Value Analysis Coordinator/UKHC at University of Kentucky

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Location: Lexington, Kentucky

Job Description:

University of Kentucky

Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status.

Posting DetailsJob Title

Value Analysis Coordinator/UKHC

Requisition Number


Working Title

Value Analysis Coordinator

Department Name

H4004:Enterprise Supply Chain

Work Location

Lexington, KY

Grade Level


Salary Range


Type of Position


Position Time Status


Required Education


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Required Related Experience

5 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Regularly sitting at a computer workstation for extended periods of time; occasionally standing or walking with objects weighing up to 25 lbs.; and occasionally lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects weighing up to or over 50 lbs.


Primarily Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. As an exempt-level position, additional hours (including nights and/or weekends) may be required in order to meet job and departmental business needs.

Job Summary

The Value Analysis Coordinator will primarily be responsible for data reporting and analysis in order to manage the cost effectiveness of products requested and purchased within the enterprise supply chain. This will include coordinating and gathering statistical information in collaboration with the Value Analysis Team, purchasing and finance departments, suppliers, and staff.
This position will also be charged with the development of new product cost analysis, tracking new product maintenance, and gathering post-implementation data and documentation for further analysis of the product's cost effectiveness. Presentation of results will be made to various Value Analysis teams in support of making informed decisions regarding product purchases. Compiling reports, presenting report analyses and research findings, and auditing post-implementation results, among other tools, will be necessary responsibilities of the individual in this role.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

In order to be successful in this position, the individual hired will need extensive knowledge of and experience with Microsoft Office products, specifically Excel; a background in data research, reporting, auditing, and financial analysis; budgeting and accounting skills; a high regard for attention to detail and accuracy; initiative; and exceptional communication skills.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?


Preferred Education/Experience

The ideal candidate will have an extensive background in healthcare supply chain finance including budgeting and analysis; experience researching supply chain products and reporting on their cost effectiveness; and experience with SAP , Lumere, PICIS , VAT tracking, and post-implementation audits ( PIA ).

Deadline to Apply


University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How many years of purchasing and/or materials management experience do you have working in or supporting the healthcare industry?
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  2. * Please choose the answer that best rates your skill in data collection, analysis and presentation of results.
    • I have no experience with this
    • Beginner
    • Intermediate
    • Advanced
  3. * How many years of experience do you have with data analysis and reports development?
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  4. * Please choose the answer that best describes your level of experience with Microsoft Excel.
    • None
    • Beginner (i.e., basic formatting, sorting, adding columns)
    • Intermediate (i.e., conditional formatting, data lists, formulas)
    • Advanced (i.e., macros, pivot tables, analytical add-ins)
  5. * University of Kentucky HealthCare recognizes a set of values that guide us in our daily interactions. By applying for a position within UK Healthcare, you are indicating your commitment and expressing your agreement to our five values. These values are diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork. Please choose one of the UK Healthcare values and give a specific example when you exhibited this quality in your professional experience.
    (Open Ended Question)
  6. * University of Kentucky HealthCare seeks to attract, develop and retain highly skilled and competent employees, to provide the best experience for every patient, every time. If selected for a position, do you agree to abide by the UK HealthCare Values of diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork?
    • Yes
    • No
  7. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents