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Clinical Product Specialist - Schaumburg, IL or Irvine, CA

UnitedHealth Group

Schaumburg, IL
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758087 Clinical Product Specialist Schaumburg IL or Irvine CA

Clinical Product Specialist - Schaumburg, IL or Irvine, CA (758087)

Position Description

Great sales are the result of strong purpose, conviction and pride - pride in your ability and your product. UnitedHealth Group offers a portfolio of products that are greatly improving the life of others. Bring along your passion and do your life's best work.(sm)


Our Product Development and Management groups are vital to our success and are leaders in driving the future growth of UnitedHealth Group. Success in these careers relies on many factors including your ability to deal with ambiguity, your ability to adapt and embrace change, and a long-term commitment to making health care better for everyone.


The Clinical Product Specialist is responsible for providing project management, business analysis, and administrative support for clinical product initiatives within OptumRx Clinical Product Management team.  This position will provide support on products such as Adherence Programs and other related clinical programs.  This role works collaboratively with department leadership, business owners, product directors, account teams, operations and IT to confirm project scope and requirements, assist in project prioritization, monitor and manage project progress and support project implementation, with the goal of driving clinically superior products and services that bring value to our client’s and the members we serve.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for supporting product managers in the ongoing management of the products which may include operational and product management support
  • Integral part of the product development and management process by managing such tasks as tracking project timelines, estimating requirements, oversight of key product functions, quality monitoring of product operations and outcomes metrics
  • Work cross-functionally to execute process improvements and ensure accurate program documentation, such as P&L management, training materials, product plans, pricing and contracting, etc.
  • Assists in documenting product use cases, high-level functional descriptions and detailed specifications of product enhancements
  • Oversee the timely and accurate program reporting, which may involve quality control and auditing
  • Drives cross-functional teams to execute on tasks and deliverables; monitors progress on implementation and ongoing post-implementation monitoring
  • Develops a sense of urgency when key deliverables are jeopardized; Facilitates problem solving and meetings to address obstacles
  • Holds team members accountable to project commitments
  • Relies on team member expertise when faced with critical decisions
  • Facilitates communication to key stakeholders on project or product performance


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience
  • 3+ years of experience in either Product or Project Management
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite (Word, Power Point, Excel, Outlook)
  • Ability to communicate effectively with cross-functional team members in order to accurately deliver project outcomes
  • Superior time management skills and strong attention to detail
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong process improvement skills / experience
  • Ability to organize and thrive in a fast - paced environment and work with ambiguity
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervisory oversight

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Healthcare experience
  • Pharmacy Benefit Management (PBM) experience
  • High attention to detail with ability to manage multiple competing priorities

Careers with OptumRx. We're one of the largest and most innovative pharmacy benefits managers in the US, serving more than 12 million people nationwide. Here you’ll fill far more than prescriptions. As a member of one of our pharmacy teams, you’re empowered to be your best and do whatever it takes to help each customer. You'll find unrivaled support and training as well as a wealth of growth and development opportunities driven by your performance and limited only by your imagination. Join us. There's no better place to help people live healthier lives while doing 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.



Job Keywords: Clinical Product Consultant, Product, Project Management, Product Development, Irvine, CA, California, Schaumburg, IL, Illinois


Job Details

  • Contest Number758087
  • Job TitleClinical Product Specialist - Schaumburg, IL or Irvine, CA
  • Job FamilyProduct
  • Business SegmentOptumRx

Job Location Information

  • Schaumburg, IL
    United States
    North America
  • Other LocationsIrvine, CA

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelIndividual Contributor
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelNo
  • Telecommuter PositionNo
  • Overtime StatusExempt

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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