Centene Corporation Manager, Innovation & New Product Development for Medicare (Medicare experience required) in Rancho Cordova, California


Position Purpose: Oversee development and implementation of National Medicare strategy, including product development, portfolio management, and profitability. Position requires creative and critical thinking to solution for unique market challenges and support the implementation of product portfolio.

Oversee entire life cycle of a product from concept and design to development and deployment

Continuously monitor key market trends and identify new product opportunities

Work with the Health Plans in market adoption of new concepts and changes

Monitor and analyze product performance and make recommendations on modifications and enhancements

Coordinate internal business partners in development of national Medicare strategy and its execution

Provide guidance regarding claims configuration and customer service needs to support retention and growth strategies

Education/Experience: Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent experience. MBA strongly preferred. 5+ years of new product development experience in healthcare industry or very closely related experience in Medicare, Medicaid and/or clinical managed care. Previous experience as a lead in a functional area, managing cross functional teams on large scale projects or supervisory experience including hiring, training, assigning work, and managing the performance and talent development of a team preferred. Strong critical thinking and verbal and written communications skills required. Entrepreneurial experience a plus.

Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.

TITLE: Manager, Innovation & New Product Development for Medicare (Medicare experience required)

LOCATION: Rancho Cordova, California

REQNUMBER: 1115818

COMPANY: Business Development & Sales

POSITION TYPE: Professional