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Assignment Manager (Entry Level)

Assignment Manager (Entry Level)

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With the Healthcare industry entering an unprecedented growth period, there has never been a greater demand for talent and resources. As a business service provider in the healthcare space, Barton Associates is primed for significant growth in the coming years, and we’re looking for talented people to join our team and grow along with us.


That’s where you come in!


The Assignment Manager will report directly to Barton Associates’ Director of National Accounts.  In our business, when an assignment is made, multiple departments have responsibilities to complete crucial tasks in order for a provider to start.  The primary function of this role is to work as a liason with all necessary teams to ensure an efficient process.


  1. Facilitate the on-boarding process for locum tenens providers (MDs, DOs, NPs, PAs, Dentists)  from the point an assignment is made, through the start of the assignment, and potentially beyond.  
  2. Act as a liaison between Barton’s Physician Recruiters, Account Managers, Credentialing, Licensing, and Travel departments.
  3. Ensure the timely completion of all paperwork to meet the agreed upon start dates as well as to ensure a smooth on-boarding process for both the provider and the client.
  4. On-going management of longer-term assignments to ensure we fulfill original lengths of assignment and work to extend those assignments.
  5. Improving the overall quality of Barton’s service.


  1. Bachelor’s degree preferred
  2. Detail oriented
  3. Organized
  4. Strong personality
  5. A Leader/Driver
  6. Works well with others and must be comfortable giving direction to those who are not direct reports
  7. Good customer service and problem solving skills
  8. Computer savvy, knowledge of Google Products, Microsoft Suite, Salesforce, etc.
  9. Ability to handle a demanding workload

Company Overview

Barton Associates specializes in providing the healthcare industry with best-in-class staffing (Locum Tenens) services throughout the United States. Since its inception, Barton has prided itself on building exceptional relationships with both its clients and providers, all of which originates from their world-class training program and strong commitment to their employees.


Locum tenens, a latin term meaning “holding the place,” is a $3.5 billion industry that is projected to reach $6.2, billion in the next 5 years.  As our industry continues its rapid growth path, Barton Associates is poised to grow along with it. In 2001, Barton Associates was founded in a small office in Massachusetts’ North Shore. Since then, the company has grown to over 600 employees in 8 offices across 6 states (Massachusetts, Florida, Connecticut, Texas, New Hampshire, and Arizona) with more on the horizon.

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