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Product Manager - Kidney Solutions - Eden Prairie, MN

Eden Prairie, MN 55344
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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.

This role will be responsible for product management for Optum's market leading Kidney Solutions business, which works with patients and providers to improve the care of individuals with chronic kidney disease and end-stage renal disease. The position will support the management of current business, product development, and reporting, while working across functional lines to meet customer expectations.  Experience with product development, product lifecycle management, stage-gate processes, and/or working with other functional partners to meet customer expectations will contribute to success in this role.

Join our team and make a difference for kidney patients. We are looking for someone who can challenge us to think differently and who will make an active, enthusiastic commitment to our mission.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Work with Kidney Solutions leaders to develop, drive and execute a product strategy with respect to value proposition, positioning, product portfolio(s), distribution and product features/function
  • Analyze market trends, monitor operational reporting, and review product performance against expectations to proactively identify and recommend needed program enhancements, process changes, or new product development
  • Collaborate with functional stakeholders (including clinical operations, analytics and sales) to ensure appropriate resolution of identified problems/issues
  • Prepare presentation materials to update clients on program performance; respond to client requests for information and articulate program value
  • Lead projects related to new initiatives and program refinements to deliver incremental value for clients & members
  • Manage Optum's dialysis network access product through reporting and client engagement
  • Support execution of marketing initiatives to ensure effective communications with members and providers
  • Support development of new digital initiatives to allow members to engage with the program through their preferred channels
  • Self-starter with proven ability to take ownership of projects, prioritize deliverables, and meet deadlines with a sense of urgency
  • Ability to effectively deal with levels of ambiguity€”can effectively cope with change, can shift gears comfortably, can decide and act without having the total picture, comfortably handles risk and uncertainty
  • Sound problem solving, planning and decision-making skills.  Accurately scopes out projects, sets objectives and goals, develops schedules and resource assignments, measures performance against goals, and evaluates results
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills; Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with a wide range of individuals at all levels of the organization
  • Strong analytical abilities, organization, and project/process management skills.  Business process experience is desirable
  • Demonstrated ability to achieve goals in a matrix environment
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively and influence others

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: 2020-06-18 Expires: 2020-07-18

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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Product Manager - Kidney Solutions - Eden Prairie, MN

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