The Assistant Vice President of Product Management and Strategy is responsible for overseeing the strategy, planning, and execution of the Medicare product portfolio to meet membership growth and financial sustainability targets. The role collaborates cross-functionally and supports leadership to ensure that short- and long-term goals are executed timely and successfully with operational effectiveness and efficiency.
Lead team in identifying, assessing, and communicating recommendations on key opportunities for achieving short- and long-term membership growth goals across senior market products including MLTC and service areas, collaborating with Sales, Retention, and other departments to align on and prioritize final recommendations and successfully execute against them
Develop, update, and share strategy documents (e.g., growth strategy for senior markets, comprehensive market intelligence, deep-dive assessments of growth opportunities, etc.), insights, and recommendations with senior leaders and other relevant stakeholders on a regular basis
Lead team in managing and improving the performance of each Medicare and Integrated Product. This includes identifying revenue and cost opportunities and developing / implementing initiatives to seize those opportunities
Partner closely with other departments in Healthfirst to achieve the best possible outcomes for the CMS Star Ratings program, risk score accuracy, and medical cost savings
Develop and execute a successful annual Medicare bid submission, working closely with actuary on plan design and gaining executive leadership approval
Support Healthfirst policy and advocacy efforts with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the NYS Department of Health (DOH) by identifying opportunities, developing policy positions, and developing supporting material
Develop presentations for board meetings and senior leadership meetings, collaborating with VP Medicare and relevant stakeholders across the organization to ensure message is clear, targeted to the audience, and aligned with information shared by other departments
Lead and participate in cross-functional project teams and special projects as needed
Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
Extensive experience with Medicare and Integrated products
Experience leading teams, including both managers and individual contributors, to identify opportunities, develop plan of action, and execute
Strong analytic, strategic and planning skills; must be able to successfully facilitate sound business objectives within highly regulated industry
Strong work ethic, attention to detail, ability to effectively manage time, and commitment to developing quality work quickly
Ability to effectively manage cross-functionally and directly
Strong public speaking and oral and written communication skills, with experience communicating complex messages to executive-level audiences
Demonstrated success in managing and delivering large, complex, and multifaceted projects with minimal supervision
Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel proficiency
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