Aetna Account Manager in New York, New York

Req ID: 42699BR

POSITION SUMMARY

Develops service strategy to ensure renewal and growth of business and retention of members for assigned accounts.

Fundamental Components:

Achieves individual cross sell, growth/retention targets and customer satisfaction levels. Creates collaborative partnerships with sales to develop a comprehensive growth strategy for assigned book of business that is aligned with customers objectives, financial position and employee benefit strategy while providing cross-sell opportunities and profitable revenue and growth to Aetna. Executes tactical components of the account teams business plan for each customer. Demonstrates proactive ability to diagnose and fix root cause drivers of service problems. Develops and manages service plans in the most proactive and strategic manner possible, and finds new and innovate ways to show customers the value of the products and services they have purchased. Proactively identifies potential service issues and takes steps to resolve those service issues that arise. May lead and mentor account managers to resolve simple and complex issues and develop solutions proactively. Takes the lead on management of the integration of clients and Aetnas internal organizations, with full responsibility for ensuring a smooth installation that will be a building block to gaining the trust of key client personnel. Educates customer on Aetna specific policies, product information, and procedures as well as industry issues and related current topics. Exhibits Senior Account Manager Behaviors

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

5-10+ years sales and/or account management experience. College degree or equivalent experience. Licensure as required by state.

EDUCATION

The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

Insurance/Life and Health Insurance License is desired

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Functional - Sales & Service/Account Management/4-6 Years

Functional - Sales & Service/Complex negotiations/4-6 Years

Functional - Sales & Service/Alternate distribution channels/1-3 Years

Functional - Sales & Service/Alternate funding products/4-6 Years

Functional - Sales & Service/Strategy development/4-6 Years

TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCES

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Outlook/4-6 Years/End User

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft PowerPoint/4-6 Years/End User

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Word/4-6 Years/End User

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

Meritain Health is an aggressively growing division within Aetna and the Sr.Account Manager role is a leading position within the National Accounts team.

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

Aetna takes our candidate's data privacy seriously. At no time will any Aetna recruiter or employee request any financial or personal information (Social Security Number, Credit card information for direct deposit, etc.) from you via e-mail. Any requests for information will be discussed prior and will be conducted through a secure website provided by the recruiter. Should you be asked for such information, please notify us immediately.

Job Function: Sales and Service