Centene Corporation Contract Coordinator in Des Moines, Iowa

HourlyPosition Purpose: Create contracts and manage the contracting process for new business opportunities, prepare contract status and metric reporting, identify gaps and risks in contracting process, and assist with work assignments and training for temporary staff.

  • Create contracts and manage contracting process utilizing the Emptoris Contract Management System to ensure that new business contract deadlines are met.

  • Assist with work load assignment for temporary contract coordination staff.

  • Maintain spreadsheets and databases; collect, track, prepare, compile, and distribute statistical data for daily and ad hoc reports.

  • Interface with credentialing staff to ensure data and systems are in sync.

  • Provide support to contract negotiators to ensure successful completion of contracting process.

  • Identify gaps and risk in contracting process and coordinate with multiple departments to ensure contracting process is completed timely and accurately and within required established standards and guidelines.

  • Train temporary staff as needed.

  • Maintain physical and electronic file systems.

  • Provide support to other departments to ensure compliance with corporate contracting standards.

Education/Experience: High school diploma or equivalent. 1+ years of contracting, customer service, administrative, or related experience. Intermediate skills with MS Word and Excel required. Healthcare experience and experience with provider information or Emptoris system preferred. Intermediate skills with Access preferred.

Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.

TITLE: Contract Coordinator

LOCATION: Des Moines, Iowa

REQNUMBER: 1115841

COMPANY: Network Development & Contracting

POSITION TYPE: Hourly