Do you want to be an architect of defining what healthcare is and how/where/when its delivered?
The Commercial Product & Solutions Management team is looking for a strategic thinker with excellent judgment and business sense for the role of Product Manager. This leader will join a dynamic and growing team within Aetna that is striving to transform the delivery of healthcare from fixing members when they are not well to providing members the services they need to achieve their personal health ambitions and, in so doing, to fundamentally revolutionize employer-provided health insurance programs.
Product Strategy and Commercialization
o Develop, prioritize and manage product pipeline (from ideation through delivery and monitoring of results)
o Lead ongoing market and competitive analyses to aid strategic decision making and development of key messaging/positioning
o Lead product ideation and conceptualization efforts, for new products, programs and/or product enhancements, working in close partnership with other business areas by leveraging in-depth knowledge and understanding of market trends, customer needs/expectations, and internal capabilities
o Develop supporting business cases for new product ideas / concepts with supporting well defined product performance metrics
o Manages the commercialization and launch of multiple concurrent new product, benefit, service concepts into the marketplace through Product Solutions and Management Stage Gating process.
o Collaborate with other business areas and leaders to ensure appropriate project prioritization, funding, and change controls activity (budget or scope)
o Brings a sense of urgency to the role and take full accountability for the end result
o Can leverage verbal and written communication to obtain buy-in from critical partners including prioritization and funding
o Ability to build and leverage strong relationships and remove barriers; navigate and work across business areas
o Oversee multiple competing products/projects with effective prioritization and eye for detail
o Serve as product expert, and leverage all resources available to achieve objectives.
o Bachelor's degree (MBA preferred) along with 5+ years of experience in healthcare and/or employee benefits; product development and/or management experience preferred
o Demonstrated success with product development and/or management initiatives, including Stage Gating process
o Effective communication/influencing skills applied to broad internal/external audience
o Demonstrated understanding of technology and how it can be applied to solve business problems/provide technical solutions
The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
General Business/Consulting for Solutions/ADVANCED
General Business/Ensuring Project Discipline/ADVANCED
Leadership/Anticipating and Innovating/ADVANCED
Leadership/Collaborating for Results/ADVANCED
Leadership/Developing and Executing Strategy/MASTERY
ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION
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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