Centura Health Category Analyst in CENTENNIAL, Colorado
Welcome to Centura Health
Welcome to largest health ecosystem in Colorado and western Kansas. Welcome to living your mission among thousands of people on fire to live theirs too. Welcome to options, possibilities and values that guide exceptional care. Welcome to extremely important industry challenges and opportunities to solve complex problems. Welcome to highly intelligent teams, overflowing community and the wholeness of mind, body and spirit that is Centura Health.
Flourishing Begins Here
You have a purpose, unique talents and NOW is the time to embrace it, live it and put it to work. At Centura Health, we value incredible people with incredible skills – but your commitment to a greater cause is something we value even moreThe Category Analyst will be responsible for gathering, integrating, and interpreting sources of data that uncover opportunity gaps and solutions to enhance business performance in their assigned category. He/she will learn about assigned categories to include a thorough knowledge of products, industry trends and innovation, and competitive landscape within clinical or non-clinical supply chain for healthcare. This person is responsible for data analysis and reporting, educating all cross-functional teams on category trends and opportunities. This includes a thorough understanding of category’s product assortment, pricing and initiatives through supply chain. This position will partner with supply chain leadership, clinical and non-clinical Category Analysts, Key stakeholder groups, Directors of Strategic Sourcing and Contracting.
What You Bring/Job Requirements
In addition to bringing your whole self to the workplace each day, qualified candidates will need the following:
Bachelor’s degree in Healthcare Administration, Supply Chain Management, Business, Finance, Biomedical Engineering, or related discipline required.
MBA, MHA, or masters in a quantitative discipline strongly desired.
Three years of experience in strategic sourcing or category management or healthcare analytics REQUIRED
May be supplemented with healthcare supply chain management, operational, administrative, project management roles or advanced educational experiences.
Two years of experience in sourcing similar goods / services (preferred)
Experience analyzing healthcare industry trends and conditions to help determine sourcing strategies in alignment with Centura Health and our GPO Technical understanding of the category or categories being managed.
Ability to analyze large data sets including, financial, clinical, quality, purchasing utilization.
Strong analytical skills—demonstrated ability in analyzing data, formulating recommendations, and developing presentations
Ability to multi-task, set priorities, and work independently
Verbal and written communications skills (e.g. presentations, listening, report writing).
Good interpersonal skills (tact/diplomacy, persuasion, co-operation) and ability to influence change
management through the system
Strong collaborative client relations skills
Strong Excel, Access and Database skills are preferred.
All analysts will need proficiency in MS l, Word, PowerPoint, Visio, SharePoint
Experience with Lawson (ERP) and EPIC (EHR) system strongly preferred
PMP and CPM preferred
Physical Requirements- Sedentary Work - prolonged periods of sitting and exert/lift up to 10 lbs. force occasionally
Your Connected Community
When people and places align, incredible things happen. Just like the 21,000+ amazing associates who work here, every community within Centura Health’s connected ecosystem has its own unique history, story and personality.
Centura Health is headquartered in Centennial, CO, with additional business office locations throughout the Denver Tech Center. The Corporate Service Center is home to our leaders and centralized teams that support our hospitals, clinics and people – including marketing, human resources, employee benefits, finance, billing, talent acquisition/development, payor relations, IT, project management, community benefit and more. Whether you work in the corporate headquarters or one of our nearby offices, you’ll experience a culture of collaboration and community where incredible people are doing incredible things every day.
DepartmentSVC CTR SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMEN
Everyone Thrives Here You’re different, and we love it. Your perspectives, your ways, what you are on a mission to go and do – we’re all different at Centura Health, but we’re also all equally connected and supported. We are here to cultivate YOU in an environment which not only lifts you up, but propels you forward.
Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Male/Female/Veteran/Disabled. As of Jan. 1, 2015, we no longer hire tobacco/nicotine users in Colorado, Kansas and other states where applicants who use nicotine products are not protected by applicable state law. Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen, including a panel for cotinine.