McKesson Administrator in Irving, Texas

McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. It starts with the chain of events you initiate when you work with McKesson Pharmaceutical - a chain that extends across the country and results in millions of people getting more from their healthcare.

As the leader in pharmaceutical distribution and supply chain management, McKesson Pharmaceutical delivers vital branded and generic pharmaceuticals, as well as over-the-counter products, to more than 40,000 customers in three primary segments: retail chains, independent retail pharmacies and institutional providers such as hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks and long-term care providers.

We base our distribution excellence on electronic order processing, asset management tools, a commitment to Six Sigma methodology, order accuracy and supply chain safety. We work with our customers on solutions - including supply management technology, world-class marketing programs, managed care and repackaging products and services - that help them meet their business and quality goals. Our entire team works to ensure patients receive their medications efficiently and begin the process of healing.

As the nation’s largest pharmaceutical distributor, US Pharmaceutical is committed to driving total pharmacy health for customers and ensuring that customers receive the right drug at the right time, every time. This commitment is underpinned by McKesson’s focus on providing customers with the industry’s highest product availability, intelligent ordering capabilities and unmatched service accuracy.

Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career.

Current Need:

This role is responsible for supporting the on-going development and configuration needs of the US Pharmaceutical instance of The support provided is within a team of administrators tasked with ongoing configuration of the existing technology environment comprised of 800+ users. This role is also responsible for engaging successfully with and delivering sales tools and technology to the sales force network, resulting in increased selling time and profitable sales growth.

The successful candidate will not just be a task-oriented person, but someone who creates the task list.

Position Description

The Administrator position maintains responsibility for the successful delivery of projects and subsequent change management relative to the software platform by applying knowledge of the applications functionality and client business requirements throughout the software development lifecycle. After implementation, the Administrator will be responsible for supporting the platform for the business unit and contributing to other various projects as required.

The position may provide project management guidance to project team, or make recommendations or actions to direct the analysis of and solution to problems.


Minimum Requirements

4+ years experience in business analysis, requirements definition, building systems solutions and deployment of business requirements to information systems.

Critical Skills

  • Administrator Certification

  • 2 years of work experience with in an administrator capacity

  • Experience implementing preferably in a large enterprise environment

  • Prior success in managing the product life cycle of sales force from defining business requirements to successful roll out.

  • Proven ability to build and maintain strong relationships with business partners

  • Strong communication (written, verbal) and facilitation skills with business leaders at varying levels

Additional Knowledge & Skills

  • Strong problem solving and configuration skills.

  • Collaborative, customer-focused and able to create visible value.

  • Knowledge of project management principles.

  • Ability to be self directed and anticipate needs of the end customer with ability to translate those needs into technology

  • solutions.

  • Sales operations related experience preferred


4-year degree in computer science, management information sciences or related field or equivalent experience

Physical Requirements

General Office Demands

Benefits & Company Statement

McKesson believes superior performance – individual and team – that helps us drive innovations and solutions to promote better health should be recognized and rewarded. We provide a competitive compensation program to attract, retain and motivate a high-performance workforce, and it’s flexible enough to meet the different needs of our diverse employee population.

We are in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payers, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting.

But we can’t do it without you. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—whatever your title, whatever your role, you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company—and of healthcare. At McKesson, you’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.

McKesson is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer – minorities/females/veterans/persons with disabilities.

Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.

Agency Statement

No agencies please.

Category: Technology