A vacancy exists, for a Supply Manager based at Head Office (Dunkeld), reporting to Hendrik van Rooyen, Procurement Manager : Services and Commodities.
The successful candidate will be responsible for the effective management of key services and products utilized within Life Healthcare.
In addition, the successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring that a quality procurement service is provided to the business and that all financial objectives and legislative compliance metrics are achieved to the required standards.
Critical Outputs Engage with vendors to deliver quality, cost effective products and services. Manage the acquisition, utilization and value chain across products and services to ensure cost leadership and strategic sourcing.
Aggressively manage price increases to main cost effectiveness in a risk-sharing reimbursement environment. Facilitate the vendor contracting process.
Achieve required customer service levels by proactively managing vendor performance in accordance with their contracts. Participate in the implementation of and compliance to LHC Quality Management Systems.
Generate and action relevant management reports. Participate in new growth projects, as required. Build effective working relationships with hospital and functional teams.
Drive initiatives to foster the development of new or existing suppliers in line with the companies BBEEE requirements. Provide direction and inspire positive work behaviour in team.
Requirements Bachelor of Commerce in Supply Chain Management or equivalent Experience in tender administration and adjudication Working experience in a health / services field would be advantageous Understanding of management and relationship structures within an operating environment Good financial acumen and numeric skills Good computer proficiency especially Excel, Word and Powerpoint Must have own transport Competencies Problem-solving, analysis and judgement Attention to detail Resilience Engaging diversity Verbal & written communication skills Influencing skills Ability to multitask Building relationships Customer responsiveness Organisational awareness Excellence orientation Ethical behaviour Action orientation Critical thinking Interested candidates can send their CV