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TH Medical


TH Medical - Detroit, MI


The Director of Supply Chain directs an organization’s overall supply chain operations for a facility or multiple facilities, including purchasing, inventory and distribution of supplies and equipment.  Responsible for the financial performance, including the evaluation of spend to established targets, contract compliance, budget, forecast etc.  Develops strategic plans to improve productivity, quality, and efficiency of operations utilizing analytical and project management skills.  Ensures that issues regarding existing and new products are resolved in a timely and cost-efficient manner.  Directs product conversion efforts at the hospital.  Build relationships with peers and administrative leadership through effective communication and interpersonal skills.   Participate on various committees and meetings.  Leads and directs the work of others.  Performs a variety of tasks as assigned.  Reports to the Chief Financial Officer within the Hospitals under the Hospitals under the Supply Chain Director’s responsibility. 

Essential Job Duties:

Responsible for all activities of the Supply Chain departments for a hospital or multi-hospitals

Responsible for managing spend in medical/non-medical supplies and all purchased services

Supports the capital procurement process by providing quote and quote reviews, assist with the development of a capital budget, create CERs, track and report status to administration

Drives organization toward committed contract compliance thru direct engagement with physicians and other key stake holders

Participate in national/regional contract development efforts and initiatives

Fosters an environment designed around customer service; develop subordinate team members in customer-focused service delivery; advance a collaborative culture between Supply Chain and Nursing/Ancillary departments

Develops leading practices in purchasing, inventory control, receiving and storage, distribution, material processing and returns

Oversees the hospital’s vendor management program to ensure vendors are credentialed and approved to be on site

Develops and deliver presentations to administration or regional leadership regarding efforts to increase efficiencies, improve inventory turns and value, contract compliance and hospital identified savings initiatives and achievements

Actively participate in Advisory Committees

Performs regular supply spend and utilization analysis; regularly reviews cost accounting accuracy remedies inaccuracies; conduct end of period rate adjusted variances to budget

Achieves ongoing compliance with all regulatory and accreditation criteria

Serves as a subject matter expert and resource to employees and customers; demonstrated by workplace visibility and knowledge of issues/systems/standards

Leads hospital level and company-wide process improvement initiatives

Supports Tenet and hospital established goals and objectives

Demonstrates ability to lead thru period of change - leads department positively

Demonstrates objectively in decision making and fact based analysis

Demonstrates cooperative management style that eliminates boundaries to achieve integrated, efficient and quality service','!*!Bachelor’s Degree Required

MBA or MHA Preferred

4 years’ experience with progressive responsibilities in Supply Chain including 2 years in managerial role to include budget management required

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16 days 22 hours ago

TH Medical


DIRECTOR OF SUPPLY CHAIN TH Medical - Detroit, MI, United States


Location: Detroit, MI

Company Profile:
At Tenet Healthcare, we’ve had a longstanding commitment to serving our patients, our employees, our physicians and our partners. Today, we’re one of the nation’s leading healthcare services companies, with a comprehensive network that extends from coast to coast: