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(OptumRx) Associate Director of Industry Relations - Nationwide Telecommuter

Irvine, CA 92606 Work Remotely
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OptumRx, a UnitedHealth Group company, with over 28,000 employees globally, specializes in the delivery, clinical management and affordability of prescription medications and consumer health products. Our goal is to deliver high-quality, integrated services to promote optimal outcomes, superior savings and outstanding client and consumer experiences.  We make healthier happen by creating smarter health care connections to help more than 65 million consumers nationwide realize improved care, lower costs and a better overall experience.  Leveraging expertise, flexible technology and a network of over 67,000 community pharmacies, and the use of our own state-of-the-art specialty and home delivery pharmacies and fulfillment centers, we are driving value to those we serve through our transforming capabilities.  This is a place like no other and where you'll do your life's best work.(sm)


As an Associate Director of Industry Relations, you will play a key role in optimizing formulary and rebate opportunities for OptumRx current and prospective clients.  You will collaborate with a cross functional internal teams (Rebates, UW, Pricing, Sales, Client Management) to identify areas of opportunities to assure that OptumRx is tracking towards a successful client growth. The key to success is driving innovation and responding to change in a marketplace that is change rapidly. The individual in this role will have strong business acumen and ability to drive changes. This is a challenging, very visible individual contributor role where you can make an impact on the client growth for OptumRx.  Ideally, candidates will be located at one of our UHG locations, though we may consider a telecommuting role for a stellar candidate.


You will have the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities
  • Strategize, develop, and recommend solutions related to formulary strategies in a timely manner that meet both short-term and long-term objectives and the needs of client bids within the Commercial, Medicare, and Managed Medicaid lines of business
  • Support rebate assumptions and forecast
  • Provide pharmacotherapy expertise to the team
  • Direct others to resolve business problems that affect multiple functional areas
  • Have the ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and meet business timelines
  • Understand financial modeling analytics for rebate guarantee optimization
  • Involvement with our client RFP process
  • Understand formulary strategy and rebate strategy tools

You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.



Posted: 2020-10-15 Expires: 2020-11-14

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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