in a fast-paced environment is required with demonstrated organizational, problem-solving, analytical skills, and interpersonal skills.

Proficiency in Microsoft Excel (including Vlookup and Pivots/Slicers), Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Access and willingness to learn new applications is required.

A strong background in analytics, healthcare, Supply Chain or Clinical background is preferred.

Experience as a Registered Nurse or experience in a Lab or Cardiovascular setting is preferred.

Experience analyzing large data sets to aid decision making.

Must have excellent communication skills and attention to detail.

Must possess and demonstrate high integrity and the ability to maintain confidentiality.

Demonstrated professional and ethical behavior.

Ability to manage multiple priorities.
Purchasing Contract Administrator