This role will manage significant product strategy initiatives and will sit with our Product & Solutions Management team working alongside senior strategists developing new products. Strong project management skills, strong technical knowledge of products and systems is also required for this role.
Leverages in-depth knowledge and understanding of products across functions and market segments in directing the development and implementation of new product initiatives, including product enhancements.
Directs, evaluates and provides requirements/specifications for use of appropriate business processes and systems to support product initiatives.
Seek and maintain comprehensive understanding of internal and external environmental influences and competitive pressures to develop and enhance product portfolio.
Consult / drive effective product offerings to customers to meet organizational goals.
Understand and track key financial performance indicators to insure effective product portfolio performance.
Establish and manage large (or significant) cross-functional development and implementation work groups.
Anticipate resource needs, set priorities, establish accountabilities, define roles/responsibilities and manage relationships to secure necessary resources not under direct control.
May participate and/or conduct focus group sessions, broker briefings or one-on-one meetings with consultants, brokers, general agents and/or employer groups in support of sales efforts Interprets legislative, competitive and industry issues to recommend new products or product enhancements
6+ years of related industry experience.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience.
Additional Job Information:
In-depth understanding of the regulatory environment.
Experience leading cross functional project management initiatives.
Advanced communication/presentation skills.
Potential Telework Position:
Percent of Travel Required:
10 - 25%
Aetna is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer
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