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Senior Director of National Strategy - Telecommute

Company: UnitedHealth Group
Location: Denver
Posted on: May 4, 2021

Job Description:

Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing.*your life's best work.(sm)* The Sr. Director of National Strategy will report to the SVP of OptumHealth Strategy with responsibilities to work directly with the Market Presidents and Business CEOs within OptumHealth. This position will also include frequent interactions with the Executive Team. The Sr. Director will help to lead a team of Managers and Analysts that will be responsible for the general management and oversight of strategy, tactical leadership, and operations. This individual will help to establishing overall strategic direction, identifying, and defining the most important strategic initiatives for both the care delivery markets and product businesses. This person will lead a team to develop and execute against those strategic initiatives and support the executive team on specific projects. You'll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges..*Primary Responsibilities:* + Lead Strategy development, business planning, and tie into capital planning across OptumHealth Business Units and Markets + Provide a level of subject matter expertise in an area of focus/priority + Viewed as a critical thought partner/leader by SLT/ELT Leadership + Identify, assess, track, and occasionally support the implementation of strategic initiatives (both in and across care delivery markets and product businesses) + Lead care delivery market-level integration activates + Identify and lead performance improvement initiatives in local markets and product businesses + Support standing up capabilities for FFS to Value conversion in new markets + Enable scalable platforms in local markets to support growth + Broad-based growth strategies (in-market strategies, geographic expansion, and business line expansion) + Institutionalize and continuously evolve a group discipline for service strategy and operation roadmap + Understand, assess, prioritize, and validate business demands and requirements through direct interaction with business stakeholders and proactive analysis for opportunities to develop and grow the business + Participate actively in joint venture business meetings as applicable + Support the business development process for group operations You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in..*Required Qualifications:* + Bachelor's degree + 5+ years of industry experience in consulting, investment banking or analogous corporate experience + 5+ years of experience developing and leading business strategies and planning, including experience with market overviews, understanding competitive positioning, analyzing market trends, capital planning and understanding customer needs + Experience communicating data and strategic frameworks with C-Suite executives + Superior conceptual, analytical, and financial modeling skills + Experience delivering results with large-scale, cross-functional teams in highly matrixed organizations + Experience managing and prioritizing multiple projects to ensure their quality and on-time delivery + Computer literacy and proficiency in MS Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint + Willingness and ability to travel 30% (project dependent) + If you need to enter a work site for any reason, you will be required to screen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app, Interactive Voice Response (ie, entering your symptoms via phone system) or a similar UnitedHealth Group-approved symptom screener. Employees must comply with any state and local masking orders. In addition, when in a UnitedHealth Group building, employees are expected to wear a mask in areas where physical distancing cannot be attained.*Preferred Qualifications:* + MBA + 5+ years of Healthcare experience, payor, or provider space.*Careers with Optum.* Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do.*your life's best work.(sm)* Colorado Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $130,300 to $250,200. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. As of the date of this posting, In addition to your salary, UHG offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements: Health, dental, and vision plans; wellness program; flexible spending accounts; paid parking or public transportation costs; 401(k) retirement plan; employee stock purchase plan; life insurance, short-term disability insurance, and long-term disability insurance; business travel accident insurance; Employee Assistance Program; PTO; and employee-paid critical illness and accident insurance..All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy _Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law._ _UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment_ Job Keywords: Senior Director, National Strategy, Telecommute, Telecommuting, Telecommuter, Remote, Work from Home, Denver, CO, Colorado, Chicago, IL, Illinois, Boston, MA, Massachusetts, New York, NY, San Francisco, CA, California

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