Give your career the best treatment. Ready to be part of the first and largest pediatric hospital in Southern California? This is Children's Hospital Los Angeles. A place where you can make a real difference in the lives of our patients and their families. A big responsibility? Absolutely. But if you’re up for the challenge, we’re on the lookout for amazing professionals to join our elite teams – talented individuals who can continue our high level of care. The Manager of Sourcing and Procurement provides management and oversight of the acquisition and contracting aspects for Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. The Manager of Sourcing and Procurement is responsible for continuously improving the acquisition activities of CHLA and leading all procurement and strategic activities within the department. Responsible for all day-to-day operational activities including staffing, competitive bid process, product standardization, negotiations, supplier selection, product recalls, group purchasing, service agreements, capital projects, equipment, invoice discrepancy resolution, and purchase contract management. Develops and maintains policies, procedures and processes to ensure effective and efficient procurement operations. Ensures resolution of problems between Suppliers, Accounts Payable, and Receiving as they relate to purchase orders, invoice pricing, and receipts.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Business or related field. CMRP certification preferred. 4-6 years of purchasing management experience in healthcare, preferably in an academic research hospital. 5-10 years of supply chain experience Knowledge Skills and Abilities Required: Thorough knowledge and experience with purchasing principles, systems , accounts payable, contract administration, contract law, freight and hospital equipment and supplies. Effective communication and analytical skills. Computer skill and experience with Finance ERP systems and PC office products
Internal Number: 34650
About Children's Hospital Los Angeles
Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) is a leader in pediatric and adolescent health both here and across the globe. As a premier Magnet teaching hospital, you’ll find an environment that’s alive with learning, rooted in care and compassion, and home to thought leadership and unwavering support. CHLA is dedicated to creating hope and building healthier futures – for our patients, as well as for you and your career!
CHLA has been affiliated with the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California since 1932.