Aetna Senior Strategic Planner (64281BR) in Chicago, Illinois
Req ID: 64281BR
Group Medicare is one of the fastest growing business units across Aetna with revenue of over $10B. We invite you to join us as a key member of the strategic planning team that enables business growth.
(*) Assists in the development of enterprise and business unit strategic plans.
(*) Works on cross-enterprise initiatives focused on sales enablement and product innovation as assigned.
(*) Responsible for providing analysis, guidance and direction within areas of expertise.
(*) Develops relationships with external consultants and cross-functional team members as required in support of initiatives.
(*) Addresses problems of a short to mid-term nature with limited supervision and develops capacity to address longer-term issues.
Fundamental Components included but are not limited to:
(*) Leads formulation, preparation and communication of strategic/operational business and supports sales growth.
(*) Conducts research associated with Medicare business issues and market landscape to grow and retain customers.
(*) Monitors and reports on performance relative to customers and stimulates strategic thinking in support of business direction.
(*) Develops communication vehicles (e.g., presentations, analytics).
(*) Ensures consistent, efficient and cost effective processes, procedures and appropriate accountability.
(*) Manages special projects that impact entire organization and effectively manages organization's resources and coordinates work across various internal teams.
Applicants with a background in either sales, marketing, data analytics or consulting would be excellent candidates for this position.
While the preference is for candidates in Hartford or Chicago, the hiring manager is open to other locations also.
Qualifications Requirements and Preferences:
(*) Demonstrated relationship management skills at peer levels within an organization and external constituents.
(*) Demonstrated experience developing analysis, presentations and support material to successfully implement strategy or change initiatives.
(*) Familiarity with using data and analytics to drive business insights and support customer needs.
(*) Experience with small or mid-sized cross-functional initiatives, with a moderate degree of complexity.
(*) 5+ years of experience and technical/functional expertise in one or more of the following areas: management consulting, financial analysis, project management, public policy, mergers and acquisitions, operations management and/or marketing.
(*) Familiar with customer retention strategies, marketing and sales strategies is a plus.
(*) Ability to work independently and collaborate with key stakeholders as needed.
(*) Provide guidance and support to junior staff as needed.
(*) Masters degree preferred, but not required.
Additional Job Information:
Familiar with Microsoft office tools. Familiar with using tableau reports, excel and PPT for developing communication strategies
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Job Function: Planning
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.