Highmark Health Product Consultant - (Senior Markets) in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania


General Overview:

The Product Consultant will be a key contributor on the Senior Markets Product Development team. In this role, the Product Consultant will:

  • Direct all phases of critical strategic and non-strategic projects, with a focus on researching, developing and launching programs and product designs within the Senior Markets portfolio.

  • Coordinate of all aspects of product management including regulatory compliance, legal considerations, operations, communications, marketing, etc . across the entire organization

  • Manage initiatives involving internal and external constituents (e.g. vendors, IDN, providers, diversified services) as necessary to ensure successful delivery of new products and programs from ideation through launch.

  • Ensure that the product strategy and related activities align with the product vision and corporate strategy

  • Provide oversight on several interrelated products on the total process/design from product inception through administration and market implementation

  • Contribute to comprehensive Medicare Advantage and Prescription Drug product portfolio review, redesign, bid and launch annually

  • Focus will be on Medicare Advantage (MA) and Prescription Drug (PDP) products and programs and may include medical and pharmacy benefits, networks, wellness and prevention, as well as innovative new offerings including non-medical based products and services for Medicare beneficiaries.

  • Provides subject matter expertise both within and outside of the department

Essential Job Functions:

Perform research on projects and manage and lead projects to successfully meet business objectives. May manage all size projects (small, medium, large, enterprise) Prepare detailed design specifications, coordinate and oversee implementation of new products and changes to existing products. Identify needs to develop new and innovative products, perform appropriate research/analyses, and evaluate feasibility of the administration and implementation of product. Monitor product performance and make product design changes where appropriate. Provide direction and guidance to ensure consistent understanding and implementation of specifications. Provide business training on existing products as well as training on product changes. Provide subject matter expertise and consultation for product management. Review all campaigns and initiatives and make appropriate recommendations for improvement. Provide Subject Matter Expertise consultation for product management. Other duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree in Business orMarketing or Finance or, Healthcare administration

  • Work experience healthcare, insurance and/or product management and development.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of relevant industry experience

  • Medicare experience, working in Product, Sales or Marketing department

  • Demonstrated ability to research, develop and launch products programs or services

  • Experience managing multiple products or programs in various phases of maturity

  • Problem solving skills

  • Medical and/or pharmacy network experience

  • Data analytics experience

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint

Referral Award Payout Level: 2


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