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Job Title:
Manager-TFT Northeast Supply Chain

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Education Level:
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Job Description


                                                                                 Ref# 20NON042

                                                             1 ‑ Temporary Full Time  ‑ Manager

                                                                         Northeast Supply Chain




This vacancy is repost.  Candidates who have previously applied for this position are required to resubmit

their application.


It is a condition of this posting that your home unit can accommodate your temporary absence in the event

you are successful.



Working closely with the Director and the Northern Supply Chain (NSC) team, and North East LHIN and North West

LHIN regional hospital members, the Manager, Strategic Sourcing plans, coordinates, and executes the project

deliverables required to meet and or exceed the Business Plan for the Northern Supply Chain Initiative.


The Manager, Strategic Sourcing plays a key role in scheduling and implementing the regional sourcing model which

focuses on, but is not limited to: developing progress reports, work plans, communication templates, briefing notes

for the Steering Committee as well as initiating and maintaining on‑going communications. This role also provides

guidance to both members and direct reports on the application of the Broader Public Sector (BPS) Directives and

other trade agreements that govern public sector procurement. The Manager, Strategic Sourcing also facilitates the

building of a comprehensive contract registry and a set of metrics that drive efficiencies and document performance



Within the portfolio of the Manager, Strategic Sourcing is also the financial oversight of the NSC program, which

includes review of metrics and variance reporting, as well as program sustainability and budget planning. In addition,

the role also oversees the Data Management component of NSC, providing input and oversight into the various

reports that are presented to our members utilizing the GHX software.


It is a requirement of this role to support and maintain a proactive Supply Chain presence within the region, and

travel amongst the Member hospitals as required. On occasion, engagement and facilitation in complex sourcing

documents will be expected of this position.



*   Bachelor's Degree in Business or equivalent related experience. Professional designation in Purchasing/Supply

Chain or other related discipline is preferred.



*   Minimum 3‑5 years project management experience, preferably with a background in Procurement, Information

Technology, and Financial Analysis.



*   Experience and proven ability to balance conflicting needs while ensuring Membership satisfaction.

*   Demonstrated success building and maintaining strong working relationships with all levels of management, staff

and customers

*   Ability to work effectively, both independently and in team environments.

*   Demonstrated evidence of flexibility, resilence and resourcefulness.

*   Excellent bilingual communication skills including both verbal and written. Demonstated success leading

presentations and meetings.



*   Experience with a variety of techniques and strategies in order to ensure both client satisfaction and NSC best

interests are achieved.

*   Knowledge of project management software applications/project tools and methodology.




The Health Sciences Centre strives to ensure the safety and security of the patients, visitors, employees and assets

financial and otherwise.  As one tool in the recruitment screening process, all offers of employment to external

candidates shall be conditional upon a satisfactory Criminal Records Check (CRC) to ensure the absence of relevant

criminal convictions.



The Health Sciences Centre (HSC) is committed to delivering healthcare in a manner that is consistent with Patient

and Family Centred Care.  Applicants are required to have a demonstrated knowledge, understanding and

commitment to this care philosophy.


Candidates will have demonstrated adherence to the Hospital's Code of Conduct.  Regular attendance at work is

imperative, therefore, all applicants will have to demonstrate a good attendance record to be considered for this



We are committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible environment supporting diversity in our work

environment to provide quality care where all feel valued, respected, and supported. We are dedicated to building a

workforce reflective of the communities in which we live and serve and encourage Indigenous people, visible

minorities, and persons with disabilities to apply and self‑identify. Upon request, accommodations due to a disability

are available throughout the selection process.  Additionally we are identified as an English/French speaking health

sciences centre and encourage bilingual candidates to apply.



If there are no qualified applicants for the above position, the Hospital may, at their discretion, train unqualified



Interested applicants must submit a resume outlining relative previous experience and training no later than

11:59p.m. on Monday, 6 July, 2020.


Internal applicants may apply via the job posting page on the iNtranet.  External applicants must apply through our




Posted:  June 22, 2020