VP, Strategy

AMN Healthcare   •  

Dallas, TX

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


11 - 15 years

Posted 148 days ago

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Position summary

If you're looking for a career in a company that's evolving, has a great culture and amazing opportunities within the Healthcare Industry, AMN Healthcare is the clear choice. As America's largest and most respected health care staffingand management services company, we are the recognized leader in nursing, physician, and allied professionals. As part of the AMN team you'll work withmotivated team members who have pride in - and passion for - what they do. Guided by our core values, we remain steadfast to our commitment to career growth and development for all levels of team members so they may navigate their own future and grow with the company. AMN will help you reach your professional and personal goals everyday while making a meaningful contribution. Experience for yourself The AMN Difference!

Job Description

Position Description

Drive and Develop Long-Term Strategy and Vision for Billion-Dollar Healthcare Company

This unique role is an exciting opportunity for a passionate and strategic leader to make a tremendous impact on the overall strategy and roadmap for a thriving healthcare company that is poised for ongoing growth and expansion. If you have a proven background in shaping strategic initiatives and delivering long-term results, then we invite you to consider the advantages of stepping into the role of VP, Strategy:

  • This is a high-impact role that will allow you to showcase your skills and abilities as you help shape and drive the strategic plan for our dynamic organization. You’ll influence strategy for the overall enterprise and individual business lines.
  • Pivotal to your success will be your ability to establish credibility and build relationships and trust with business leaders and a variety of other key contacts throughout the organization. We will look to you to act as a mentor and coach to these business partners, while also holding them accountable to initiatives, goals and metrics. Your success will be visible across the enterprise and beyond as you serve as our in-house strategy expert.
  • In addition to a competitive salary and bonus incentive program, we offer a comprehensive benefits package. Furthermore, you’ll enjoy the unique culture that AMN has cultivated. We take pride in our collaborative and compassionate environment and our status as an industry leader in diversity. We are committed to the communities we serve and operate as a growth-oriented business.

AMN Healthcare is the innovator in healthcare workforce solutions and staffing services to healthcare facilities across the nation. Our workforce solutions -- including managed services programs, vendor management systems and recruitment process outsourcing -- enable providers tosuccessfully reduce complexity, increase efficiency and improve patient outcomes within the rapidly evolving healthcare environment. We provide our employees with a unified and inspired workplace guided by our core values. In 2018, AMN Healthcare was ranked on Forbes list of America’s Best Mid-Size Employers as well as Fortune's list of the 100 Fastest Growing Companies.

Role Overview

Reporting directly to the CEO, as the VP of Strategy, you will be responsible for the ongoing design, development and coordination of AMN’s corporate strategy as you also serve as a key driver in shaping AMN’s 3-5 year plan. You will work closely with senior business leaders to refine and drive AMN’s strategy for growth, innovation, engagement (digital and human-centered), profitability and market leadership. This role will work very closely with CEO Committee and Executive Committee members, senior leaders, and a variety of other internal contacts -- partnering with them on the development, implementation and monitoring of the key strategic vision, objectives and priorities of AMN.

Although strategy will be your primary focus, you will also be involved in other functions, such as M&A, business analysis, competitive intelligence, and more. You will oversee one direct report, an Executive Assistant.

Role Specifics

More specifically, your key job tasks will be to:

  • Formulate long-term strategic priorities and plans, analysis and recommendation related to emerging industry trends, expansion opportunities, competitive dynamics, and internalbusiness performance improvement.

  • Lead projects focused on key strategic initiatives for AMN that improve and expand the company’s market position and achieve growth and financial profitability.
  • Analyze outlook of the industry, competitors, economy and regulatory to determine their potential impact on organizational goals and business outcomes.
  • Identify and develop key analytics/scorecard measures to inform decision making with focus on strategic planning cycles.
  • Develop, review and report on strategic priorities and business development plans including key scorecard measures to senior leaders and all AMN team members.
  • Provide thought leadership with respect to enterprise-level strategies and business development.
  • Facilitate the strategic planning process and drive the translation of strategic objectives into financial and operational plans for both short and long-term.
  • Build and deliver presentations regarding project direction and recommendations to the AMN senior leadership team.
  • Identify target opportunities for innovation, growth and enhancement.
  • Serve as a strong AMN Ambassador that nurtures relationships withnewly acquired entities.

The Ideal Candidate

To be a strong fit for this opportunity you will have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance or equivalent.

  • An MBA is preferred but not required.

  • 10+ years of driving high-profile, strategic initiatives and/or business unit leadership. A background in FP&A, business development and/or operations could be an excellent fit for this role.
  • Experience solving complex business problems using a multi-disciplined, analytical and fact-based approach.
  • The ability to analyze macro and micro economic trends.
  • Experience transforming the strategy of an organization with a focus on engagement and client interaction.
  • Effective analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Proven change management skills.
  • Strong collaboration and relationship building skills across multiplelevels and stakeholders.
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proven leadership and interpersonal skills; ability to persuade others, build consensus, influence without authority and work in a team.
  • Excellent research skills and ability to organize, synthesize and present information and resulting conclusions.
  • Ability to multi-task and thrive in a fast-paced, results oriented environment.
  • Strong listening skills and the ability to capture the perspectives of diverse stakeholders in order to develop a unified plan and solution.
  • Tact, diplomacy and a professionally engaging demeanor.
  • Confidence without arrogance.
  • Experience in the healthcare industry and/or management consulting is preferred but not required.

You should also be willing and able to travel as required to support the needs of the business.

Success Factors

We are looking for a driven professional and a versatile business leader who could run part of the business if required. You should be a holistic business leader and strategist, with an arsenal of tried and tested experience, preferable gained in a market leader/Fortune 500 company.

Respect · Passion · Continuous Improvement · Trust · Customer Focus · Innovation

These values are embedded in everything we do, and we invest in maintaining a culture that allows people to thrive and grow. We embrace a servant-leadership approach and we'll expect you to do so as well. This means modeling a positive attitude, promoting a high-energy atmosphere, and recognizing success. The pace is fast here and things can get intense. The leader who will thrive in this environment willembody a balanced approach that encompasses a commitment to results combined with the personality of an inspirational and engaging leader who is passionate about the success of the enterprise team.