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Procurement Sourcing Specialist - Career Development Program

Medical Mutual’s Career Development Program provides a one-of-a-kind opportunity for participants to jump start their careers in health insurance. The program places you in a full-time position including a six-month corporate rotation experience across the Company in departments like Customer Experience, Care Management, Pharmacy, Network & Provider Management, Information Technology, Finance, Sales & Marketing, Underwriting and Health Informatics. This career opportunity starts May 2022 but could start earlier depending on the candidate’s availability.

Learn what others in the Company do and how your role connects to the overall strategy while networking with colleagues across the organization. Participants also have access to professional development and community service opportunities.

Identifies savings and process improvement opportunities; supports collaborative relationships internally and externally; helps to facilitate sourcing events and negotiating with suppliers.

  • Locates sources of supply by obtaining price quotations through formal and informal processes to select the appropriate vendor based on the required specifications.
  • Conducts market analyses and benchmarking to refine opportunities. Understands regional and local supply markets, including major suppliers and their capabilities.
  • Processes orders through the procurement system. Trains end users on requisitioning and performs any troubleshooting. Maintains and improves product catalogs listed in the procurement system.
  • Provides support to other sourcing professionals within the Procurement Department.
  • Helps to facilitate sourcing events (RFQ, RFI, RFP, or direct negotiation), supplier selection, and price/contract negotiation.

Qualifications- Career Development Program
Eligibility To be considered for Medical Mutual’s Career Development Program which begins in May 2022, you must:

  • Have completed a Bachelor’s degree or higher within the last two years and achieved a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Attention to detail,  strong leadership, communication, problem-solving and time management skills
  • Have reliable transportation and be able to travel to other Medical Mutual locations Internship and/or other work experience is preferred, but not required.

Sourcing Specialist Qualifications:
  • BS in Business Administration with Supply Chain focus (preferred) or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 6 months sourcing internship or other experience
  • Demonstrated success in achieving quantifiable savings through application of strategic sourcing methods and principles.
  • Certified Purchasing Manager (preferred)
  • Strategic Sourcing Methodology (preferred – Services Industry)
  • Purchasing -Project Management
  • Financial Modeling and Quantitative Analysis
  • Market and Supplier Research
  • Price and Contract Negotiation
  • Contract Management -E-Sourcing
  • Oracle (iProcurement), Access, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint