Aetna Sr Business Consultant in New York, New York

Req ID: 54148BR


The Senior Business Consultant will be accountable for building and maintaining the models and plans to deploy a continuous improvement business system in across the business; analyzing the business models and data to provide deep insights informing a deployment strategy; and consulting with our business partners to establish a readiness plan and roadmap, positioning our deployment teams for success.

Fundamental Components:

Maintain centralized data sets to regularly update and maintain roadmap model

Maintain and build other models as required, gathering inputs from multiple stakeholders

Gathers, analyzes and synthesizes business intelligence data to inform the deployment approach and schedule

Consult with business partners to build and effective schedule for deployment, based upon these models and analysis

Identify and enable a readiness plan with our business partners to position the deployment teams and the business for success

Engage all necessary stakeholders to ensure readiness and support of the roadmap and deployment plan

Work closely with the business, key stakeholders and deployment teams to maintain and execute the roadmap

Prepare and present detailed roadmap analysis and plans to senior teams

Actively utilize and demonstrate lead business system, tools and behaviors


7+ years experience with several of the following methodologies: management consulting, project consulting, business process consulting, financial strategic analyses.

Experience with enterprise-wide and/or cross-functional large scale initiatives with high degree of complexity

Demonstrated experience successfully implementing change in complex organizations

Demonstrated superior business process, project management and organizational redesign experience

Demonstrated relationship management skills at the senior level; capacity to quickly build and maintain credible relationships at varying levels of the organization simultaneously.

Demonstrated ability to provide skilled data analysis and modeling , and developing deep insights from that analysis.

Experience with data analytics and excel modeling (e.g. comfort with large data sets and formulas (e.g. vlookup, index/match, etc.)

Advanced PowerPoint skills and ability to assemble executive-ready decks

Ability to manage multiple priorities and produce timely results

Strong communication stills and ability to lead team discussions with documented outcomes.

Experience highly desired with Lean, Lean Management Systems, deployment, business transformation


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


Project Management/Project Management Professional (PMP) is desired

Project Management/Six Sigma Certification: Green Belt is desired

Project Management/Six Sigma Certification: Black Belt is desired


Functional - Project Management/Cross-functional project management/7-10 Years

Functional - Project Management/Project Management Consulting/7-10 Years

Functional - Finance/Financial analysis/7-10 Years


Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft PowerPoint/7-10 Years/Power User

Technical - Desktop Tools/TE Microsoft Excel/7-10 Years/Power User

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


General Business/Applying Reasoned Judgment/MASTERY

General Business/Consulting for Solutions/ADVANCED

General Business/Ensuring Project Discipline/MASTERY


Finance/Profit and Quality Vigilance/ADVANCED

Leadership/Anticipating and Innovating/ADVANCED

Service/Working Across Boundaries/MASTERY

Telework Specifications:

Telework considered only for unique circumstances


The Senior Consultant Role will provide visibility and exposure into multiple business areas, exposure to some of the critical issues facing those businesses and satisfaction of enabling changes that improve the business partners performance and employee satisfaction.

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

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.