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SHIFT: Day Job

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.

This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health care companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company. 


Product Manager Sr - Behavioral Health Advantage

Are you a seasoned product development manager with experience creating innovative behavioral healthcare programs? Have you managed a disciplined strategic process for developing ideas and taking them to market? If so, this important position might be right for you.  

As we are investing in innovation, we are looking for a product manager who uses their strategic skills and creativity to own and manage the roadmap for a soon to be launched industry-leading behavioral health product, designed for specifically for the Employer market. 

In this important role, you will report to the Senior Director who oversees all of our Behavioral Health and EAP programs and is tasked with transforming our entire portfolio. You will be the end-to-end owner of this new product. You will track performance, introduce next-stage enhancements, and be a source of truth to our Sales and Marketing organization to ensure the program is correctly positioned and sold in the market. Monitoring competitors, industry trends, and new market opportunities are also your responsibility.  


Your key attributes:

  • Strong ability to employ a hypothesis-driven approach to tackle complex problems.
  • Solid track record of driving high-impact results.
  • Strategic mindset and a demonstrated ability to see and act within the bigger picture.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with leadership teams and present options and inherent tradeoffs so decisions can be made quickly and effectively.
  • Skillful at building consensus and making thoughtful, data-driven recommendations for project prioritization, solution design, issue management, risk identification and mitigation.
  • Excellent business judgment and a practical, common-sense approach to getting things done.
  • Masterful at cross-functional communication and team building to ensure all clinical and non-clinical stakeholders have everything needed to collaborate effectively.


Primary duties:  

  • Champions the product vision and guides the strategy and roadmap. 
  • Supports peers as the primary point person for all product details.
  • Coordinates with department leader to set priorities and secures stakeholder alignment.
  • Oversees the implementation of new product releases. 
  • Ensures collaborative workflow and that checks, and balances are maintained at each stage of development by following Anthem’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) approach.
  • Reviews, analyzes, and makes recommendations on rate actions for existing products. 
  • Determines customer needs and preferences through research, analysis of industry technology, and frequent client interviews. 
  • Monitors product performance and those of competitors. In collaboration with key stakeholders defines metrics to be used to monitor product performance.
  • Ensures products meet competitive and legislative needs. 


Minimum Requirements:

  • Requires a BA/BS degree; 4 years of relevant healthcare industry experience (product/program management, product planning/strategy); or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Direct product management experience with behavioral health and digitally-enabled capabilities is highly desirable.
  • Demonstrated results in three or more of the following areas required: Product Development, Program Management, or Risk Management.
  • Leadership experience is from managing a team within a matrix environment.
  • MBA preferred.


Applicable to Colorado Applicants Only

Annual Salary Range*: $86,016 - $107,520

Actual compensation may vary from posting based on geographic location, work experience, education, and/or skill level. 

* The hourly or salary range is the range Anthem in good faith believes is the range of possible compensation for this role at the time of this posting. The Company may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range. This range is only applicable for jobs to be performed in Colorado. This range may be modified in the future. No amount is considered to be wages or compensation until such amount is earned, vested, and determinable under the terms and conditions of the applicable policies and plans. The amount and availability of any bonus, commission, benefits or any other form of compensation and benefits that are allocable to a particular employee remain in the Company's sole discretion unless and until paid and may be modified at the Company’s sole discretion, consistent with the law. 


We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs, and financial education resources, to name a few.

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and has been named a 2020 Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran. Anthem promotes the delivery of services in a culturally competent manner and considers cultural competency when evaluating applicants for all Anthem positions.


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