Anthem Staff VP Strategic Initiatives - PS1628 in Cordova, Maryland

/ Your Talent. Our Vision. / At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care .

This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Preferred Locations: Atlanta, GA; Virginia Beach, VA; St. Louis, MO; or Mason, OH.

The Staff Vice President Initiatives will be immediately tasked with driving new product needs for IngenioRx launch. Responsible for identifying internal and external opportunities and partnering strategies for a SBU/CCE. Primary duties to include, but are not limited to:

  • Provides direct professional support and staffing to executive management and leads the comprehensive strategic and annual planning for the business.

  • Designs and executes all SBU/CCE management processes.

  • Oversees management calendar.

  • Coordinates the communication and implementation of key decisions.

  • Manages external stakeholder relations strategies and facilitates the decision making process across the management team.

  • Conducts in-depth strategic research.

  • Provides analytical support including the analysis and synthesis of business and technical journals and government documents with a high attention to detail.

  • Translates complex, technical information into presentation-friendly formats including graphical displays to a wide variety of internal and external executive audiences.

  • Analyzes, researches and develops complex materials and documents relating to health issues, business performance, market dynamic issues, operational issues, and general management issues.

  • Leads the annual and strategic planning throughout the SBU/CCE for the business component, working with the CFO to integrate the business planning with the financial planning and coordinates efforts with the executive leadership team.

  • Acts as the personal advisor and sounding board to the SBU/CCE executive management and triages work on an on-going basis.

  • Hires, trains, coaches, counsels, and evaluates performance of direct reports.

  • Requires a BA/BS degree in a related field; 8 years of management experience with significant large-scale project management, strategic planning and/or consulting in the health care industry; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

  • Masters degree preferred.

  • 10-15 years significant PBM experience.

  • Must have a broad but deep understanding of PBM industry and have the capability to assess current capabilities and prioritize build-outs

  • Ability to develop business plans and drive execution.

  • Product development and implementation experience required.

  • Excellent leadership, financial, and analytical skills required.

  • Strategic thinker with broad & deep understanding of the health care industry required.

  • Must be able to travel.

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Title: Staff VP Strategic Initiatives - PS1628

Location: maryland-Cordova

Requisition ID: PS1628