Supply Chain Spec Coord Full Time at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 10/17/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Family
    Supply Chain/Purchasing
  • Travel
    Yes, 25 % of the Time
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description



AdventHealth Manchester

210 Marie Langdon Drive Manchester Ky

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Manchester

  • Small town with a family like work place
  • Centrally located to outdoor recreational activities
  • Faith based organization
  • Involved community partner
  • Career advancement 

Work Hours/Shift

Full Time, 40 hours per week

You Will Be Responsible For:

•         Has overall responsibility for supplies and materials in assigned specialty department or procedure area.

•         Builds and maintains relationships with clinical and non-clinical customers in assigned specialty area to ensure needs are being met, understand when product changes are needed, and obtain updates on new procedures or physician changes.

•         Establishes and maintains PAR levels for items stocked in the specialty area, rotating stock so that first in is also first out, ensuring proper shelf labels are in place, and removing any expired goods.

•         Coordinates or participates on VAT Committee.

•         Actively participates in performance improvement activities, value analysis projects, and supply chain cost reduction initiatives related to assigned specialty department.

•         Initiates supply return requests and ensures items are ready for pickup and return.

•         Manages product recall activities for assigned specialty area, ensuring affected products are pulled from use and packaged for return, completing required functions in the recall process.

•         Ensures that staff is aware of new items or product changes, substitutions, back orders and out of stock supplies as well as changes to storage locations.

•         Meets with suppliers to resolve issues, source products and equipment, and set up training needed to support  staff.

•         Coordinates product trial and evaluations in conjunction with Supply Chain Director, Clinical Resource Manager and/or corporate

•         Performs other related duties as requested by authorized personnel


What You Will Need:

  • Associate degree or 5 years work experience required
  • 6 to 12 months healthcare experience required
  • Basic knowledge of products and equipment used in the specialty are required
  • Proficient in use of Microsoft Outlook, Work, and Excel required
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently required
  • Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing required
  • Understanding of clinical procedure processes required

Job Summary


This position will have responsibility for managing and maintaining supply stock in a specialty department or procedure area and building relationships with staff members in the department. The Specialty Supply Chain Coordinator will be responsible for supplier relationships, requisitioning supplies, equipment, and services, and processing bill-only and consignment requisitions. This position will be responsible for managing inventory levels, ensuring new products are properly reviewed prior to purchasing, keeping supply areas clean and neat, managing consignments and expiring goods, processing returns, updating shelf labels, and completing all computer software functions necessary to ensure that the appropriate supplies and equipment are available and accurate transactions are recorded.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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