Allina Health

Data Analyst - Supply Chain Management

Location
Minneapolis MN
Posted
Dec 13, 2012
Closes
Dec 16, 2012
Employment Status
Full Time

Introduction

Allina Health is a not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and other health care services with more than 23,500 employees, 5,000 physicians and 2,500 volunteers dedicated to meeting the lifelong health care needs of patients and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. Allina is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Allina Commons is the Minneapolis-based headquarters of Allina Health, a not-for-profit health care organization serving patients and communities. Approximately 1,600 corporate and administrative service employees work at offices within Midtown Exchange, site of the historic Sears retail complex at Chicago Avenue and E. Lake Street. This community landmark, adjacent to the campus of Allina's Abbott Northwestern Hospital, is the second largest building in Minnesota and includes offices, an internationally themed public market and residential units.


Responsibilities

  • Extract and analyze service history data by vendor, equipment type and item level
  • Analyze recurring service contracts, contracting opportunities, trends, and corrective action
  • Monitor vendor preventative maintenance while ensuring compliance and industry standards
  • Provide data analysis for capital negotiations
  • Source customer requests from Clinical Equipment Services around vendor contracts and desired analysis
  • Identify issues and coordinate planning process to address hazard & recall requirements
  • Identify potential contract opportunities by analyzing historical trends
  • Participate in cross functional teams for the development of common policies and procedures
  • Participate in supplier management programs including representation from all supply chain functions to review contract performance criteria and other supplier partnership commitments
  • Work across team functions to assure appropriate level of team coverage

Qualifications

Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in business, finance, accounting, statistics or other comparable degree required 
  • Minimum of 2-3 years of related experience

Skills:

  • Strong analysis skills
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Proficient in the use of MS office; including Excel and Access
  • Proven track record and experience in data mining, data analysis, supply chain, purchasing and/or materials management

Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule

  • Full Time Position (40 Hours/Week)
  • Day Shift
  • Non Contract 

Location/Community Information

Minneapolis boasts being both cosmopolitan yet small enough that you can find a place to call home whether on a lake, golf course, or in an adjoining suburb. With the fast pace of activity there are professional sports, theater, or enough parks for a quiet walk. The area has numerous schools and colleges, both public or private, and enough teams for all weekend athletes to join.

  • Located in Minneapolis
  • Population = 380,000
  • Service Area = 2,882,245

Community Resource Links:

Community Information                           School Digger

Explore Minnesota                                    MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul Magazine              St. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living Magazine                   Star Tribune


Closing Statement

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EEO / AA