Aetna Account Manager in Chicago, Illinois

Req ID: 56530BR


bswift is currently seeking an experienced Account Manager to join our Reseller Team.

The Account Manager (AM) manages the day to day relationship with the reseller clients and assists resellers in problem solving day to day system issues.

Located in downtown Chicago, bswift offers software and services that streamline benefits, HR and payroll administration for employers and public and private exchanges nationwide. bswifts state-of-the-art cloud-based technology and outsourcing solutions significantly reduce administrative costs and time-consuming paperwork, making life easier for administrators and millions of consumers who enroll in benefits with bswift.

Fundamental Components:


The essential duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Acknowledges, researches, resolves and responses to inquiries from clients regarding system issues and processes.

Trains clients on existing and new features of the system.

Acknowledges, researches and recommends system enhancements based upon client needs

Tracks enhancement requests as part of the quarterly meetings

Provides clients with quotes for EDI file requests, monitors requests to assure timely completion

Bills appropriate fees to the client for EDI files, training, and additional services

Contacts customers on a regular basis to maintain account relationship, advise of new product and service offerings, and obtain feedback on products.

Shares details with customers on additional offerings to provide value added service.

Prepares and conducts technical/product presentations and demonstrations.

Shares ideas and customer needs throughout all phases of product life cycle (plan, design, integrate, install, manage).

Other duties may be assigned.




Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; and one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Highly desired that account managers on the Reseller Client Service team have a minimum of one year experience on the bswift system within the Direct Client Services team.

Good written/verbal communication skills and the ability to communicate with both technical and non-technical personnel; ability to listen, clarify and respond well to questions

Ability to operate and make timely decisions in an ambiguous, fast-paced atmosphere

Must be able to quickly sort through complex subject material

Strong analytical skill-set and ability to effectively use data for strategy

High level of productivity, reliability, responsibility, attendance, dependability, organization and accuracy/thoroughness

Ability to take initiative to meet challenges with resourcefulness and new innovative approaches while maintain a high level of quality

Must possess a passion for teamwork, client service and reaching business results through problem solving


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


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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Aetna is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veterans status.