Aetna Business Project Program Manager in Chicago, Illinois

Req ID: 52492BR


This is an exciting opportunity to join the newly formed Clinical Operational Excellence Business Integrity Unit. Supports the mission of the Business Integrity Unit. Has responsibility to lead projects to ensure compliance. Leads aspects of the program such as planning, coordination, development, implementation including the financial implications while prioritizing work, resources, and time. Ensures the end state of the program/clinical business operations meets business objective(s) and that all deliverable and due dates are met. Highly collaborative process often requires managing relationships across the segments or multiple functional areas

Fundamental Components:

This position reports directly to the Director Compliance. Supports the strategic business plan and translates into vision for staff/others.

As a team member, the Business Program Manager, influences all stake holders to support key projects/programs to ensure positive outcomes that deliver on results.Drives change in order to improve performance results, compliance activities, organization effectiveness and/or systems/quality/services (e.g., policies, processes or systems).Identifies gaps in processes or organization and challenges self and others to develop and implement solutions.

Directs accountability for impact to SG&A - Ensures accurate prioritization of key projects/programs within purview.

Has accountability for project management services being delivered including organization, budget and/or financial implications.


Proven track record in meeting project milestones and negotiating for resources.

Proven negotiation skills.

Experience includes development and management of multiple budgets related to various projects and or program.

Proven project management skills.

Experience with Quick Base preferred


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


Business/ is desired

Legal/ is desired

Medical management/ is desired

Project Management/ is desired


Functional - Legal/Compliance/1-3 Years

Functional - Medical Management/Medical Management - Clinical coverage and policies/1-3 Years

Functional - Legal/Compliance - state/federal legislation implementation/1-3 Years

Functional - Planning/Strategic/1-3 Years


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

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

Technical - Desktop Tools/TE Microsoft Excel/1-3 Years/Power User

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


General Business/Demonstrating Business and Industry Acumen/ADVANCED

General Business/Ensuring Project Discipline/MASTERY

Leadership/Driving a Culture of Compliance/FOUNDATION


Service/Demonstrating Service Discipline/ADVANCED

General Business/Applying Reasoned Judgment/MASTERY

Leadership/Developing and Executing Strategy/ADVANCED

Telework Specifications:

Considered for current internal teleworkers (in any area)

Office based in any location will be considered


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.

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Job Function: Management