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Aetna Bus Proj Program Sr Mgr in Scottsdale, Arizona

Req ID: 59172BR

Job Description


Responsibility for leading/managing all aspects of both strategic and operational projects and programs in the Student Health business. Ensures the end state of the project and/or business operations meets business objective(s) and that all deliverables and due dates are met. Highly collaborative process that requires managing relationships across the segments or multiple functional areas.


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

Fundamental Components included but are not limited to:

Fundamental Components:

Responsibility for leading/managing all aspects of projects and or programs in the Student Health business including but not limited to Plan Sponsor Services and Implementation areas including but not limited to enrollment and eligibility, implementation, overpayment recovery and or plan sponsor operations. Leads team in brainstorming and implementing technologically advanced / automated solutions.

Manages multiple projects/programs and works with leadership and their work teams on complex projects through to implementation. Sets strategic direction for team and/or complex projects and or programs Has full accountability for all aspects of projects and or programs such as financial, regulatory, marketing, etc.

Qualifications Requirements and Preferences:


Sets the direction of the strategic business plan and translates into vision for staff/others

Influences all stake holders to support key projects/programs to ensure positive outcomes that deliver on results.

Drives change in order to improve performance results, organization effectiveness and/or systems/quality/services

(e.g., policies, processes or systems).

Identifies gaps in processes or organization and challenges self and others to develop and implement solutions.

Ensures accurate prioritization of key projects/programs within purview.

Has ultimate accountability for project management services being delivered including organizations budget and/or financial implications.

Project management experience.

Supervisory experience.

Demonstrated negotiation skills.

Additional Job Information:


10+ years experience in operations, project delivery, systems analysis and application program development.

IT Project Management experience preferred.

Student Health or Large Group commercial experience preferred.

Multiple years proven leadership experience setting strategic direction and influencing change that resulted in quantifiable positive outcomes.

Proven strong leadership skills managing large high-performance teams.

Experienced working with and managing vendors.

Demonstrated negotiation skills.

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.