Accenture Medicaid Policy and Strategy in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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People in the Innovation & Thought Leadership career track drive asset innovation and marketplace reputation within a specific area of expertise. They grow into thought leadership roles, by increasing the depth of their expertise and reputation as an expert or innovator, and can progress either in role, laterally, or upward.

Management Consulting professionals design and implement process and change interventions that integrate strategy, technology and people to enable process improvements that create value for clients.

The Management Consulting Senior Manager designs and implements business changes that drive industry-specific, function and digital operating model transformation, focusing on task relating to people and process.

Job Description

Industry Applications-Health & Public Services Strategy professionals provide a point of view on historical industry drivers of high performance. Evaluate diagnose client capabilities to achieve high performance in an industry sector and identify improvement opportunities. Understand future industry drivers of high performance and articulate strategies. Insurance Strategy professionals help clients analyze capital markets trends and value drivers, and develop strategies and solutions to secure or maintain high performance.

A professional at this position level within Accenture has the following responsibilities:

  • Provides solutions to complex business problems for area(s) of responsibility where analysis of situations requires an in depth knowledge of organizational objectives.

  • Involved in setting strategic direction to establish near term goals for area of responsibility.

  • Interacts with senior management levels at a client and/or within Accenture, which involves negotiating or influencing on significant matters.

  • Has latitude in decision-making and determining objectives and approaches to critical assignments.

  • Decisions have a lasting impact on area of responsibility with the potential to impact outside area of responsibility.

  • Manages large teams at a client or within Accenture.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum 10 years Medicaid experience within large Medicaid business environments specifically, Medicaid business process design, member engagement medical management, and incentive program design and implementation experience

  • Minimum of 3 years of external consulting experience

  • Minimum of 10 years of Project Management experience must have led large scale projects teams

  • Strong business development sales background required

  • Knowledge of compliance and regulations required

  • Candidate must be able to provide advisory guidance on industry leading practices

  • Experience managing a health plan desired as well as Medicaid operations, and product strategy experience and background

  • Ability to meet travel requirements when applicable

  • Location for this role is negotiable

  • Bachelors Degree required

Preferred Skill Requirements:

  • Proven ability to build, manage and foster a team oriented environment

  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem solving environment

  • Desire to work in an information systems environment

  • Excellent communication written and oral and interpersonal skills

  • Excellent leadership and management skills.

  • Proven ability to work independently as well as with a team.

  • Good communication skills, both written and oral.

Professional Skill Requirements:

  • Proven ability to build, manage and foster a team-oriented environment

  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment

  • Desire to work in an information systems environment Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

  • Excellent leadership and management skills

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Accenture is a federal contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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