Contract Specialist

Owings Mills, Maryland

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Type: Contract-to-Hire

Experience: 3

Category: Legal

Brand: ALTA IT Services

Job ID: 293452

Date Posted: 11/21/2022

Start Date: 11/21/2022

End Date: 02/28/2023


ALTA IT Services is staffing a contract to hire opportunity for a Healthcare Contract Specialist to support a leading health insurance customer. This position will lead and conduct solicitations, contract drafting and supplier negotiations for goods and services to ensure stakeholder requirements are satisfied. This position leads the end-to-end sourcing process of medium to high complexity sourcing initiatives: from requirements development to RFx development, supplier selection, supplier negotiations, and contract drafting, all in accordance with Corporate Purchasing/Legal/Finance Policies.



Pay $50/HR

3+month contract to perm

Remote but must reside in MD, VA, D.C., or PA

Vaccination required



  • Responsible for working with business stakeholders and procurement management to frame and develop project objectives, requirements, and sourcing strategy prior to supplier engagement.
  • Acts as primary contact with potential suppliers during the RFx, selection, and negotiation process.
  • Implements the sourcing strategy and negotiation and redlining process with the supplier to draft contracts that accurately capture business, technical, and legal requirements (including contractual and purchase order documentation).
  • Interacts routinely with legal and business owner to resolve issues.
  • Ensures procurement process is followed and all documentation is complete and accessible in the Ariba source to pay system.
  • Analyzes and compares service and/or product offerings and specifications, investigates future renewal requirements and options, and resolves contract and invoice discrepancies.
  • Manages existing contracts to anticipate and prepare for ongoing renewals.



  • Knowledge of RFQ for contracts.
  • Experience with Ariba or similar contract management system.
  • Familiarity with HIPPA.
  • General procurement knowledge.
  • This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or equivalent experience; and four (4) to six (6) years’ experience in a relevant functional assignment.
  • Robust pricing and contractual negotiations with suppliers.
  • Fully vaccinated.
  • Having a laptop/PC.






System One, and its subsidiaries including Joulé, ALTA IT Services, CM Access, and MOUNTAIN, LTD., are leaders in delivering outsourced services and workforce solutions across North America. We help clients get work done more efficiently and economically, without compromising quality. System One not only serves as a valued partner for our clients, but we offer eligible employees health and welfare benefits coverage options including medical, dental, vision, spending accounts, life insurance, voluntary plans, as well as participation in a 401(k) plan.

System One is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, family care or medical leave status, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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