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Sr Analyst, Strategic Sourcing

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Position Description

Are you the type of person who is invigorated by getting to the root of a problem and developing tracking methods for new processes? Do you love data and are skilled at identifying trend and key areas of opportunity? As a Sr Analyst of Strategic Sourcing, your contributions will enable the DaVita Village to give life to our patients and that fuels our teammates to strive for ever greater results.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:


Seeking a Sr. Strategic Sourcing Analyst to join our corporate procurement team!


The following is a brief overview of the roles and responsibilities:

• Analyze new contract proposals and recommend appropriate course of action to management

• Analyze existing contracts and spend categories to identify cost savings and contract optimization opportunities

• Participate in vendors contract negotiations as needed

• Create reports to support monitoring contract compliance and identifying spending trends

• Work proactively with teams throughout DaVita to identify cost savings opportunities through analysis of purchasing and cost data and trends

• Conduct quantitative and qualitative analyses on a broad array of issues across projects and functional areas as assigned

• Prepare preliminary interpretations of analyses for project teams, and/or department management as requested

• Recommend suggested action steps and prepare reports based on results of analysis; implement action plans as approved

Here is what you can expect when you join our Village: 
  • A "community first, company second" culture based on Core Values that really matter.
  • Clinical outcomes consistently ranked above the national average.
  • Award-winning education and training across multiple career paths to help you reach your potential.
  • Performance-based rewards based on stellar individual and team contributions.
  • A comprehensive benefits package designed to enhance your health, your financial well-being and your future.
  • Dedication, above all, to caring for patients suffering from chronic kidney failure across the nation.    



Strong candidates for this position will have the following skills and attributes coming in:

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance/Business with 3-5 years financial analysis experience in a sourcing environment; experience in the healthcare industry is preferred
  • Strong analytical skills - must have advanced Excel skills, be an analytical thinker with the ability to analyze large amounts of data and recommend appropriate plans of action
  • Strong computer skills in Excel, PowerPoint, Word and Access. Knowledge of Oracle and Hyperion a plus.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication - will interact and build strong working relationships with teammates at all levels throughout DaVita including senior management; will have extensive interactions with key vendor partners
  • Ability to drive projects and decisions to conclusion - must be able to get stuff done!
  • Personal values in line with DaVita's values of Service Excellence, Integrity, Team, Continuous Improvement, Accountability, Fulfillment & Fun
Join us as we pursue our vision "To Build the Greatest Healthcare Community the World has Ever Seen."
Why wait? Explore a career with DaVita today.
Go to http://careers.davita.com to learn more or apply. 
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 We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.

Position Summary

  • Job Title: Sr Analyst, Strategic Sourcing
  • Job Function: Other - Corporate Office
  • Location: Irvine, California