Anthem, Inc. Strategy & Program Development Director in Indianapolis, Indiana
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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 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 benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.
Position location: This position is ideally located in Indianapolis, IN or Chicago, IL offices. Other office locations may be considered.
The Diversified Business Group (DBG) at Anthem is dedicated to providing innovative solutions and care delivery models to personalize and integrate care for those with complex and chronic conditions. The DBG Program Management Office/Integration Management Office supports the DBG mission by delivering on large scale acquisition integration and operational initiatives.
Core functions of the Program Management Office/Integration Management Office include: partnering with existing business units to improve operating performance, supporting due-diligence and ensuring successful integration of acquisitions, providing leadership and management of large scale operational initiatives. Primary duties to include, but are not limited to:
Assist in addressing pivotal business and organizational opportunities
Coordinate with M&A team, corporate and business teams during due diligence process for mergers, acquisitions.
Develops pre-close integration planning and strategies for acquired companies. This includes leading high-level integration meetings with acquired company senior management and facilitating development of integration strategies for acquisitions
Lead post-transaction integration activities to ensure proper execution of and accountability to deliver committed integration value capture
Helping set up the PMO/integration office & communication rhythm for new acquisitions and cross-business unit operational initiatives
Requires a BS/BA; 7-10+ years of progressive experience in strategic planning, financial analysis, large scale project/program management experience or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background
Excellent communication skills – written and verbal
Demonstrated experience coordinating and leading senior-level presentations
A high degree of accountability and personal urgency
Cross-functional perspective and quick, continuous learning style
Proven abilities related to project management with multiple partners in a fast paced working environment
Highly collaborative and able to influence. Should embrace, support and practice a collaborative style which goes beyond relationship building. Will achieve results with and through others
Demonstrate ability with finance and financial metrics
Proven experience in corporate matrix organization
Proven experience in leadership role on large, multi-business unit or multi-function initiatives
Ability to travel
Preferred Qualifications: MBA/Master’s Degree Outstanding academic achievement Experience in the health care industry Strategy and M&A integration experience at a professional services firm and/or corporate finance Demonstrated agility in learning complex concepts Comfort with and eagerness to tackle ambiguous problems Experience with post-merger integration planning and execution or other complex project management strongly preferred Deep experience with complex, cross-functional business issues and operations
Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2019 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran.