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VP of Vendor Management - Healthcare - REMOTE

Surf Search New York, NY
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
The VP of Vendor Management - Healthcare will lead and oversee a risk-based vendor, delegate, and subcontractor management program, monitoring and providing oversight of vendors’ compliance with relevant federal and state laws/regulations, contractual performance guarantees and standards, and accrediting body guidelines.
Requirements for VP of Vendor Management:
  • Bachelor's degree in business, healthcare or related field required.
  • 12+ years of relevant experience in the healthcare or related industry in a vendor management, contracting, and/or monitoring/oversight role.
  • Experience in vendor management of Medicare - Medicaid focused health plans
  • Healthcare industry knowledge, vendor performance and relationship management in an outsourced environment preferred.
  • Strong relationship building and leadership experience.
  • Excellent communication, priority management, and operational execution skills.
  • Strong project management discipline and knowledge of project management tools/processes.
  • Highly-engaged approach toward business management with flexibility and willingness to be an agent of positive change in a dynamic business environment
The VP of Vendor Management will:
  • Provide senior leadership level oversight and guidance across all vendor management risk areas between vendors and business owners.
  • Develops and manage continuous improvement in vendor governance.
  • Assure accountability for data maintenance and audits, validation and reporting, determining contracts and or third parties in scope for oversight and monitoring, vendor and contract level oversight ownership assignments, and vendor terminations.
  • Participates in assessing risk associated with services being subcontracted and vendors being considered.
  • Oversees vendors including monitoring adherence to applicable contractual, compliance and quality requirements
  • Develops and utilizes vendor dashboards and scorecards to track, measure and evaluate performance.
  • Proactively plans, problem solves and completes root cause analysis, and continuous monitoring of processes including KPI, internal dashboard reports and other business management tools to be able to monitor overall performance.
  • Develops, approves and oversees mitigation and corrective action plans (including clear identification of root cause(s)) to address risk and service issues as identified and assures remediation.
  • Directs performance of site visits and monitoring audits as required as well as plans and leads formal periodic vendor performance reviews with stakeholders.

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New York, NY