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Anthem, Inc. Workforce Development Director in Canton, Ohio


SHIFT: Day Job

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care. This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health care companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Workforce Development Director

Responsible for ensuring a qualified, competent, and sufficient workforce is established to consistently deliver needed services in a timely manner.

  • Collaborates with state partners, managed care providers, and providers to implement statewide workforce development initiatives and activities.

  • Develops and implement provider incentives and/or recognition for expansion of services and for implementation of innovative WFD strategies, improving quality, and maintaining a sufficient workforce.

  • Responsible for providing support and oversight as it relates to workforce development, staff training, and retention of the Direct Support Worker (DSW) workforce.

  • Collaborates with MCO partners, to develop and maintain a Workforce Development plan.

  • Applies and integrates advanced and predictive analysis, people metrics, and reporting to develop strategic and operational insights for workforce decision-making (e.g., staffing, learning, and development).

  • Utilize data to forecast future workforce needs and capacity, support and aid LTSS providers in the development and implementation of agency-specific workforce development plans and modifying business models to accomplish more robust goals, track provider compliance with the implementation of workforce strategies and with training in the core competencies, education of MCO staff and Provider staff on workforce issues, business model best practices, strategies and tools and assistance with WFD goal setting.

  • Assesses organizational staffing and identifies requirements and solutions to meet workforce objectives.

  • May lead projects or project steps within a broader project or have accountability for ongoing activities or objectives. Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience.

  • Collects, analyzes and reports data regarding the provider workforce.


Minimum Requirements: Requires a BA/BS in business or a related field and a minimum of 8 years of experience in talent management, organizational development, workforce development, and project management or program management experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few.

The health of our associates and communities is a top priority for Anthem. We require all new candidates to become vaccinated against Covid-19. All offers of employment are conditioned on completion of a background check, including COVID-19 vaccination verification. If you are not vaccinated, your offer will be rescinded unless you provide – and Anthem approves – a valid religious or medical explanation as to why you are not able to get vaccinated that Anthem is able to reasonably accommodate. Anthem will also follow all relevant federal, state and local laws.

Anthem, Inc. has been named as a Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For®, is ranked as one of the 2020 World’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine, and a 2020 America’s Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at Anthem is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Applicants who require accommodation to participate in the job application process may contact for assistance.