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Aetna Medical Underwriting Project Manager (Non IT) in Omaha, Nebraska

Req ID: 59715BR

Job Description

* Can be located near any Aetna office. Work at Home for existing WAH*

Do you have Medical Underwriting experience? Are you looking for new challenges in your career. We have an exciting opportunity to join Aetna's Medical Underwriting team as Project Manager (Non IT). The Project Manager will join the Rating Environment Team in Commercial Business and will be accountable for and manages the development, implementation and ongoing maintenance of project(s) with relatively small and/or less complex scope and deliverables for Underwriting. Project scope typically impacts one of the following: process, system, and function.

Fundamental Components included but are not limited to:

  • Provides input on business plan to achieve business goals.

  • Proactively leads assigned project by creating project timeline, identifying key milestones and additional resources needed to successfully complete the work.

  • Assists with the management of internal relationships, processes and performance drives (in some cases relationships may be external).

  • Negotiates to obtain additional resources (may be cross functional/segment).

  • Responsible for the budget and/or financial implications of the project.

  • Identifies issues that may stall project and works with manager to address them.

  • Tracks progress and communicates project status on a regular basis to all impacted parties.

  • Builds communication plan for implementation to ensure all impacted parties (up stream/down stream) are informed of next steps for completion.

  • Acts as an advocate for change may require influencing others to see the value in project. Group facilitation/presentation influencing various internal (these may be cross-functional/segment) may also include external parties.

  • May coach or mentor others by providing work direction.

  • May solicit and evaluate internal and external customer feedback to enhance continuous quality improvement.

  • May identify gaps and recommend enhancements related to new and/or existing products, services and workflows based on broad view of the organization.

  • Develops recommendations based on complex data and root cause analysis.

  • May serve as a Subject Matter Expert.

Qualifications Requirements and Preferences:

+ + Medical Underwriting background

  • Proven track record meeting project dates.

  • 3-5 years related work experience.

  • Experience writing specifications for rate desired

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

Functional Skills:

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

Technology Experience:

Aetna Application - Customer Underwriting Prod & Procedure

Required Skills:

General Business - Consulting for Solutions, General Business - Turning Data into Information, Service - Providing Solutions to Constituent Needs

Desired Skills:

Service - Providing Solutions to Constituent Needs, Service - Working Across Boundaries, Technology - Selecting and Applying Technology Solutions

Additional Job Information:

Ability to communicate effectively with management.

Ability to work collaboratively within work teams.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Strong organization skills. Candidate should be proficient with ERNIE.

Benefit Eligibility

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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.

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