Centene Corporation Senior Vice President, Markets in Clayton, Missouri

ProfessionalPosition Purpose: Direct and coordinate the activities of the assigned health plans in accordance with policies, goals and objectives established by Company. Accountable for consolidated P&L of those Health Plans; for development of the CEO & Staff and for succession planning.

  • Ensure the achievement of short and long-range financial plan goals for assigned health plans’ financial performance and growth. New product introduction.

  • Recruit, hire and develop health plan senior management.

  • Develop constructive and appropriate relationships with all audiences. (Senior Corporate staff, subordinates, leaders in the provider community and business leaders).

  • Direct the development and preparation of short-term and long-range plans and budgets based upon broad organizational goals and growth objectives. Recommend their adoption to the Executive Vice President.

  • Develop and establish operating policies consistent with the Company’s broad policies and objectives and ensure their execution. Evaluate the results of overall operations regularly and systematically; report these results to the Executive Vice President.

  • Ensure that all activities and operations are performed in compliance with local, state, and federal regulations and laws governing business operations.

  • As requested, participate in acquisition and growth activities, as well as divestitures of plan assets, including investigations, evaluations, and negotiations, in accordance with objectives and plans established by the Company.

  • Contract negotiation.

Education/Experience: Bachelor's degree in related field. Master’s degree preferred. 7+ years of progressively responsible general management experience in healthcare (CEO or equivalent assignments) or related field. Previous experience managing staff, including hiring, training, managing workload and performance.

This position will be supporting a Federal government contract, therefore it requires U. S. citizenship and proof of favorable adjudication following submission of Department of Defense form SF86 or higher security.

Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.

TITLE: Senior Vice President, Markets

LOCATION: Clayton, Missouri

REQNUMBER: 1111937

COMPANY: Health Insurance Operations

POSITION TYPE: Professional