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Aetna Medical Underwriting Business Project Program Manager in Hartford, Connecticut

Req ID: 59818BR

Job Description

* Can be located near any Aetna office*

Exciting opportunity to join Aetna's Commercial Underwriting Team as Business Project Program Manager leading the work and deliverables of multiple Commercial Business Underwriting related complex projects or programs. Manage from inception through to implementation, that impact multiple processes, systems/tools, segment/market functions and products/services. Length of projects may run weeks, months or multiple years in duration. Be part of a rewarding career with a dynamic and fast paced team.

Fundamental Components included but are not limited to:

  • Proactively leads a program and/or most complex projects by setting strategic direction. Identifies gaps and recommends enhancements related to new and/or existing products, services and workflows based on broad view of the organization.

  • Collaborates and partners with other functional managers, other business areas across/within segments or other business areas to ensure all workflow processes and interdependencies are identified and addressed.

  • Consults with constituents to scope/define project. Influences change in order to improve performance results, organization effectiveness and/or systems/quality/services.

  • Collaboratively works across multiple functions and /or segments to obtain agreement from all impacted parties (e.g., up and downstream effects often impact multiple functions and/or segments).

  • Responsible for development and implementation of new ideas that supports work/team.

  • Cross function/segment group facilitation/presentation.

  • Leads all project and/or program management work including monitoring and tracking of progress and status update communications.

  • Assists others to identify solutions to issues that negatively impact program and/or project plan.

Qualifications Requirements and Preferences:

  • 5+ years of underwriting experience with some exposure to different products, programs and funding arrangements

  • Proven Project management skills as related to underwriting

  • Experience includes development and management of multiple workgroups, projects and or programs.

  • Proven organizational skills

  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills

  • Proven track record in meeting project milestones

Functional Skills:

Project Management - Cross-functional project management, Project Management - Project Leader, Underwriting - Financial arrangements, Underwriting - Multiple product types

Technology Experience:

Desktop Tool - Microsoft PowerPoint, Desktop Tool - Microsoft SharePoint, Desktop Tool - Microsoft Word, Desktop Tool - TE Microsoft Excel

Required Skills:

General Business - Communicating for Impact, General Business - Demonstrating Business and Industry Acumen, Leadership - Collaborating for Results

Desired Skills:

General Business - Ensuring Project Discipline, General Business - Maximizing Work Practices, Leadership - Driving Change

Additional Job Information:

Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of management.

Proven ability to satisfy customers needs and develop alternatives to resolve issues.

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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.