Wolters Kluwer Procurement Manager in Chicago, Illinois

Wolters Kluwer Health's Clinical Effectiveness (CE) organization is a fast-growing and innovation-driven healthcare information technology (HIT) provider working on the front lines of clinical care. Our talented team of physician and pharmacist editors, technologists, and product visionaries collaborate to provide advanced clinical decision support solutions that measurably improve clinical effectiveness by helping healthcare professionals provide optimal care for their patients.

Wolters Kluwer Clinical Effectiveness is seeking a Procurement Manager to develop metrics and negotiate contracts.

  • Develops, implements and maintains procurement policies, procedures and control systems in order to support WK's indirect procurement needs

  • Provide input and feedback to P2P leadership regarding formulation and direction of strategies, policies and procedures

  • Identify, develop and implement process improvements to drive efficiency and productivity

  • Negotiate contracts: Terms, Conditions, Pricing

  • Manage RFQ/RFP processes

  • Manage key spend categories including IT, Marketing and Market Data, software licenses, hardware/telecom, and professional service agreements

  • Manage IT contracts including service level agreements, SOWs, consulting agreements, and software license agreements

Education

  • BS/BA in Finance, Accounting, other relevant field or equivalent experience

Experience

  • Minimum 6 years' experience of progressively increasing responsibilities in procurement

  • Demonstrated success in a leadership position

  • Demonstrated project management experience

  • Strong vendor relationship management

Travel: <5%

About Wolters Kluwer

Wolters Kluwer N.V. (AEX: WKL) is a global leader in information services and solutions for professionals in the health, tax and accounting, risk and compliance, finance and legal sectors. We help our customers make critical decisions every day by providing expert solutions that combine deep domain knowledge with specialized technology and services.

Wolters Kluwer reported 2017 annual revenues of €4.4 billion. The company, headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands, serves customers in over 180 countries, maintains operations in over 40 countries and employs 19,000 people worldwide. Wolters Kluwer shares are listed on Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices.

For more information about our solutions and organization, visit www.wolterskluwer.com, follow us on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and YouTube.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Wolters Kluwer U. S. Corporation and all of its subsidiaries, divisions and customer/business units is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

INFORMATION

For any assistance with your application for this job opening, please call the HR Source at (888) 495-4772 or email HRSource@WoltersKluwer.com. TTY is also available at (888) 495-4771

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