Fairview Health Services  Contracting Specialist Associate - Supply Chain in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle Contracting Specialist Associate - Supply Chain

Specialty Supply Chain

Location Fairview offices at 400 Stinson

Department Supply Chain Operations

Hours per 2 weeks 80

Shift Day

Date Posted 04/10/2018

Job Number 18-72313

Job Description:

The Contract Specialist Associate is responsible for providing contracting and customer service support to the Fairview Purchasing Network (FPN) and for providing contracting support to the Fairview Supply Chain contracting team. Duties include price activation of Group Purchasing Organization (GPO) contracts; cost analysis of savings opportunities; working with the FPN Manager and GPO representatives to provide reporting and opportunities to FPN members; executing and maintaining supply and equipment maintenance agreements. In addition this position will assist with the planning and acquisition of Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment (FF&E) related to Fairview’s expansion and renovation projects.

Job Qualifications:



Associate Degree


Bachelor’s degree



4 years of experience in supply chain or contract experience.


6 years progressive experience supply chain field or contract experience.

About Fairview Health Services

Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 11 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.