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Contract Specialist

We Are Hiring

Contract Specialist - Administration - Full-Time, Day - Via Christi Health - Wichita, KS

Full - Time, Monday - Friday

Why Join Ascension?

Ascension Via Christi has a rich history of serving the people of Kansas and the surrounding region, which dates back more than 125 years to the healing ministries of our founding congregations. Today, our integrated health system – with hospitals, physician clinics, therapy centers and other health services – is the largest healthcare provider in Kansas.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need.  In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Via Christi Health, you will have the opportunity to facilitate and direct the legal review, negotiation and resolution of the organization's contracts.

Responsibilities:

  • Reviews and evaluates proposed contracts for necessary/acceptable contract terms and conditions.
  • Serves as primary liaison with contracting principals, internal departments and external parties to ensure compliance with contract specifications and resolution of issues.
  • Identifies and negotiates revisions as necessary.
  • Develops contracts using approved model templates and develops new contract model templates for approval.
  • Manages and updates contract data into the contract database as required.

What You Will Need

Education:

  • Diploma 
    • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Bachelor's degree required.

Work Experience:

  • 3 years of experience preferred.
  • Paralegal strongly preferred.
  • Experience in legal field with contact strongly preferred. 
  • Ability to communicate well, verbally and via email.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Via Christi Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.
 
Please see the link below for more information.
 
 
EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
 

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

Ascension Health - VIA Christi participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

E-Verify (link to E-verify site)

Job ID: 345680
Category: Business Administration
Facility: KSWIC VC Health Inc
Ministry: Ascension Via Christi, KS
Location: Wichita, KS

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