Aetna Medical Underwriting Senior Project Manager in Blue Bell, Pennsylvania
Req ID: 59716BR
* Position can be located near any Aetna office. Work at Home for existing WAH employees*
Exciting opportunity to join out dynamic Underwriting Team as Sr Underwriting Project Manager. The Sr Project Manager will join the Rating Environment Team in Commercial Business Underwriting and will be accountable for the development, implementation and ongoing management of more complex projects which typically impact more than one of the following: process, system, product and/or function and may run a year in duration.
Fundamental Components included but are not limited to:
Develops and implements strategic project plan to achieve business goals
Proactively leads project and/or business by setting direction of project, creating project plan, timeline identifying key milestones and additional resources needed on selected project(s)
Identifies gaps and recommends enhancements related to new and/or existing products, services and workflows based on broad view of the organization
Solicits and evaluates internal and external customer feedback to enhance continuous quality improvement
Responsible for managing the budget and/or financial implications of more complex projects
Group facilitation/presentation influencing various internal (these may be cross-functional/segment) and external parties (e.g., vendor management) Identifies issues that may stall project and addresses them by either resolving the issue or creating an alternative solution
Tracks progress and communicates project(s) status on a regular basis to all impacted parties
Builds communication plans for implementation to ensure all impacted parties (up stream/down stream) are informed of next steps for completion
May mentor and/or manage others
Acts as an advocate for change may require influencing others to see the value in project, including managing interpersonal sensitivities and articulating the strategic view to ensure project alignment
Qualifications Requirements and Preferences:
Solid Project Management and supervisory skills
Proven ability to affect change/interpersonal skills
Past positions required acting a project lead and directing a team
Past experience includes development of budgets
Proven communication skills both written and verbal
Proven track record in meeting project milestones and negotiating for resources.
BS/BA or equivalent experience and 5-7 years of management experience related to standards & measurements, technology, systems, processes etc preferred.
Underwriting - New business - group medical, Underwriting - Pricing methodologies (manual, experience, blended, alternate, etc.), Underwriting - Rating methodologies and/or functions (rating and accounting)., Underwriting - Renewal - group medical
Aetna Application - Group Underwriting Integrated Dev Effort
General Business - Maximizing Work Practices, General Business - Turning Data into Information, Technology - Leveraging Technology
Service - Providing Solutions to Constituent Needs, Service - Working Across Boundaries, Technology - Selecting and Applying Technology Solutions
Additional Job Information:
Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of management. Candidates should be proficient in ERNIE.
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Job Function: Management
Aetna is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veterans status.