Vizient, Inc. Consulting Operations Manager in Centennial, Colorado

When you're the best, we're the best. We instill an environment whereemployees feel engaged, satisfied and able to contribute their unique skillsand talents. We provide extensive opportunities for personal and professionaldevelopment, building both employee competence and organizational capabilityto fuel exceptional performance now and in the future.Job Description:Summary:Manages day-to-day operations activities and/or develops solutions whichenable the effective delivery of consulting services.Responsibilities: Manages key member and/or internal operational processesthat support performance improvement, cost savings, or incrementalrevenue. Could include activities such as writing contracts, pricing,staffing, utilization management, program development, report creatingand distribution, process and tool improvement, or consultantenablement.Influences and enhances member perception of the Vizient brandthrough development of simple ways to distill compelling concepts fromdisparate parts of the business such as complex project delivery, memberimprovement opportunities, fee structure, and general benefits and overallvalue of a partnership with Vizient. Could include activities such asdesigning and/or coordinating design of sales support materials, includinggaining consensus and applying best practices in sales methodology to printedand electronic presentation materials.Oversees and leverages technology thatsupports member or internal processes; proactively identifies ways toimprove related technologyDesigns, creates, and/or leverages member orinternal reports that provide relevant insights into operating models andefficiency of delivery.Acts as a liaison between various functions anddepartments, can translate member/internal customer needs into actionabletasks, and drive those tasks to completion either through individual work orthrough others.Provides guidance to others and able to work through others;as the Consulting Operations Manager does not have any direct reports, a keycomponent of the role is influencing others by articulating needs and creatingQualifications:Bachelor's degree desired; MBA is preferredMinimum fiveyears of experience in a consulting sector. Experience in a healthcareoperations, consulting operations or marketing support role preferredBasicunderstanding of the healthcare industryExperience in graphic design and AdobeInDesign and other design software a plusMust possess strong analytical skillsand have experience driving system enhancements, and proactively recognizingand delivering on new or improved reporting needsAbility to leadenterprise-wide projects, including large cross-functional efforts withmultiple stakeholdersExcellent business and financial insight, with theability to quantify challenges and suggest alternative actionsUnderstanding ofproject management concepts like activity plans, milestones, taskdependencies, risk and issue tracking, and status reportingExcellentexecutive and team communication skills, as well as solid leadership andpeopleEqual Opportunity Employer Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individualswith DisabilitiesThe Company is committed to equal employment opportunity to all employees andapplicants without regard to race, religion, color, gender identity,ethnicity, age, national origin, sexual orientation, disabilitystatus, veteran status or any other category protected by applicable law.