THE CHILDRENS MERCY HOSPITAL Contract Manager in Kansas City, Missouri

The Contract Manager reports to the Senior Contract Manager within the Office of Business Development and Contract Management and is responsible for the management of Company \\"CMH\\" service related contracts. Such contracted services may include but are not limited to, professional services, physician services, and other services for or on behalf of CMH.The incumbent will facilitate contractual and relationship development and management by working closely with the Senior Contract Managers, CMH stakeholders including Administration, Medical Administration, the Medical Staff Office, Compliance, and the Office of General Counsel, fair market valuation resources, and third parties to ensure contracts are drafted, negotiated, executed, appropriately implemented and monitored for performance. The incumbent serves as the primary point of contact for department stakeholders regarding contractual matters. Day-to-day responsibilities require the incumbent to monitor contracts to ensure that financial terms, expiration and renewal dates, as well as other key contract terms, are managed in a timely and efficient manner.Job Qualifications: * Bachelor's degree * 5+ years' related work experience including contract management and project management * Exceptional communication, relationship building, and influencing skills * Attention to detail and ability to exercise sound judgment * Highly motivated team player with excellent customer service orientation and strong problem-solving skills * Proficient Microsoft Office Suite skillsPreferred Skills: * Management or Supervisory experience * Master's Degree * Competency in understanding basic principles of healthcare law EEO Employer/Disabled/VetEmployer's Job# 2773Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.