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Senior Director of Contracting

Conifer Health Solutions
Frisco, TX 75034

The Senior Director of Contracting is responsible for providing leadership for a defined portfolio of client contracting or supplier contracting for all Conifer Health service lines. The Senior Director of Contracting is responsible for the implementation and continuous improvement of Contracting procedures, processes, and special projects to support Conifer s achievement of its goals and key initiatives.


Collaborate with all Conifer Health service lines and Conifer Health shared services to support initiatives requiring support from contracting (e.g., change in vendors to reduce costs, support revenue growth with new client contracts, and compliance with new regulatory requirements).

For supplier contracting only, design and direct contract initiatives for new and existing Conifer suppliers and Conifer client suppliers including:

  • Identification of cost savings from supplier consolidation
  • Driving best value by replacing suppliers or enhancing services delivered
  • Engaging suppliers to define initiatives in support of Conifer s strategies and goals

    Define and implement client contracting, supplier contracting, and governance processes and procedures to support Conifer Health strategic initiatives and contractual and regulatory requirements. (e.g., acquisitions, compliance with EPIC contractual requirements, TCPA requirements, 501(r) requirements, etc.)

    Design and direct continuous improvement of processes, procedures, and templates to ensure:

    • Special projects
    • Coordinate 3rd party spend initiative and Vendor Consolidation initiative
    • Continually improve commercial strategies to mitigate risk for Conifer
    • Continually monitor / govern key suppliers to mitigate Conifer s risks, and resolve any continued key supplier service delivery issues timely.



      • Bachelor s degree required. (Preference for Business or Healthcare Administration)
      • Master s degree preferred but not required
      • Minimum of 10 years of experience in contract development and negotiation of large dollar value complex contract portfolios
      • Minimum of 5 years leading/managing contracting professionals responsible for a portfolio of multiple large dollar complex contracts
      • Minimum of 5 years of experience in performing an account management and/or vendor management role is preferred by not required. (e.g., responsibility for successful delivery to contract terms, as well as, responsibility for delivery of financial objectives).
      • Experience in the healthcare industry is preferred but not required
      • Some consulting experience is preferred but not required
      • Experience in project management preferred but not required


        As a part of the Tenet and Catholic Health Initiatives family, Conifer Health brings 30 years of healthcare industry expertise to clients in more than 135 local regions nationwide. We help our clients strengthen their financial and clinical performance, serve their communities and succeed at the business of healthcare. Conifer Health helps organizations transition from volume to value-based care, enhance the consumer and patient healthcare experience and improve quality, cost and access to healthcare.

        Job: Conifer Health Solutions
        Primary Location: Frisco, Texas
        Job Type: Full-time
        Shift Type: Days


        Posted: 2019-09-04 Expires: 2019-10-04

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