Participate in the development, implementation, and maintenance of insurance programs and assist in the quantitative and qualitative analysis on existing and emerging insurance markets, products, and competitors. Under the general direction of the Director of Commercial Programs, the Product Development Strategist is responsible for all phases of product management from assessment through strategy execution and ongoing monitoring of implementation tactics and results. This position is involved in the timely completion of product analyses, as well as formal product proposals, presentations, and implementation of product changes.
Assist with other projects, vendor relationships and provide back-up to other team members of the product development department.
Work Experience: Three years industry experience, preferably in healthcare insurance environment. Project management experience. Writing business documents and making presentations. Knowledge of competitor marketing, sales, and underwriting strategies in the consumer market. Previous experience in conducting market research, using mainframe computer applications for data retrieval, data analysis, and professional presentation of data is required.
Education, Certificates, Licenses: BA/BS in Business Administration or relevant field with three years’ experience in sales, marketing or product development position in healthcare or insurance industry or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Knowledge: Extensive knowledge of the health care system, health insurance, product development process, internal and external environments, PacificSource products, services and programs.
Environment: Work inside in a general office setting with ergonomically configured equipment. Travel is required approximately 25% of the time.
Physical Requirements: Stoop and bend. Sit and/or stand for extended periods of time while performing core job functions. Repetitive motions to include typing, sorting and filing. Light lifting and carrying of files and business materials. Ability to read and comprehend both written and spoken English. Communicate clearly and effectively.
Disclaimer: This job description indicates the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this position and is subject to change. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive list of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this position. Employment remains AT-WILL at all times.
PacificSource Health Plans is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or age.