Senior Advisor - Specialty Strategy

  • Company: CVS Health
  • Location: Northbrook, Illinois
  • Posted: December 01, 2017
  • Reference ID: 726900BR
Position Summary:
As a Senior Advisor, Specialty Strategy you will be responsible for supporting and developing tactics and measurement for the overall strategy CVS Specialty. The Senior Advisor of Specialty Strategy is essential to ensuring that many key strategic initiatives or areas are maximized in terms of opportunity and execution. The Senior Advisor of Specialty Strategy position is responsible for development of tactics and measurement strategic initiatives for CVS Specialty. The position will focus significantly on optimizing the performance of the prescriber sales force through alignment of compensation strategy and overall results. The position will also be responsible for development of key strategies around PBM network optimization and customer pricing. Other duties to include development and measurement of other strategies and tactics designed to drive incremental profitability within the Specialty Pharmacy segment.

As part of the Specialty Strategy team, you will be required to demonstrate a high level of expertise and understanding of the underlying mechanics of the Specialty Pharmacy space. The position will encounter a wide range of opportunities and be called on to be able to think critically and creatively to capitalize on opportunities in the dynamic specialty pharmacy segment.

Additional responsibilities of the Senior Advisor of Specialty Strategy include:

- Must be able to travel up to 30%. Travel may require but is not limited to flights, overnight stays, local travel, travel on short notice and other travel deemed necessary by the Company.

- Ability to manage multiple high visibility projects simultaneously.

Required Qualifications:
* 5+ years of related healthcare in finance or business strategy roles
* Experience in sales compensation planning strategy
* 3+ years of Pharmacy Benefit Management (PBM) or Specialty Pharmacy experience

Preferred Qualifications:
* Knowledge of Prescription Benefit Management (PBM) industry
* Knowledge of the specialty pharmacy industry
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
* Excellent organization, time management and multitasking skills (able to track and manage issues, ensure the right
teams are engaged, facilitate comprehensive and timely issue resolution, conduct root cause analysis, etc.)

Bachelor’s degree required
MBA preferred

Business Overview:
CVS Health, through our unmatched breadth of service offerings, is transforming the delivery of health care services in the U.S. We are an innovative, fast-growing company guided by values that focus on teamwork, integrity and respect for our colleagues and customers. What are we looking for in our colleagues? We seek fresh ideas, new perspectives, a diversity of experiences, and a dedication to service that will help us better meet the needs of the many people and businesses that rely on us each day. As the nation’s largest pharmacy health care provider, we offer a wide range of exciting and fulfilling career opportunities across our three business units – MinuteClinic, pharmacy benefit management (PBM) and retail pharmacy. Our energetic and service-oriented colleagues work hard every day to make a positive difference in the lives of our customers.

CVS Health is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate in hiring or employment against any individual on the basis of race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, religion, sex/gender (including pregnancy), national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, physical or mental disability, medical condition, age, veteran status, military status, marital status, genetic information, citizenship status, unemployment status, political affiliation, or on any other basis or characteristic prohibited by applicable federal, state or local law. CVS Health will consider qualified job candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with federal, state and local laws. CVS Health will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against any Colleague or applicant for employment because such Colleague or applicant has inquired about, discussed, or disclosed the compensation of the Colleague or applicant or another Colleague or applicant. Furthermore, we comply with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is the Law Poster: EEO IS THE LAW and EEO IS THE LAW SUPPLEMENT

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