Senior Director, Pharmacy Contracting and Sales
Negotiates pharmacy benefit management (PBM) agreements for retail/mail order/specialty pharmacy services for commercial lines of business.
Directs pharmacy sales, renewal activities/requests for proposal preparation/current, prospective group presentations/consulting with groups on alternative benefit designs.
Monitors contract compliance/financial terms/state, federal regulatory requirements and performance guarantees specific to clinical operational activities.
Bachelor's degree in a job-related field.
Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, business, economics or mathematics.
Required Work Experience
Ten-plus years of progressively complex health care network development experience in health plan sales, health plan provider contracting, PBM consulting, PBM sales/account management or PBM contracting/oversight; two of the 10 years must be pharmacy contracting experience.
Seven years of management experience in negotiating and maintaining network contracts for health plan sales, health plan provider contracting, PBM consulting, PBM sales/account management or PBM contracting/oversight, OR
Seven years of equivalent military experience in grade E4 or above (can be concurrent).
Required Skills and Abilities
Excellent oral and written communications skills.
Excellent customer-service, organizational and presentation skills.
Excellent analytical and critical-thinking skills.
Proficiency in spelling, punctuation and grammar.
Ability to persuade, negotiate with or influence others.
Ability to use complex mathematical calculations.
Ability to meet tight deadlines and adapt to an ever-changing business environment.
Able to quickly implement new business requirements without disruption of current responsibilities.
Ability to assess both internal and external requirements and re-prioritize quickly.
Ability to oversee multiple projects simultaneously.