Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois, Montana, N Senior Product Development Consultant (Product Portfolio Analytics) in Chicago, Illinois
BASIC FUNCTION:This position is responsible for functioning as an internal product development consultant and project manager, to lead productreporting and analytics as well as consulting with Product Solutions team member on the development of product analytics and reporting; provide leadership and consulting services to internal areas in defining product and scope including benefits, services, pricing targets, platform and vendor relationships; and providing product expertise and advocacy in delivering presentations to internal and external customers.
JOB REQUIREMENTS:Bachelor Degree and 4 years experience in strategic planning, research, project management, product administration, product operations or relevant health care industry OR 6 years of experience in strategic planning, research, project management, product administration, product operations or relevant health care industry OR a Bachelors Degree, a Masters Degree and 3 years of experienceAbility to interact with staff/management across multiple departments and levelsAbility to lead and mentor other staff, as appropriate. *General business and financial analysis skillsKnowledge of sales and marketing techniques, marketplace and competitionStrong analytic and information synthesis skills.Project management skills, including strong organization, prioritization and problem solving skills; strong oral, verbal and interpersonal communication skills; ability to accept direction and feedbackFlexibility and responsiveness in managing multiple projects concurrently.Presentation and group facilitation experience.Initiative and persistence, with ability to meet deadlines.Ability to work within a team environment.*PC proficiency to include Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS:Project management expereinceReporting and analytic skillsDemonstrated experience in developing and presenting to internal clientsHealth insurance or healthcare industry experience*Previous responsibility of the administration of a product or product line, including development of products from inception to launch, and product introduction and monitoring for success or need for reengineering.
*This position will be based out of our Chicago office.
Location: IL - Chicago
Activation Date: Friday, July 13, 2018
Expiration Date: Tuesday, August 14, 2018