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Supervisor Pharmacy Operations, Procurement - Overland Park, Kansas

UHG - Overland Park, Kansas

Posted: 11/12/2018

We are seeking a full-time Pharmacy Operations Supervisor of Procurement in Overland Park, Kansas.


Flexibility to work rotating shifts between the hours of 4:30am and 10:30pm Monday-Friday, with occasional Saturdays is required.


The Pharmacy Operations Supervisor, Procurement will supervise a staff of 20-30 employees working multiple shifts at full production. This role will be working in a high volume pharmacy environment and will supervise inventory staff to:

  • Purchase medications for Home Delivery
  • Transact all outdated and damaged medication returns to the reverse distributor
  • Hire and train staff as needed
  • Monitor employee performance and administer coaching/counseling when needed and do annual performance reviews
  • Create and maintain departmental policies and procedures
  • Maintain company benchmarks on metrics for the procurement department

Required Qualifications:

  • HS Diploma or GED

  • Minimum of 3 years supervisory experience in a high volume pharmacy, production, procurement or supply chain environment

  • Minimum 1 year of procurement experience

  • Minimum 1 year of project management experience

  • Must be competent in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook)

  • Able to spend up to eight hours a day working on computer, standing, walking, and lifting up to 50 pounds

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher
  • 3 or more years of procurement experience
  • Experience using Oracle systems (ie, EBS)
  • Previous Pharmacy experience

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