This position reports to the System Director of Supply Chain Logistics, with dotted line responsibility to the facility Assistant Administrators of Finance, and/or the facility CFO. The Director of Materials Management will provide regional organization and direction for the advancement of the Materials process across the Region for the CHRISTUS Health system. In coordination with the System Director of Logistics responsibilities include facility specific oversight on supply management process improvements. Position includes development and maintenance of work flow assessments, quality assurance, contract implementation, data management, Materials Management System policy and procedure development/ maintenance, and Associate career development. This position will collaborate with the financial leadership of each facility to develop Materials strategies that meet the System and Regional established financial, operational, quality, and customer service goals while providing to the System Director of Supply Chain Logistics periodic quantitative and qualitative metrics documenting the progress.
Bachelor's Degree or 6 years of experience in multi facilities HealthCare Environment or related field
Collaborative and comfortable working in a Matrix model organization
Must be well versed in the use of MS Office suite/Materials Management Applications
Analytical and quantitative thinker
Business planning skills to include cost impact analysis
Excellent communicator, speaker, and listener
Enjoys teaching and educating
Strong working knowledge cost accounting, finance, reimbursement, ancillary and support services and clinical services
Sensitive to overall system needs and skill to balance with Regional needs
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.