Aetna Senior Program Manager in Chicago, Illinois

Req ID: 57277BR

POSITION SUMMARY

The successful candidate will lead our Global Sourcing team in creating and supporting strategic outsourcing program. This position will require extensive work with our Operations leaders in identifying, implementing and supporting outsourcing solutions.

* This is a work from home position, candidate can be located anywhere in the continental USA*

Fundamental Components:

Sets the direction of the strategic business plan and translates into vision for staff/others

As a business leader, 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, organization effectiveness and/or systems/quality/services

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 ultimate accountability for project management services being delivered including organizations budget and/

or financial implications.

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

10+ years of Workers Compensation experience A MUST

Multiple years proven leadership experience setting strategic direction and influencing change that resulted in quantifiable positive outcomes.

Proven track record managing complex projects and or programs that resulted in cost savings.

Experience managing large budgets.

Project management experience.

Supervisory experience.

Demonstrated negotiation skills.

EDUCATION

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

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

Project Management/Project Management Professional (PMP) is desired

Project Management/Lean Six Sigma is desired

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Functional - Leadership/Lead significant enterprise-wide initiative/4-6 Years

Functional - Management/Management - Process and quality improvement/4-6 Years

Functional - Project Management/Project Manager/4-6 Years

Functional - General Management/Process & quality improvement/4-6 Years

Functional - General Management/Outsourcing/4-6 Years

REQUIRED SKILLS

General Business/Demonstrating Business and Industry Acumen/MASTERY

Leadership/Driving Change/MASTERY

Leadership/Developing and Executing Strategy/MASTERY

DESIRED SKILLS

General Business/Ensuring Project Discipline/MASTERY

Leadership/Fostering a Global Perspective/FOUNDATION

Leadership/Anticipating and Innovating/MASTERY

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

Opportunity to build and support a program to support the financial objectives of Coventry.

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.

Job Function: Management

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.