Aetna Product Strategy Manager 39797BR in South Portland, Maine

Req ID: 39797BR

POSITION SUMMARY

Creates and deploys winning product strategies and manages product portfolio to drive profitable growth. Oversees product strategy and manages product portfolio for life and/disability group insurance. Join a leader in the industry!

Fundamental Components:

Oversee product strategy for assigned life/disability insurance product lines, ensures product strategies are integrated within the company/unit strategy and operational plans. Maintain mastery-level understanding of Aetna/unit strategy, customers, and regulatory environment; Analyze, interpret, and build information on customer trends, competitor moves and product performance; Demonstrate mastery-level understanding of key drivers of product performance (pricing, sales, distributions, quoting, marketing, as well as business processes); Ensure product strategies are articulated in a compelling manner; Leveral verbal and written communication to obtain buy-in from critical partners, including prioritization and funding; Take full accountability for end result, serve as product expert and leverage all resources available to achieve objectives.

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

3-5 years of strong product development,market, planning and implementation experience; 6-10 years of Group (Life and/or Disability and Absence) experience; demonstrated excellence in working collaboratively with teams outside span of control; Success in leading cross-functional projects with a demonstrated ability to influence the project is a definite plus.

EDUCATION

The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

Project Management/Six Sigma Certification: Yellow Belt is desired

DESIRED SKILLS

Leadership/Collaborating for Results/ADVANCED

Sales/Knowing Markets/ADVANCED

Sales/Creating Innovative Products/ADVANCED

General Business/Ensuring Project Discipline/ADVANCED

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Functional - Products-Life/All Aetna Life Products/4-6 Years

Functional - Products-Disability/All Absence Management, Leave and Disability Products/4-6 Years

Functional - Products-Disability/Integrated Health and Disability/4-6 Years

TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCES

Technical - Operating Systems/Windows NT/1-3 Years/End User

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

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

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