*There is one Contracts Analyst position available and it can be filled in our Scotts Valley, Salinas office or as "Remote in California".

 

We have an opportunity to join the Alliance as a Contracts Analyst in the Accounting Department. 

 

WHAT YOU'LL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR

Reporting to the Contracts Manager, you will be responsible for tracking a high volume of medium-complexity contracts from creation through final execution, including drafting, reviewing, redlining, negotiating with third parties, and finalizing agreements.  You will act as a subject matter expert and resource to Alliance staff regarding contract processing policies and procedures and assist Contracts Unit leadership with contract program activities. 

 

ABOUT THE TEAM

The Administrative Contracts Team negotiates, implements, and manages contracts that support Alliance business operations and ensures legal and regulatory compliance. Our contracts are of a wide variety, and can range from facility contracts to medical contracts.

As a team, we are committed professionals who are passionate about the work we do. Our process is detail oriented, high volume and fast-paced. We work in a supportive, collegial environment that promotes professional growth and success, embraces challenges, celebrates accomplishments and is fun.

 

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL

You are a highly motivated individual with experience in full cycle contracting. You have strong attention to detail with the ability to work independently. You have excellent critical thinking skills, contract redline decision making skills and decisive judgement. You can look at a problem and come up with multiple solutions to find the best options. You are a quick learner, with strong written and verbal communication skills.

 

WHAT YOU'LL NEED TO BE SUCCESSFUL

To read the full position description, and list of requirements click here

  • Knowledge of:
    • Principles and practices of contract negotiation
    • Methods, tools and techniques associated with contract development, review, implementation and management
    • Principles and practices of customer service
  • Ability to:
    • Independently negotiate contract provisions within the scope of assigned authority
    • Prepare, proofread and edit contracts
    • Understand, interpret and apply contract language, complex laws, legislative and regulatory directives, policies, standards, and guidelines
    • Demonstrate strong analytical and research skills, identify and troubleshoot issues, identify alternative solutions, and make recommendations for action
    • Assess risk and offer recommendations for mitigation
  • Education and Experience:
    • Associate’s degree in Business, Legal Studies, Healthcare or a related field or possession of a Paralegal Certificate
    • A minimum of three years of experience processing contracts from creation through final execution, including drafting, reviewing, redlining, and negotiating with third parties; or an equivalent combination of education and experience which would provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities may be qualifying

 

OTHER DETAILS

  • While this position is connected to our Scotts Valley office, we are in a fully remote work environment right now due to COVID-19. The interview and on-boarding process will be completed remotely
  • When operations resume in the office, the expectation for this position is that it would be in the office. For this reason we are only considering candidates who are able to work in-person at the Scotts Valley office 

 

Additionally, all positions at the Alliance are required to meet these minimum qualifications.


OUR BENEFITS

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Plans
  • Ample Paid Time Off
  • 11 Paid Holidays per year
  • 401(a) Retirement Plan
  • 457 Deferred Compensation Plan
  • Robust Health and Wellness Program
  • EV Charging Stations
  • And many more

ABOUT US

We are a group of over 500 dedicated employees, committed to our mission of providing accessible, quality health care that is guided by local innovation. We feel that our work is bigger than ourselves. We leave work each day knowing that we made a difference in the community around us.

Join us at Central California Alliance for Health (the Alliance), where you will be part of a culture that is respectful, diverse, professional and fun, and where you are empowered to do your best work. As a regional non-profit health plan, we serve over 330,000 members in Santa Cruz, Monterey and Merced counties. To learn more about us, click here.


At this time the Alliance does not provide any type of sponsorship. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time, ongoing basis without current or future needs for sponsorship.

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