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UnitedHealth Group C&S Chief Executive Officer - Metairie, LA in METAIRIE-Louisiana, Louisiana

Whoever said it’s lonely at the top never worked with UnitedHealthcare Community and State, a part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses. When you join our leadership team, you’ll be surrounded by focused, performance-driven leaders who have helped us build our global strength and incredible momentum. As a CEO, you'll have an amazing opportunity to help transform the health care industry and improve people’s lives.

This is a highly visible role responsible for obtaining and maintaining credibility with state legislators and ensuring we drive the overarching Medicaid platform to service our members. We serve the health care needs of low-income adults and children with debilitating illnesses such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, HIV/AIDS and high-risk pregnancy. Our holistic, outcomes-based approach considers social, behavioral, economic, physical and environmental factors. You'll be our 'account manager' for the state relationship; accountable for all aspects of profit-and-loss, driving performance, leading strategic planning while meeting revenue, membership and operating income objectives. As you do, you’ll discover the resources, backing and opportunities that you’d expect from a Fortune 5 leader.

PrimaryResponsibilities:

  • Create an overall vision for the health plan team to ensure theycan navigate a rapidly changing industry and leverage innovation to captureopportunities for growth and/or improvement

  • Develop and execute market-specific strategies to drivesustainable and profitable growth while setting the strategic direction anddecision-making for RFP bid processes to drive business growth

  • Drive industry-leading customer service and satisfactionlevels as measured in Net Promoter Scores

  • Build, develop, improve, influence and expand relationshipswith key government sector customer groups and providers/provider networkswithin the market

  • Manage multiple levers of health plan profitability (e.g.rate advocacy, member retention, utilization management, Star performance andMedicaid Quality)

In this role, the ability to handle ambiguity will be a must. We are committed to bringing new levels of innovation and performance to the ways that we deliver for our members and customers. You’ll be part of an intense, focused leadership team that’s driving operational excellence and results.

RequiredQualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalenteducation/experience

  • Minimumof 7 years of successful leadership experience in leading and managing people

  • Minimum of 7 years of operationsexperience in a Medicare/Medicaid industry, at-risk managed care environment

  • Minimum of 5 years of P&Land/or extensive budgeting experience as well as strategic planningand development

  • Expertlevel of proficiency working in a fast-paced matrix organization/environmentwith an enterprise focus

  • Priorleadership experience in program execution

PreferredQualifications:

  • Master'sDegree in Health or Business Administration

  • Trackrecord of transformational leadership and growth with exceptional changemanagement skills

Careers at UnitedHealthcare Community & State. Challenge brings out the best in us. It also attracts the best. That's why you'll find some of the most amazingly talented people in health care here. We serve the health care needs of low income adults and children with debilitating illnesses such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, HIV/AIDS and high-risk pregnancy. Our holistic, outcomes-based approach considers social, behavioral, economic, physical and environmental factors. Join us. Work with proactive health care, community and government partners to heal health care and create positive change for those who need it most. This is the place 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.

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