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Purchasing Mgr in San Marcos, TX at ResCare

Date Posted: 12/4/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/4/2018

Job Description

BrightSpring Health Services 

Title: Purchasing Mgr

Job Category: Corporate / Support Center

Line of Business: Workforce Services

About BrightSpring Health Services and Our Family of Brands

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! BrightSpring Health Services is the new name for Kentucky-based ResCare, Inc., the parent company that supports a diverse family of brands. After more than 40 years of a successful history of helping people through a variety of settings and service offerings, we’ve reinvented ourselves.

At BrightSpring, everything we do centers on helping people live their best life. Our vision is to be the leading provider of home and community based health services for the needs of the complex populations we serve. We want to make sure that our clients receive the right care at the right time in the safest environment possible.

We are excited that you might consider joining our dedicated network of compassionate professionals who work in thousands of communities across the country - helping more than 60,000 people every day.

Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Purchasing Mgr.

About this Line of Business

BrightSpring Health Services is one of the largest providers of diversified home and community-based health services to complex, high-cost populations. The company provides nonclinical habilitative services and/or clinical rehabilitative services for people of all ages and skill levels.  Primary businesses include: behavioral health (including autism services), home health care (including personal care, home health, and hospice), neuro therapy, and job placement and vocational training, supported by pharmacy and telecare ancillary technologies and services. These businesses employ more than 45,000 dedicated team members in more than 40 states and provide services to more than 2 million people annually. 

BrightSpring Health Services is focused on providing quality and lower-cost outcomes to challenging and high-cost populations, through best-in-class services and technology innovation. Our Connected Home care model is an industry-leading approach to the future of health care services to achieve strong quality and compliance while also driving efficiency and cutting waste. 

Our care professionals work in thousands of communities across the United States. Founded and headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, the company has been making a difference in people’s lives and communities since 1974 – providing home and community-based health services to complex populations and helping people live their best life.

As a(n) Purchasing Mgr you will: 

  • Represent ResCare in negotiating contracts and formulating supplier agreements and programs.
  • Provide training, customer service and direction to locations that utilize the materials, products or services.
  • Direct and coordinate activities of personnel engaged in buying and distributing materials, equipment, and supplies.
  • Locate vendors of materials, equipment or supplies, and interview them to determine product availability and terms of sales.
  • Prepare and process requisitions and purchase orders for supplies and equipment.
  • Develop and implement purchasing and contract management instructions, policies, and procedures.Maintain records of goods ordered and received.
  • Analyze market and delivery systems to assess present and future material availability.
  • Resolve vendor or contractor grievances, and claims against suppliers.
  • Prepare reports regarding market conditions and merchandise costs.
  • Other duties as assigned

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, finance or related field or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Minimum of 3 years of progressive work experience managing purchasing and procurement functions from requisition through disbursement cycle.
  • Strong managerial skills.
  • Knowledge of state procurement practices.
  • Demonstrated expertise in drafting and analyzing RFP’s, RFQ’s, RFI’s, contracts, business documents and/or other agreements while assuring compliance with applicable laws, guidelines and contract terms.
  • Experience in negotiating purchasing terms with existing and prospective suppliers.

Additional Information



Benefits

BrightSpring Health Services offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, disability, life, and tuition reimbursement. All employees age 21 and older are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

BrightSpring Health Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. BrightSpring Health Services does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

2800 AIRPORT HWY , SAN MARCOS, TX 78666 USA