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Humana Inc.

Strategic Consultant - Strategy Development

Humana Inc. - Metairie, LA

Strategic Consultant - Strategy Development




Job #663991219

Role: Strategic Consultant – Strategy Development

Assignment:Sr Medicare Products- Gulf States Region

Location:New Orleans (Metairie/Galleria) or Louisville, KY

Humana needs your analytical skills to help us tell a compelling story about healthcare today. Through the strategic interpretation of data, we provide our consumers with meaningful insights about the choices they make and help them lead their best lives. We’re passionate about combining and analyzing diverse types of data to extract new, actionable discoveries about our members and their health-related behaviors. We encourage you to dive into your passion for data and use analysis to help Humana tell the health-and-wellness stories of our members. We’re looking for driven, innovative people who are interested in using their data-mining and analytical skills to help our consumers achieve lifelong well-being and help Humana make lasting, positive changes in the healthcare industry.

Assignment Capsule

Humana is seeking a Strategic Consultant of Strategy Development who will use discipline and expertise to influence, lead and educate people and groups in order to optimize Market Operations results. You will initiate, plan, and frame-up highly visible projects and establishes requirements while consulting and gaining commitment from key stakeholders. These projects can be categorized as follows:

Bid Strategy and Analysis

Create bid related market competitor summaries relative to Humana

Assess new bid strategies for profit improvement on an ongoing basis and create financial models to determine if viable

Create Long Term Competitive Operational Strategy for each major market

Review Systemic risks in each market in the Gulf States Region

Create three year and five year operational strategy plan

Create Operational Savings Strategy and Assess Process improvement / Bottleneck reduction

Assess existing Trend Bender projects

Work in the field with Trend Bender implementers to determine process improvement and bottleneck resolution

Organize Data into summaries for Management to use in Strategy Reviews

Create financial and operational summaries

Create and administer BIDE/County Sheet summary and replication by sub-market by product

Create and administer clinical summary reporting for Regions related to FR, FER, and APTs

Ad Hoc Analysis and Other Responsibilities

Perform ad hoc analysis

Serve as a strategic consultant to internal clients by analyzing each situation

recognizes and identifies opportunities

Create partnerships and alliances to accomplish the goals of the markets

Create other recurring operations metric reports as needed

Partner with each of the region finance directors, corporate finance directors and actuarial directors.

Role Essentials

Bachelor's degree

Strategic thinking and planning capabilities; organized and detail-oriented

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Enthusiasm and motivation is essential; a confident change-agent; strong presentation skills (oral and written)

Strong analytical capabilities

Advanced level of proficiency with MS Excel & PowerPoint

Working knowledge of healthcare Medicare products/ services and operations

Prior experience with Medicare finance

Role Desirables

Graduate degree preferred

SQL, SAS query techniques to access relational databases

Prior Medicare insurance operations or finance experience

Knowledge of Humana’s internal policies, procedures and systems


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Humana Inc., headquartered in Louisville, Ky., is a leading health care company that offers a wide range of insurance products and health and wellness services that incorporate an integrated approach to lifelong well-being. By leveraging the strengths of its core businesses, Humana believes it can better explore opportunities for existing and emerging adjacencies in health care that can further enhance wellness opportunities for the millions of people across the nation with whom the company has relationships.

Humana complies with all applicable federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. We also provide free language interpreter services. See our full accessibility rights information and language options.

Updated 05/12/2018

11 days 18 hours ago

Humana Inc.


Strategic Consultant - Strategy Development Humana Inc. - Metairie, LA, United States


Location: Metairie, LA

Company Profile:
Humana's diverse lines of business work to serve all types of consumers. From families to seniors to military members to self-employed individuals, there is a plan to meet many unique needs. Find out how Humana's associates and corporate leaders are committed to customer service. Our team uses innovation to deliver results to our consumers.