UnitedHealth Group Director, Network Contracting - Honolulu, HI in Honolulu, Hawaii

The time has come to raise your game and help us raise ours.

You've learned to lead.

You've built a deep expertise in health care network operations.

You've set your sights on having more impact in more ways.

Now it's time to join our leadership team and help UnitedHealth Group meet the challenge of shaping where health care will go.

As a Director within our network contracting team, you'll guide the development and support of provider networks as well as unit cost management activities through financial and network pricing modeling, analysis and reporting.

As you do, you'll discover the resources, backing and opportunities that you'd expect from a Fortune 6 leader.

Primary Responsibilities: Guide development of geographically competitive, broad access, stable networks that achieve objectives for unit cost performance and trend management Develop functional, market level and/or site strategy, plans, production and/or organizational priorities Apply network configuration and incentive-based payment models as appropriate to improve quality and efficiency Identify and resolve technical, operational and organizational problems Direct work that impacts entire functions and/or customer accounts (internal or external) Are you ready to put your skills to the test? In this high-impact role, you will need to be a strong leader and have the proven ability to establish trust and build relationships with leaders and experts across an organization. Required Qualifications: Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience 5+ years of supervisory level experience in a network management-related role handling complex network providers with accountability for business results 3+ years of experience developing product pricing and utilizing financial modeling in making rate decisions 3+ years of experience managing a medical cost and administrative budget Expert level of knowledge of Medicare Resource Based Relative Value System (RBRVS), DRGs, Ambulatory Surgery Center Groupers, etc. 5+ years of experience with provider contracting Familiarity with local and national market trends in managed care industry Preferred Qualifications: Previous experience with local Hawaii markets Possess strong contract negotiation skills and contracting knowledge Possess strong strategic and business acumen well-grounded in healthcare delivery systems Superb influencing/persuasion and communication skills High energy / strong work ethic Collaborative profile Ability to treat all constituents on a peer to peer level Self-starter Resourceful / creative Flexible Excellent communication skills Positive attitude and strong team player Ability to thrive in a highly matrixed and fluid environmentCareers with UnitedHealthcare.

Let's talk about opportunity.

Start with a Fortune 6 organization that's serving more than 85 million people already and building the industry's singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable execution.

Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your near-obsession with driving change for the better.

Get the picture? UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities, military families and veterans where ever they're found across the globe.

We bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve their lives that's second to none.

This is no small opportunity.

It's where you can do 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. 1910fdda-b558-4a49-b0b1-4ebae7d7432e

Director, Network Contracting - Honolulu, HI Hawaii-Honolulu 754371