Manager of Strategy and Business Execution

Aetna   •  

Hartford, CT

Industry: Healthcare

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5 - 7 years

Posted 48 days ago

POSITION SUMMARY
Facilitates the development of enterprise and business unit strategic plans. Responsible for providing analysis, guidance and direction within areas of expertise; and developing relationships with external consultants and cross-functional team members as required in support of initiatives. Address problems of a short to mid-term nature independently and address longer-term issues with limited supervision. May oversee assigned small scale cross-enterprise initiatives and also concurrently serve as team member on cross-functional initiatives based on direction from senior leaders.

Fundamental Components:
Lead formulation, preparation and communication of strategic/operational business, financial and expense plans. Leads research associated with business issues and plan formulation. Monitor and report on performance relative to plans. Stimulate strategic thinking in support of business direction. Develop communication vehicles (e.g., presentations, speeches). Ensure consistent, efficient and cost effective processes, procedures and appropriate accountability. Effectively manages organization's resources (e.g., staff, expenses, capital, assets). Manage special projects that impact entire organization. Assist in preparing advocacy materia

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:
6+ years leadership experience and technical/functional expertise in several of the following areas: management consulting, financial analysis, project management, public policy, mergers and acquisitions, operations management and/or marketing.
Experience with mid-sized cross-functional initiatives, with a moderate to high degree of complexity.
Demonstrated experience developing analysis, presentations and support material to successfully implement strategy or change initiatives.
Demonstrated relationship management skills at peer levels within an organization and external constituents.

EDUCATION
The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Master's degree.

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION
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.