Anthem, Inc. Program Manager in Walnut Creek, California
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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.
Job Description: Responsible for the development and ongoing management of one or more multi-year external client facing programs within a business unit. Program managers typically support business strategies through an integrated portfolio of external client facing projects or initiatives. A program manager may have responsibility for a piece of a larger enterprise/regional external client facing program.
Primary duties may include, but are not limited to: • Manages and coordinates the development, approval, implementation and compliance of on-going external client facing programs; develops program budget; ensures program meets its stated objectives; provides subject matter expertise in response to day to day external client facing business issues. • Responsible for managing relationships with County Public Health and Mental Health Departments and leads Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), Community Advisory Committee (CAC), and Regional Center meetings in each county on a quarterly basis. • Represents Health Plan during health care related public meetings and forums. • Enhances relationships with local elected officials and local stakeholders. • Build and maintain provider relationships, support local and community health collaborative initiatives, and serve on managed care related committees. • Researches applicable subject matter practices and remains aware of industry trends. • Manages external client facing relationships and partners with corporate and regional business areas. • Coordinates training related to external client facing program; develops program success measures and performs periodic assessments of program success. • Support development and execution of key marketing strategies that help grow membership while complying with state and federal regulations. • Develop and implement initiatives/projects that streamline complex processes across multiple business and clinical functions in a highly matrix health care organization. • Develop and deliver highly engaging visual presentations on program performance and projects/initiatives to external and internal leaders. • This position plays a key role in driving the Health Plan’s local engagement in the Sacramento and Rural North regions in California.
Qualifications: • Requires a BA/BS and minimum of 5 years external client facing experience in program/project management; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. Preferred Qualifications: • Graduate degree preferred. • Project management certification preferred.
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. 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 careers.antheminc.com. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.