Purfoods Contract & RFP Specialist in Ankeny, Iowa
The Contract & RFP Specialist works closely with corporate leadership to develop, negotiate and execute contracts in a timely manner in accordance with policies and standards surrounding contract management and the contract renewal process.
Review, draft, negotiate and coordinate the completion of contracts for payers which include various agencies, health plans and/or government agencies
Work in partnership with leadership ensuring contracting and other collateral information meets the needs of contracting elements
Manage the RFP draft response process, completing, submitting and tracking all responses as they are due
Accurately input and maintain contract documentation and data in company database
Stay up to date with healthcare regulations and review contractual language to ensure compliance
Associates degree in healthcare or business, or completion of a paralegal program or other related field
Strong organizational skills along with excellent oral and written communication ability
Flexibility to be a hands-on player
Work independently while understanding the necessity for communicating and coordinating work efforts with other employees and organizations
Detail-oriented with problem-solving skills
Interact professionally with other employees, customers and suppliers
Experience negotiating, drafting, and implementing contracts for managed care plans, health systems, or government agencies
Above average computer, organizational and follow-up skills: Microsoft Office Suite, SharePoint, CRM Sales database
Bachelor’s degree in healthcare or business, or completion of a paralegal program or other related field
3-5 years previous contracting, paralegal experience in a regulated environment, preferably healthcare or managed care
Repetitive motions that include the wrists, hands and/or fingers
Sedentary work that primarily involves sitting, remaining in a stationary position for prolonged periods
Visual perception to perform job including peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus
Mom’s Meals, a PurFoods Company is a home-delivered meal service providing fully prepared, refrigerated meal solutions direct to homes nationwide for over 20 years. We provide seniors, patients recovering post-discharge and those managing a chronic condition with tailored nutrition solutions to manage their specific needs. If you are passionate about the well-being of others and have a strong sense of community, Mom's Meals could be the place for you! We are a family operated business looking for fun, compassionate, and friendly people who want to make a difference in the lives of others.
Mom's Meals complies with all applicable federal and state non-discrimination laws. All qualified applicants shall receive consideration for employment without regards to race, religion, national origin, ancestry, color, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation or military status.
External Company Name: Mom's Meals, a PurFoods Company
External Company URL: https://www.momsmeals.com/careers
Street: 3210 SE Corporate Woods Dr.