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Medicare Pharmacy Business Analyst (61460BR)

Primary Location: Chicago, Illinois
Additional Locations: CT-Hartford, FL-Sunrise, IL-Chicago, MA-Boston, MD-Linthicum, NJ-Princeton, NY-New York, TX-Houston, VA-Richmond
Accountable for identifying, capturing and documenting complex requirements to support the Pharmacy workstream within a heavily matrixed program. Candidate must have strong analytical skills, ability to politely interrogate end users to get to the right answer/ solution and have the ability to transition from the detail to the big picture to ensure all of the dots connect. High level thinker helping to build the solution and proactively thinking through potential problems that could occur in the future. Good blend of business and technical skills will be needed to make the candidate successful.

Fundamental Components:
Supports holistic solutions and/or key strategic plans.
Proactively identifies opportunities for improvement within assigned initiatives.
Conducts thorough business case and external customer value analysis to determine selection, prioritization positioning and approach for broadest range of potential solutions (e.g., outsourcing, process improvements, technology solutions.)
Participates in influencing client contracting process, builds optimal client relationship for results and deliverables and manages relationship throughout engagement.
Participates and supports metrics integration and execution for optimal results.
Shares joint accountability for initiative’s return on investment.
Communicates compelling and concise results to empower client groups in decision making process regarding project opportunities.
Participates in initiative planning as required.
Supports engagement using a disciplined repeatable methodology.
Designs and develops interventions and facilitates work sessions.
Develops and delivers all required analysis, reporting and presentation materials.
Gathers, analyzes and synthesizes business intelligence to drive achievement of strategic business objectives.
Builds and utilizes diverse internal and external networks, as appropriate, for data gathering and best practice identification. Leverages internal and external networking to drive optimal initiative results and knowledge/best practice transfer.

Background Experience:
Experience with moderate scale initiatives with moderate degree of complexity.
5+ years experience with one or more of the following methodologies: management consulting, project consulting, business process consulting, financial strategic analysis, mergers and acquisitions, strategic business planning, and/or risk management consulting.
Demonstrated relationship management skills at the senior level; capacity to quickly build and maintain credible relationships at varying levels of the organization simultaneously.
Demonstrated leadership with relevant initiatives: business process, enterprise business project management/consulting, financial strategic planning and analysis, mergers and acquisitions, strategic planning, risk management.
Demonstrated superior business process, project management and organizational redesign experience.
Demonstrated experience successfully implementing change in complex organizations.
Operational experience in a relevant discipline.

Additional Job Information:
Team leadership and team building skills.Analytical and planning skills.Negotiation/influencing skills.Relationship and change management skills.Organizational skills.Time management skills.Critical thinking skills.Oral and written communication skills.

Potential Telework Position:

Percent of Travel Required:
0 - 10%

EEO Statement:
Aetna is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer

Benefit Eligibility:
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