This position can be located in any Avera region.
Only applicants that currently work through Avera Supply Chain are eligible to apply.
SUMMARY: The Director of Inventory Management and Logistics is the primary point of contact within Supply Chain for developing and implementing strategic vision and tactics associated to Avera's Distribution Center and its associated logistical services to all of Avera Health as well as Print Services. This responsibility includes collaboratively working efficiently and effectively with all supply chain departments at Avera Health to ensure timely implementation of cost savings initiative as developed system-wide. This director also services in the capacity of an Avera Health director as he/she develops strategy, tactics and maintains complete oversight of Avera Health centralized courier services and fleet management services. In this capacity, the director works directly with all region materials management directors to ensure timeliness of services and fiscal viability. This directors' distribution and courier teams will develop and implement delivery mechanisms for system-wide product standardization.
Direct and support system strategic initiatives in the areas of customer service improvement, cost reductions, process improvements, and other initiatives. This responsibility includes collaboratively working efficiently and effectively with all supply chain departments at Avera Health to ensure timely implementation of cost savings initiative as developed system-wide. Additionally, this director will develop and implement strategic direction for all of Avera health as it relates to inventory management at Avera Health. Serves as the primary contact for Avera Medical Group. Works with AMG leadership and supply chain region operations directors and their staff to ensure timely response and support.
The director will develop plans to more fully deploy across the system the use of our distribution center and print services. An ability to create plans that offer and drive cost savings as well as revenue enhancement will be foundational to our success. The director will work with the Director of PACE to assist in identifying and managing services offered to Managed and Affiliate entities within the catchment areas of coverage.