Office based in Hartford CT or Woonsocket RI
CVS Health, now one of the top companies in the United States, is seeking a Strategic Business Projects Senior Manager to support the Chief of Staff and the Office of the President for the Aetna Business Unit. The Strategic Business Projects Senior Manager is a critical leadership position that provides direct support to the Chief of Staff to ensure the enterprise achieves its strategic objectives. The Strategic Business Projects Senior Manager will work closely with the Chief of Staff in the execution of organizational priorities and track progress against them. The Strategic Business Projects Senior Manager will engage directly with key internal and external stakeholders and is expected to represent the organization in a responsible, clear and compelling way.
Your ability to partner with colleagues across both the CVS Health Enterprise and the Aetna Business Unit to ensure alignment of strategies is critical to success in this position. You will utilize your experience with critical thinking across multiple disciplines to provide guidance and ensure strong execution of plans.
You will be an important member of the Office of the President, contributing to the efficient and professional operation of the team, in support of the company a
Serve as critical thought-partner to the Chief of Staff and the senior leadership team, providing sound input and maintaining complete confidentiality
Drive agenda and lead end-to-end preparation for monthly meetings of Aetnas top leaders to focus on critical strategic and enterprise topics
Lead team in end-to-end preparation of annual leadership meetings for top Aetna leaders focused on top strategic and business initiatives
Actively engage in the planning and execution of the Presidents participation in internal and external events (e.g., key stakeholder meetings and conference appearances, employee meetings/Town Halls, site visits, etc.)
Develop briefing documents and organize preparation materials and sessions prior to each event
Steer/support targeted top priority cross-functional projects throughout the year to ensure their success
Serve as a liaison and acts as the Chief of Staffs representative for targeted internal and external meetings and engagements
Ability to meet deadlines and maintain confidentiality. Strong performance accountability orientation, both in terms of following through on commitments and deadlines
Strategic and analytical thinker, with superior problem-solving skills and the ability to look into the details while keeping in mind the strategy in place
Solid quantitative skills, coupled with broad business acumen
Excellent time management, planning and organizational skills. Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple priorities
Strong influencing and collaboration skills with demonstrated ability to work effectively with internal and external parties
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including sharing ideas and information across diverse audiences and creating compelling presentations
High degree of professionalism and executive presence required to interface with executives on a regular basis and partner with business owners
An interest and ability to effectively deliver in a high-pressure, fast-paced environment
Willingness to travel, as needed, and in support of business needs
MBA from top-tier school with 3+ years post-MBA experience.
10+ years of experience in increasingly responsible communications leadership or business leadership roles, including experience with internal and external communications.
Experience in healthcare, consumer services, financial services and/or consulting preferred
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.
Demonstrated negotiation skills.
The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a MBA.
ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION
Its a new day in health care.
Combining CVS Health and Aetna was a transformative moment for our company and our industry, establishing CVS Health as the nations premier health innovation company. Through our health services, insurance plans and community pharmacists, were pioneering a bold new approach to total health. As a CVS Health colleague, youll be at the center of it all.
We offer a diverse work experience that empowers colleagues for career success. In addition to skill and experience, we also seek to attract and retain colleagues whose beliefs and behaviors are in alignment with our core values of collaboration, innovation, caring, integrity and accountability.
CVS Health is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Gender/Ethnicity/Disability/Protected Veteran we highly value and are committed to all forms of diversity in the workplace. We proudly support and encourage people with military experience (active, veterans, reservists and National Guard) as well as military spouses to apply for CVS Health job opportunities.
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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