Aetna Director, Medicare Operations in Overland Park, Kansas

Req ID: 43823BR

This position will sit in our Overland Park, KS office location.


Position is integral to the operational integrity and product strategy for the market.

Fundamental Components:

Role reports to the General Manager of Medicare Product and supports the Product/Corporate partners, Local Sales, and Revenue teams. Role is very visible and responsible for supporting external engagement meetings with agents/brokers and members, in addition to facilitating internal meetings and employee engagement activities.


Significant (7+ years) experience in Medicare Operations and/or Medicare compliance functions.

Familiarity with regulations and statutes impacting the managed care environment.

Ability to perform analysis and legal research to identify and clarify issues.

Business acumen and experience with managing complex budgets.

Excellent consulting and leadership skills.


The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a MBA.


Functional - Products-Medical/All Individual Medicare Plans/1-3 Years

Functional - Management/Management - Multifunctional management: < 25 employees/1-3 Years

Functional - Administration / Operations/Document production & distribution/1-3 Years


Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Project/1-3 Years/End User

Technical - Database/Microsoft Access/1-3 Years/Power User

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Outlook/1-3 Years/Power User


The Medicare team is a team of fun loving, engaged individuals who are committed to service of members, brokers, and providers.

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.

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