Cerner First Hand Foundation Operations Specialist in Kansas City, Missouri


Job Title:

First Hand Foundation Operations Specialist

Job Description:

First Hand is a 501c3 public charity supported by the generosity of Cerner Associates and is dedicated to impacting the health of children, their families and communities through reactive and preventative initiatives. To fulfill that mission, we provide funding for individual children with health-related needs when insurance and other financial resources have been exhausted. We also create and support programs that identify issues before they become critical and that empower people to take charge of their health.

The Operations Specialist owns and manages operational processes within the business and independently provides organizational support and client service within a professional domain area. This role analyzes and resolves business operations issues and needs by implementing business plans, policies, and procedures. You will be responsible for ensuring that each client receives the appropriate Cerner and First Hand Foundation attention through proper preparation, communication, and execution of events.

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Job Function :

Corporate Operations, People & Talent

Street Address:

2800 Rockcreek Pkwy

Additional Information:

Applicants for U.S. based positions with Cerner Corporation must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Some Cerner positions may be obligated to comply with client-facing requirements and occupational health requests, including but not limited to, an immunization set, an annual flu shot, an annual TB screen, an updated background check, and/or an updated drug screen.

Career Level:

Entry Level/ Junior Professional


Kansas City

Company Overview:

Cerner is a place where people are encouraged to innovate with confidence and focus on what is important – people’s health and the care they receive. We are transforming health care by developing tools and technologies that make it more efficient for care providers and patients to navigate the complexity of our health. From single offices to entire countries, Cerner solutions are licensed at more than 25,000 facilities in over 35 countries.

Cerner’s policy is to provide equal opportunity to all people without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected category. Cerner is proud to be a drug-free workplace.

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E-Verify Participation (Spanish)

Right to Work (Spanish)


United States


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required or equivalent work experience


  • Basic computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite and Windows

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Ability to work overtime and irregular hours when needed

  • Ability to communicate clearly and determine appropriate communication medium (e.g. phone, face-to-face meeting, e-mail, instant message, voicemail)

  • Affinity for team based projects and comfort in providing/receiving peer feedback

  • Strong tendency to self-start and drive to achieve positive results

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously while maintaining high attention to detail

  • Strong commitment to the First Hand Foundation mission of serving children, adults, and families



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