The University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC) in Jackson, Mississippi is seeking candidates for an Administrative Director – Hospital Supply Chain to support its missions of academics, healthcare, and research. Please see the position description and requirements below.
The Administrative Director – Hospital Supply Chain will plan, coordinate, and direct logistical activities involved in the evaluation, acquisition, receiving, storage, distribution, and accounting of medical, surgical, and other supplies and equipment utilized by UMMC in the care and treatment of patients.
Applicants must have a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Hospital Administration, or related field and five (5) years of related work experience; experience may be substituted for educational requirement. Master’s level degree in Business, Supply Chain Management or Logistics is preferred.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of supply chain management.
Knowledge of medical equipment, instruments, and supplies.
Knowledge of logistics methodologies to include bulk warehousing, low unit of measure and pick and pack.
Knowledge of hospital supply chain inventory and supply replenishment operations and principles is preferred.
Knowledge of process improvement methodologies and concepts.
Skill in the use of personal computers and related software applications to include ERP inventory management and point of use systems.
Verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to develop budgets and monitor expenditures.
Ability to train, motivate, and supervise employees
Internal Number: R00006736
About The University of Mississippi Medical Center
The University of Mississippi Medical Center is the state’s only academic medical center and one of its largest employers. Every day, our nearly 10,000 employees help improve the lives of Mississippians through our missions of education, research, and patient care.
Our health system provides more than 125 kinds of specialty care in 6 hospitals, more than 30 clinics, and a statewide and telehealth network. We also offer a statewide system of pediatric care through Children’s of Mississippi, including Batson Children’s hospital, the state’s only pediatric hospital.
At UMMC, we’re dedicated to training the next generation of health care professionals. Our seven health science schools include medicine, nursing, dentistry, health related professions, graduate studies, pharmacy, and population health. Enrollment stands at more than 3,000 students each academic year.
Research informs everything we do as an academic medical center. Our major interests include obesity, heart disease, diabetes, women’s health, Alzheimer’s and dementia care, cancer, infectious diseases, among other areas. We are pioneering new treatments and methods of care that reach far beyond the borders of ou...r state.
The University of Mississippi Medical Center provides equal opportunity in any employment practice, education program, or education activity to all qualified persons. The Medical Center complies with all applicable laws regarding equal opportunity and affirmative action and does not unlawfully discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based upon race, color, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or genetic information.