Burrell Behavioral Health Procurement Manager in Springfield, Missouri
Looking to feed your desire to give to your community and support those who need a helping hand? Look no further! Not only is Burrell growing the amount of its resources, services, and facilities to assist as many communities as possible, it also provides plenty of opportunity for growth in your current field and the freedom to explore others. Our culture and our environment are unlike any other. We offer highly-competitive pay and a full range of top-notch full-time employee benefits such as:
Paid Time Off
Short Term Disability
Long Term Disability
Student Loan Reimbursement
Employee Assistance Program
What you’ll get to do: As the Procurement Manager you will play a key role in the success of our finance team by overseeing vendor management and the selection of suppliers including, but not limited to the negotiation and execution of contracts. This role offers the unique opportunity to act as a champion for quality assurance in all things involving procurement logistics and will focus on becoming an in-house expert advisor for all procurement-related processes. The Procurement Manager will primarily manage tasks such as developing and communicating a robust procurement and purchasing strategy, leading the implementation of a new software for procurement, identifying potential suppliers and presenting them for approval, working with general counsel to negotiate terms with vendors, establishing operational plans and initiatives to focus on department effectiveness and efficiency, managing the purchasing team and recommending expansion strategies as necessary, implementing sourcing strategies to meet budgetary and sustainability goals and so much more! If you are looking to grow your career as a procurement professional and want to join a cause you can be proud of, this might be the right opportunity for you!
What you’ll bring: Strong leadership and mentoring skills, excellent analytical and problem solving skills, the ability to motivate and inspire others, attention to detail, proficiency in multitasking and prioritizing work to meet timelines, excellent verbal and written communication skills, a positive and professional attitude, an abundant knowledge in procurement-related functions and expertise, a passion for change management and a solutions-focused approach to the use of technology in practicing procurement management!
Education and Experience:Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting or a related field (required)
5+ years of experience working in procurement or a related business field (preferred)
Where you’ll be working: This exciting opportunity is located at our Administrative Campus in Springfield, MO!
We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, and encourage applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, disability or veteran status, or to other non-work related factors.
Burrell is a Smoke and Tobacco Free Workplace.
Burrell Behavioral Health is the recognized leader in Community Mental Health. Founded in 1977, our network of providers, therapists, case managers, and direct support staff serve more than 45,000 clients across 25 counties in Missouri and Arkansas. We provide comprehensive care for behavioral health clients of all ages, helping them to improve their lives through our wide-ranging continuum of care.
“We believe that the conversation about behavioral health is paramount. There are few conversations facing our communities more critical than behavioral health. As the conversation evolves, Burrell is committed to being a leader in this post-stigma world.”
-C.J. Davis, President & CEO, Burrell Behavioral Health