Aetna KS MCD Executive Assistant in Overland Park, Kansas

Req ID: 51770BR

Are you ready to join a company that is changing the face of health care across the nation? Aetna Better Health of Kansas is looking for people like you who value excellence, integrity, caring and innovation. As an employee, you ll join a team dedicated to improving the lives of KanCare members. Our vision incorporates community-based health care that works. We value diversity. Align your career goals with Aetna Better Health of Kansas, and we will support you all the way.


  • Provide the administrative and office support to ensure that business objectives are met.

  • Provides a wide range of administrative duties with regional scope.

  • Compiles and analyzes confidential and complex data for specialized reports, manages calendars, develops presentation material providing organizational charts and graphs, and coordinates meeting agendas, travel and purchasing.

  • Scope of work includes day to day support of CEO, COO, CMO, CFO; resource to management team and to health plan staff.

Fundamental Components:

  • Screens telephone calls, answers routine questions and furnishes information

  • Opens, sorts, distributes, scans, organizes, prioritizes and responds to mail

  • Coordinates calendars; scheduling meetings and take minutes, make room reservations and hospitality arrangements

  • Operates and maintains various office equipment

  • Orders and maintains office supplies

  • Significant portion of duties may be in support of basic technical discipline (e.g., sales, underwriting, network, etc.)

  • Organizes and maintains databases, files of supervisor's correspondence, records etc. following up on pending matters

  • Coordinates land and air travel arrangements

  • Produces a variety of correspondence, reports, and presentations using the appropriate software

  • Serves as manager delegate, processing e.Service and HR transactions as needed.

  • Responsible for coordination of meeting agendas and taking minutes.

  • Accountable for follow-up on issues identified in meetings (e.g., staff assignments, etc.)

  • Communicates and/or coordinates manager's instructions and requests with various individuals and/or departments. Coordinates Managers' outside professional and civic obligations.

  • Prepares specialized reports, gathering, summarizing and analyzing data and developing recommendations for manager.

  • Participates and/or leads special projects.

  • Strong proficiency with MS Office Suite and applications, such as VISIO, SharePoint, PowerPoint, Word, Excel and Project.

  • Key resource for recruitment processes, workspace assignments, assisting new hires, training registrations, new employee orientation and onboarding and implementation related work tasks as assigned.


  • 5+ yrs advanced administrative or technical support experience.

  • Health care, managed care, or other related industry experience is preferred. Familiarity with Medicaid is a plus.

  • Exceptional organization, communication (verbal and written) and time management skills required.

  • Familiarity and experience with human resources processes including, I9 and other new employee onboarding tasks is a plus.


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


Functional - Administration / Operations/Document production & distribution/4-6 Years

Functional - Administration / Operations/FE Correspondence / Reports/4-6 Years

Functional - Administration / Operations/File Maintenance/4-6 Years

Functional - Administration / Operations/Telephone / Receptionist/4-6 Years

Functional - Administration / Operations/Mail Processing/4-6 Years


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

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Word/4-6 Years/Power User

Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft Visio/4-6 Years/Power User

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


Service/Creating a Differentiated Service Experience/ADVANCED

General Business/Communicating for Impact/ADVANCED

General Business/Maximizing Work Practices/ADVANCED


Leadership/Collaborating for Results/FOUNDATION

General Business/Applying Reasoned Judgment/ADVANCED

Service/Providing Solutions to Constituent Needs/ADVANCED


Advanced proficiency in MS Office Suite applications, WORD, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint, SharePoint, Outlook, is required.

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.

Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

Aetna takes our candidate's data privacy seriously. At no time will any Aetna recruiter or employee request any financial or personal information (Social Security Number, Credit card information for direct deposit, etc.) from you via e-mail. Any requests for information will be discussed prior and will be conducted through a secure website provided by the recruiter. Should you be asked for such information, please notify us immediately.

Job Function: Office Support