This position is a key role in establishing the vision, strategy, and roadmap for existing and future healthcare supply chain solutions. These solutions must drive end user efficiency, help healthcare professionals achieve their financial and operational goals, and drive customer compliance in Vizient’s GPO contract portfolio. This role requires a high-energy, creative, and analytical individual who excels at working directly with healthcare supply chain professionals, thought leaders, subject matter experts, and cross-functional software development and delivery teams.
Facilitate Voice of the Customer activities to understand internal and external customer needs
Research market conditions to understand the competitive and business landscape
Understand supply chain data and technology trends to maximize solutions
Develop strong business cases to support product strategies and secure funding
Foster internal stakeholder and executive support for strategies and tactics
Communicate product features and priorities
Serve as Product Owner in an Agile/SCRUM development environment
Manage the life-cycle of a product, including enhancements and bug fixes
Collaborate with marketing and offerings teams to develop pricing and positioning strategies
Collaborate with operations and delivery teams to maximize utilization
Conduct periodic business reviews with internal stakeholders to report overall health of solution(s) and share short-term and long-term strategies
Bachelor’s degree desired. Master’s degree in business and/or healthcare administration preferred
Minimum seven years of experience in healthcare supply chain, contract management, and/or software product management
Adept at assimilating research and voice of customer input into compelling solution ideas
Experience working in a matrixed environment including SCRUM teams
Balance of business and technical/data skills
Experience writing business cases and presentation of plans to management teams
Excellent verbal, written, presentation, analytical, and listening skills
Working at Vizient means making a difference in today’s dynamic health care industry, every day. Our mission is to connect providers with the knowledge, solutions and expertise that accelerate their performance. We have 3,100 employees with a breadth of expertise and experience tailored to innovative approaches and solutions that advance health care for the greater good.
Based in Dallas with ...offices in Chicago and across the United States, our national strength and local presence give us a deeper understanding of our members and customers. We work with hospital executives, physicians, nurses, materials managers, pharmacists and others to implement solutions that promote exceptional, cost-effective care and make a difference in people’s lives.