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Medicare Advantage Product Director - Minnetonka, MN

UHG - Minnetonka, Minnesota

Posted: 10/16/2018

Great sales are the result of strong purpose, conviction and pride - pride in your ability and your product. UnitedHealth Group offers a portfolio of products that are greatly improving the life of others. Bring along your passion and do your life's best work.(sm)

The Medicare Advantage Product Director plays a vital role in the planning and execution of key strategic initiatives and product innovation to ensure UHC’s Medicare Advantage products are distinctive and successful in the market. This position influences the priorities of the business and helps execute strategic and tactical solutions to achieve the short and long-term goals of M&R.  The Product Director is part of the Medicare Advantage Product Strategy Team and reports to the VP of Medicare Advantage Product.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Conceptualize, design, and manage key strategic initiatives to advance our Medicare Advantage products and enhance UHC’s value proposition

  • Convert abstract ideas and long-term objectives into actionable deliverables

  • Develop and articulate to senior executives the business case for new initiatives and innovation opportunities

  • Build project schedules and drive accountability as the leader of cross-functional teams including internal and external partners

  • Proactively identify new strategic areas of focus for UHC’s Medicare Advantage business based on market trends, consumer insights, and data analytics. Collect, analyze, and present in-depth information on emerging product development opportunities

  • Work with Medicare Advantage Product team in creating and delivering industry-leading ancillary benefit offerings

  • Understand the financials of the business to ensure the economics of proposed enhancements or innovations are reasonable and profitable

  • Facilitate the delivery of cross-functional special projects or initiatives in a matrix organization

Required Qualifications: 

  • BS / BA in Finance, Accounting, Business, Mathematics, Economics, or related field
  • 3+ years of experience delivering product, program, or project support for large, complex organizations
  • Functional and cross-functional area experience to coordinate matrix resources in order to design and sell complex solutions
  • Able to work with and communicate with all levels of the organization, including senior management


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Medicare products or managed care organizations
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment, strong project management skills, proficient computer and writing skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Detail and accuracy orientation


Careers at UnitedHealthcare Medicare & Retirement. The Boomer generation is the fastest growing market segment in health care. And we are the largest business in the nation dedicated to serving their unique health and well-being needs. Up for the challenge of a lifetime? Join a team of the best and the brightest to find bold new ways to proactively improve the health and quality of life of these 9 million customers. You'll find a wealth of dynamic opportunities to grow and develop as we work together to heal and strengthen our health care system. Ready? It's time to do your life's best work.(sm) 


Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action 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.
UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.


Job Keywords: Innovation, Product Management, Product Strategy, Digital Therapeutics, Wearable Technology, Medicare, Medicare Advantage,Telecommute

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