18 days old

Sourcing Director Pharmacy

Cleveland Clinic
Lyndhurst, OH 44124

Job Summary:

Attracts, develops and engages a multidisciplinary team to conduct supply chain sourcing operations. Leads a cross functional team in the development and implementation of strategic sourcing programs for identified areas. Responsible for identifying and driving changes need to adapt services strategically in support of current and future needs of Cleveland Clinic.



  • Manages and ensures projects are on track and that they meet the missions, goals, tasks, and resource requirements.
  • Resolves or assists in the resolution of conflicts within and between projects or functional areas.
  • Monitors project area progress and provides corrective supervision, if necessary.
  • Maintains the proper and appropriate professional and ethical relationship with vendor representatives, conducts business according to established principles and guidelines.
  • Manages project budget and resource allocation.
  • Accountable for the development and implementation of practices, policies and procedures in functional areas of the department.
  • Enables leaders to move decision making through the organization to develop caregivers and accomplish unit priorities.
  • Focuses and guides leaders and employees in accomplishing work objectives; holding high expectations for self and others.
  • Establishes systems and processes to attract, develop, engage and retain talented leaders.
  • Creates a work environment where people can realize their full potential in order to meet current and future clinical and business challenges.
  • Determines resource allocation and staffing levels in conjunction with respective leaders. Provides direction on staff and capacity planning to meet current and future needs of the department.
  • Maintains knowledge of applicable statutory, regulatory and administrative requirements relative to departmental operations and ensures departmental compliance and organizational success.
  • Exhibits the organization's mission and values and strives to achieve and sustain Cleveland Clinic Experience.
  • Other duties as assigned.


    • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Administration, Engineering or related field required.
    • MBA, PharmD or Bachelor's degree in pharmacy preferred.


      • Registered Pharmacist (RPh) is preferred.

        Complexity of Work:

        • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
        • Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

          Work Experience:

          • A minimum of ten years of experience in sourcing or other related field, preferably in a healthcare setting, including a minimum of three years of demonstrated responsible experience in a management position.
          • Ability to work with employees, interdepartmental teams, and organizational leadership across the enterprise to effectively complete goals.

            Physical Requirements:

            • Requires full range of body motion including handling and lifting items that weigh up to 50 pounds.
            • Requires standing and walking for extensive periods of time. Lifts and carries.
            • Requires corrected vision and hearing to within normal range.
            • Requires working under stressful conditions or working irregular hours.
            • Requires some exposure to communicable diseases or bodily fluids.

              Personal Protective Equipment:

              • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required for procedures.

                The policy of Cleveland Clinic and its system hospitals (Cleveland Clinic) is to provide equal opportunity to all of our employees and applicants for employment in our tobacco free and drug free environment. All offers of employment are followed by testing for controlled substance and nicotine. Job offers will be rescinded for candidates for employment who test positive for nicotine. Candidates for employment who are impacted by Cleveland Clinic’s Smoking Policy will be permitted to reapply for open positions after 90 days. Decisions concerning employment, transfers and promotions are made upon the basis of the best qualified candidate without regard to color, race, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, ancestry, status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran or any other characteristic protected by law. Information provided on this application may be shared with any Cleveland Clinic facility.

                Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities",

Posted: 2020-02-10 Expires: 2020-03-11

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