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VP, Product - Eden Prairie, MN

UnitedHealth Group


Location:
Eden Prairie, MN
Date:
03/28/2017
Job Code:
1717193
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VP, Product - Eden Prairie, MN(Job Number:700542)
Description

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 - 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 VP, Product is responsible for the design, development, management or sunsetting of new, existing or acquisition products.   Reviews product performance against expectations and facilitates or influences changes to product portfolio to improve competitive position and optimal product performance. May work with internal or external business constituents to determine product future direction or respond to product inquiries. May be project-based and involve working within multiple product functions.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provides leadership to and is accountable for the performance and direction through multiple layers of management and senior level professional staff
  • Work most often impacts a large business unit, or multiple markets / sites
  • Develops and executes strategies for a function or discipline that span a large business unit or multiple markets / sites
  • Directs others to resolve business problems that affect multiple functions or disciplines
  • Product, service or process decisions are most likely to impact multiple functions and / or customer accounts (internal or external)
  • Develops and executes strategies for a function or discipline that span a large business unit or multiple markets / sites
  • Directs others to resolve business problems that affect multiple functions or disciplines
  • Product, service or process decisions are most likely to impact multiple functions and / or customer accounts (internal or external)
  • Proven organizational skills with ability to be flexible and work with ambiguity
  • Role will work across key UHC and  Optum businesses including OptumRx and Consumer Solutions Group
  • Role will lead efforts to improve member health outcomes and increase customer value through identifying, developing, and launching new Rx products and programs
  • Role will be responsible for developing strategy that will cut across all market segments
  • Role will include developing and managing a portfolio of products. At times this will be partnering with other areas to co-lead a broad initiative or even lending support as a Pharmacy or UHC Subject Matter expert
  • Role will be accountable for both delivery of product goals / requirements as well as leading innovation efforts to develop new solutions to meet our customers' needs in these market segments
  • Role will partner with stakeholders on creation of value story / business case and participate in capital funding process
  • Role will Manage performance of in-market products
  • Navigate and influence multiple cross-functional teams in a complex, matrix work environment which will include  understanding your strategy well enough to adapt communications to meet the specific team’s need
  • Lead a team of Product Directors and Product Managers also dedicated to Pharmacy Product
  • Manage cross-segment projects and initiatives that require problem solving, relationship building, influencing and analyzing

 


Job Product Development & Mgmt
Primary Location US-MN-Eden Prairie
Other Location 
Organization E&I Bus Ops Cmmcl Prod
Schedule Full-time
Number of Openings 1
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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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