Express Scripts Sr. Medicare Market Strategy Manager in St. Louis, Missouri

POSITION SUMMARY

The Sr. Medicare Market Strategy Manager provides leadership and strategic direction in executing product adoption and sales support in collaboration with account teams to support our Medicare clients. This client-facing position will take a lead role in sales support for current clients. This involves using extensive Medicare knowledge to support product development, manage work plans, perform data analysis, as well as work cross functionally with research, sales and account management, client and patient services and other functional areas as needed. This position serves as the primary contact for all Medicare strategic initiatives and market development. The Sr. Medicare Market Strategy Manager role plays a critical role in the interpretation of applicable CMS guidance, client retention, and overall client satisfaction within the Medicare line of business.

This position requires the following core skills to be successful:

  • Relationship Management
  • Client Support
  • Medicare Expertise
  • Presentation Skills
  • Ability to work in a dynamic business environment
  • Ability to work well with all types of management styles
  • Strong strategic thinker and self-starter

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Coordinate with cross functional partners to provide support for sales and account management and Express Scripts clients.
  • Assist Account teams in presenting upsell or renewal related to the applicable Medicare products.
  • Develop selling strategies that help differentiate Express Scripts in the marketplace and align our interest with those of our clients and their members.
  • Deliver market message and training to account teams and clients about market opportunities.
  • Demonstrate leadership within the team and department to help motivate and grow employees.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field or 14 to 18 years of experience
  • 8-12 years relevant experience with Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s degree and 6-10 years of relevant experience
  • Proficiency in MS Office suite
  • Strong communication skills, including presentations and documentation
  • Advanced problem solving skills with the ability to work cross-functionally to resolve issues and generate results among potentially conflicting constituencies
  • Demonstrated ability toresearch, analyze, handle multiple projectsand clientsat once and prioritize to meet deadlines required
  • Ability to work towards specific deliverables within an environment of tight deadlines and significant pressure
  • Knowledge of PBM industryand Government Regulated Programs such as Medicare, Medicaid, HCR
  • Excellent customer service skills required

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT

As a member of the Sales and Account Management team, you will serve as the face of Express Scripts for our clients. When team members aren’t out winning new business, they are focused on managing relationships and retaining current clients.

ABOUT EXPRESS SCRIPTS

Advance your career with the company that makes it easier for people to choose better health.

Express Scripts is a leading healthcare company serving tens of millions of consumers. We are looking for individuals who are passionate, creative and committed to creating systems and service solutions that promote better health outcomes. Join the company that Fortune magazine ranked as one of the "Most Admired Companies" in the pharmacy category. Then, use your intelligence, creativity, integrity and hard work to help us enhance our products and services. We offer a highly competitive base salary and a comprehensive benefits program, including medical, prescription drug, dental, vision, 401(k) with company match, life insurance, paid time off, tuition assistance and an employee stock purchase plan.

Express Scripts is an equal opportunity employer/disability/veteran

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