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Supplier Management Analyst

Kelly Services
Chicago, IL 60684
At Kelly Professional & Industrial, were passionate about helping you find a job that works for you. If you ask us, this job looks pretty great.

We are seeking an **Supplier Management Analyst** for a Healthcare Company based out of Chicago, IL!

**Schedule:** Monday-Friday, Standard Business Hours ( **HYBRID** 2 days remote 3 days onsite)

**Duration:** Contract to Hire

**Location:** Chicago, IL

**Pay:** $61/hr


This position is responsible for the management of key suppliers, business relationships and operational performance. Functional responsibilities to execute on the supplier management framework include; strategic supplier selection, contracting, compliance, performance management and relationship management. Partner with internal business areas and suppliers to define and ensure business expectations and contractual obligations are met. Executes strategic implementation and processes to support iterative evaluation of value delivered.


+ Responsible for developing supplier strategies and interfacing with external suppliers to deliver quality, cost savings, and return on investment.

+ Develop programs, processes and tools to support iterative evaluation.

+ Ensure constant alignment with internal and external business partners.

+ Mentor team members in understanding strategy and approaches to execute.

+ Establish, develop and maintain sound relationships with suppliers/partners.

+ Manage/Own contracts while identifying opportunities to renegotiate suppliers agreements throughout the relationship.

+ Enforce contract agreements; establish understanding of guidelines for contract violation and resolve risks and issues associated with supplier and/or HCSC non-performance.

+ Manage and track appropriate supplier performance, including metrics, interactions, and utilization of external benchmarks.

+ Lead contract negations and RFP activities, as needed

+ Lead and/or consult on special projects, as assigned.


+ Bachelors Degree and 5 years of experience in managing supplier relationships.

+ Demonstrates ability to influence change.

+ Experience delivering cross functional projects within a matrixed organization.

+ Experience managing contracts, customer relationships, suppliers, and strategic sourcing.

+ Experience managing difficult relationships and resolving conflict.

+ Ability to synthesize, simplify, and standardize concepts/processes toward tangible results.

+ Ability to influence, negotiate, and execute while navigating customer relationships.

+ Ability to communicate and interact effectively and professionally with co-workers, management, customers, etc.

+ Ability to manage time effectively, prioritize, and make trade-off decisions.

+ Analytical thinking and consultative problem solving.

+ Teamwork and collaboration.


+ Bachelors Degree in Business Administration, Computer Science, Information Technology and/or Health Care Management.

+ Master's in Business Administration or Health Care Management.

+ Advanced education or certifications in Supplier Management, Health Care Management, etc.

+ Prior experience in Information Technology, Health Care Management, Customer Service, Relationship Management, Government, Insurance, and/or Healthcare.

+ Knowledgeable in quality methodologies; Lean and/or Six Sigma philosophies, tools, and techniques.

+ Knowledge of Contract Financial Management practices including invoice tracking and budget analysis.

+ Knowledge of procurement technologies.

+ Knowledge of foundational IT systems, solutions, and capabilities.

**What happens next**

Once you apply, youll proceed to next steps if your skills and experience look like a good fit. But dont worryeven if this position doesnt work out, youre still in our network. That means all of our recruiters will have access to your profile, expanding your opportunities even more.

For questions or more information about this role, please **apply** and contact Ashlee Bishop via email at .

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**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Youre looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and were here to help you do just that. Our financial staffing experts will connect you with premier companies for opportunities where you can learn, grow, and thrive. Jobs that fit your skills and experience, and most importantly, fit right on your path of where you want to go in in your career. It all adds up.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2022-06-06 Expires: 2022-07-07

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