Aetna Network Project Manager - Value-Based Contracts in Arlington, Texas

Req ID: 53160BR


Corporate position working mostly with internal customers to assist and support with team deliverables related to Value Based Solutions. Individual accountability for the successful completion of specific tasks and projects that need to be delivered on a consistent basis. Responsible for producing supporting documentation, such as presentations and reports, that address the needs of multiple teams across the organization.

Fundamental Components:

Provides business support to the value based solutions team by consulting on the opportunities and delivering on the business needs, all while promoting consistency and accuracy. Seeks to optimize VBC tools (such as existing reports) anticipates VBC teams needs, and provides recommendations. Responsible for the consistent production of power point presentations and reports necessary for the team to interact with others across the organization and external providers. Looks for ways to enhance existing solutions to ensure better outcomes and achievement of program objectives.


Strong communication, critical thinking, problem resolution and interpersonal skills.

3+ years related experience and negotiation skills with track record of negotiating contracts with provider systems.

Proven working knowledge of provider financial issues and competitor strategies, contracting options, financial/contracting arrangements and regulatory requirements.

Previous project management experience in a health plan, health system, or provider organization. Proven ability to interact with, influence, and collaborate with clients at all levels


The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.


Functional - Network Management/Contract negotiation/4-6 Years

Functional - Project Management/Cross-functional project management/4-6 Years

Functional - Network Management/Physician recruiting - medical/4-6 Years

Functional - General Management/Data analysis & interpretation/4-6 Years


Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft PowerPoint/4-6 Years/End User

Technical - Desktop Tools/TE Microsoft Excel/4-6 Years/End User


General Business/Applying Reasoned Judgment/MASTERY

General Business/Communicating for Impact/ADVANCED

Leadership/Collaborating for Results/ADVANCED


Leadership/Creating Accountability/ADVANCED

Leadership/Developing and Executing Strategy/ADVANCED

Leadership/Driving Change/ADVANCED

Telework Specifications:

Central or Eastern Aetna office locations.


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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Job Function: Management