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Product Senior Manager (Pharmacy)-Work From Home

091 Cigna Health & Life Ins. Co.
Bloomfield, CT 06002
  • Job Code
    19012766

It's fun to work in a company where people truly BELIEVE in what they are doing!

We're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business.

The Product Manager on the Pharmacy Clinical Strategy team, will be the responsible for leading the development and launch of new products and product capability enhancements for our pharmacy formulary offerings. This Product Manager will work closely with pharmacy product peers at Express Scripts as well as within Cignas Product Networks, Benefits, and Clinical Programs and multiple, non-pharmacy specific, functional areas, including Sales, Underwriting, Finance, Marketing and Communications. Product development project opportunities will be focused on increasing customer growth, delivering best-in-class customer/client affordability, aligning client, customer, prescriber, pharmacy and health plan incentives, promoting holistic customer health and well-being and providing a best in class, differentiated customer experience.

Key leader on Pharmacy Product, Clinical Strategy team

  • Provide leadership as a go-to resource on clinical and formulary strategy team. Generously share, experience and insights as well as provide direction, collaboration and assistance.
  • Demonstrate curiosity to understand how and why existing systems/processes operate the way they do. Use knowledge gained to enhance product design and inspire new product solutions.
  • Develop strong relationships across multiple functions areas

Manage a portfolio of product development projects in various stages of the product life cycle. Be responsible for final product design, market positioning, internal/external communications strategy and overall customer/client experience.

  • Finalize, prioritized, product development concepts and articulate go-forward project scope and approach.
  • Finalize project business case, using research, data and scenario modeling to demonstrate full understanding of range of potential outcomes
  • Develop product positioning, launch and overall communication strategy. Socialize widely to confirm full organizational alignment and support.
  • Drive executive level understanding and excitement for new product offerings, building credibility and trust as the primary subject matter expert for Pharmacy Product.

  • Lead product development project team as owner. Work efficiently with multiple internal and external stakeholders to overcome any/all design, build and launch challenges
  • Make day to day business decisions to manage project scope and budget to agreed upon deliverables.
  • Update on project progress to executive leadership as required
  • Provide functional level education, training and support as required
  • Champion new product offerings during development, launch and ongoing utilization.

Participate in pharmacy product, extended leadership team activities.

  • Provide input on recommended future direction and focus of Pharmacy Product team
  • Assist with identification and prioritization of new product development opportunities
  • Contribute to pharmacy product team best practices to drive continuous improvement
  • Contribute to the continuing education and development of the leadership team through sharing of subject matter expertise

Participate in industry events, follow industry developments, articulate opportunities and threats to team and company stakeholders

Technical Skill Requirements

  • 8+ years of experience in product development, product management, marketing or business development
  • Strong understanding of marketing and sales challenges of pharmacy benefits to various Commercial market segments
  • Demonstrated ability to work with remote personnel to achieve agreed upon goals and objectives
  • Demonstrated ability to organize thoughts and vision into presentation ready deliverables
  • Demonstrated decision making capability

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree required
  • MBA (or equivalent in PBM experience) preferred
  • 8+ years experience in product management
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including demonstrated ability to quickly translate ideas and insights into presentation ready documents
  • Excellent meeting facilitation and organizational skills
  • Strong financial, analytical, quantitative and interpersonal skills
  • Familiarity with federal/state regulations related to pharmacy benefits
  • Comfort with complex systems and processes
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently
  • Demonstrated ability to execute on multiple projects and excel in a results-orientated environment

Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, age, disability, sex (including pregnancy), childbirth or related medical conditions including but not limited to lactation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital or familial status, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, citizenship status or any other characteristic protected by applicable equal employment opportunity laws.

If you require an accommodation based on your physical or mental disability please email: SeeYourself@cigna.com. Do not email SeeYourself@cigna.com for an update on your application or to provide your resume as you will not receive a response.





Posted: 2019-11-20 Expires: 2019-12-19
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