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Market Operations - Senior Director Job

Full Job Title: Senior Director Market Operations

Job Number: 1703841

Location: Remote, ZZ

Date Posted: 8-24-2017

Partners with Medicare Executive Director to help set the strategy and drives the profitability of a suite of Medicare Markets. Incumbent provides oversight for network development, provider relations, marketing and sales. Provides leadership in all facets of the business including planning, assistance with the day to day management of state operations, project and initiative leadership, as well as organization development. This role will facilitate problem identification, solution development, and initiative implementation.

Reports to: VP, Medicare Executive Director

Position Location: anywhere on the eastern seaboard of the United States
Extensive Travel Required: 50%



Essential Functions:

  • Provider overall operational support to a suite of Medicare markets regarding effective medical management, financial, compliance and quality through effective network contracting and long-term approach to successful partnerships with key providers.
  • Partners with Medicare Executive director to provide day-to-day leadership for network development, provider relations, marketing and sales.
  • Responsible for partnering with Medicare Executive to to establish and maintain key relationships with providers, hospitals, and community organizations.
  • Providers operational leadership for the development and maintenance of a viable provider network to ensure the health care needs of WellCare members. In conjunction with network leaders, develops and manages provider contracts and partnerships to achieve quality and cost management objectives. Works closely with providers to enhance relationships and maximize their ability to effectively manage the cost of medical delivery.
  • Provides operational leadership and support to SG&A planning and budgeting decision making for assigned markets.
  • Provides leadership and direction to the management team to ensure the organization's strategic plan is translated into tactical goals and objectives that guarantee performance objectives are met or exceeded.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
Additional Responsibilities:Candidate Education:
  • Required A Bachelor's Degree in a related field with 10 years of directly related experience with 5 years of previous management experience.
  • Preferred A Master's Degree in a related field with 5 years of directly related experience with 3 to 5 years previous management experience
  • Preferred or equivalent work experience
Candidate Experience:
  • Required 6 years of experience in managing a P&L in a health care environment; government programs and managed care experience
  • Required 5 years of management experience
Candidate Skills:
  • Advanced Ability to lead/manage others
  • Advanced Ability to influence internal and external constituents
  • Advanced Ability to analyze and interpret financial data in order to coordinate the preparation of financial records
  • Advanced Ability to drive multiple projects
  • Advanced Ability to lead/manage others in a matrixed environment
  • Advanced Ability to represent the company with external constituents
  • Advanced Demonstrated analytical skills
  • Advanced Demonstrated interpersonal/verbal communication skills
  • Advanced Demonstrated leadership skills
  • Advanced Demonstrated negotiation skills
  • Advanced Knowledge of healthcare delivery
  • Advanced Other Extensive technical/functional expertise with strong management skills to coordinate broad function areas
Technical Skills:
  • Required Intermediate Microsoft Excel
  • Required Intermediate Microsoft Outlook
  • Required Intermediate Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Required Intermediate Microsoft Word

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