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Associate Sourcing and Procurement Analyst - Las Vegas, NV

Las Vegas, NV 89101
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  • Job Code
    866315

We'll put you in the driver's seat on vital projects that have strategic importance to our mission of helping people lead healthier lives. Yes, we share a mission that inspires. We need your organizational talents and business discipline to help fuel ours. It's the opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)


This past year the procurement team procured and processed 11,773 purchases from 103 vendors in the amount of $28,555,684.39. This additional position will order, manage, and review medical supplies, equipment, and vaccines for 182 clinics across Nevada, Arizona, and Utah. This staff member will assist in managing the Fleet program, our compressed gas program for Optum/SMA, our flu/vaccine program, and our equipment management program.


Primary Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for inspecting and testing samples of new supplies from vendors or arranging meetings with customers and vendors for test vendor products
  • Document features and benefits of each product and use this information to help make final purchasing decisions
  • Must understand supply chain discipline and the needs of the customer so that proper communication can happen with potential vendors
  • Negotiate supply contacts with vendors. Responsible for closing deals with vendors
  • Developing cost-benefit analysis to compare vendors for cost savings and tier level increases
  • Responsible for documenting the costs for all vendors, as well as generating monthly cost reports to present to stakeholders. They are also responsible for documenting the communication cycle with potential vendor leads
  • Develop strategies that maximize operational efficiencies and cost effectiveness of the entire supply chain
  • Ensure that all sourcing and procurement activities support and are aligned with supply chain strategies
  • Evaluate demand forecasts and budget
  • Understand and drive new customer requirements
  • Understand/analyze the applicable market
  • Manage customer ordering catalogs

You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

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Posted: 2020-03-25 Expires: 2020-04-25

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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Associate Sourcing and Procurement Analyst - Las Vegas, NV

UnitedHealth Group
Las Vegas, NV 89101

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