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Medical Economics Senior Consultant - Value Based Contracting

Primary Location: St Louis, MO
Additional Locations: MO-St Louis
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Description:
Manages, leads, or participates on complex medical economic projects (e.g., Medical Cost Savings Initiatives). Project Management accountabilities include project oversight including initiation, identification and completion of key deliverables to ensure

Fundamental Components:
Serves as project manager and/or participant on selected project(s). Develops critical and complex information in support of strategic business plans to meet projected requirements of business area. Provides very complex programming and analytical support for medical cost trend analysis and strategic planning (such as verifying trends developed by Actuarial team and developing new tools for the regions to analyze medical costs). Works cross-functionally throughout the region toward achieving operational targets. Presents highly complex information in a way that multiple levels within an organization can understand and utilize to make appropriate decisions to meet business objectives. Assists in development/mentoring of less experienced team members. May assist in providing direction of day to day activities.

Background Experience:
Advanced software and programming skills will be required in different MEU departments
5-8 years demonstrated leadership and project management experience.
Strong analytical ability and familiarity with advanced financial and healthcare concepts.
Ability to manage conflicting priorities and multiple projects concurrently.
Bachelor's Degree in business, finance, related field preferred or 3 to 5 years equivalent work experience in the healthcare industry.


Required Skills:
General Business - Communicating for Impact, General Business - Turning Data into Information, Leadership - Collaborating for Results

Desired Skills:
Leadership - Driving Change, Leadership - Driving Strategic and Organizational Agility

Percent of Travel Required:
0 - 10%

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

Benefit Eligibility:
Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

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