Product Vendor Management Coordinator

Aetna Inc.
Mar 20, 2018
Apr 02, 2018
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time

We are currently seeking an product and vendor consultant to join the Care management Product Services Team. Activities include vendor management and project management. This includes interacting directly with internal and external clients and colleagues. The role will support existing vendor relationships that support the care management programs. This includes working directly with vendors and running existing code to support various outreach programs, communications and reporting.

Fundamental Components:

Manage integration of third party deliverables into Aetna's business and/or technology architecture Participate in vendor selection based on sound selection criteria and standards.

Develop and manage 3rd party contracts in compliance Aetna standards Performs applied statistical research and custom analysis of integrated healthcare data, interprets results, and makes recommendations based on analytic findings to business areas.

Defines and delivers analytical solutions in support of healthcare business initiatives that drive short and long term objectives.

Develops and participates in presentations and consultations to existing and prospective constituents on information services, capabilities and performance results.

Ability to manage conflicting priorities and multiple projects concurrently Willingness to understand and probe into technical details.


* 5+ years of health research, epidemiology or pharmaceutical industry analytic experience.

* Demonstrated project management, vendor management and/or team lead experience.

* Demonstrated extensive and diverse knowledge of health care data, metrics, systems and standards; demonstrated subject matter expert in multiple subject areas.

* Ability to communicate statistical and technical ideas and results to non-technical clients in written and verbal form. Health care analysis, health economics, epidemiology, or health services research experience. Well-versed in statistical model building and concepts, decision trees and classification rules, segmentation and cluster analysis.

* Advanced SQL and SAS programming abilities in data warehouse or big data analytics environment, including use of statistical analysis techniques or business intelligence application development.

* Knowledge of analytic programming tools and methods (SAS, SQL, OLAP, Business Objects, Crystal).

* Strong collaboration and communication skills within and across teams.

* Strong problem solving skills and critical thinking ability.

* Understanding of relational databases, data systems and data warehouses.

* Strong reporting skills using Excel, Access, Word and/or PowerPoint. Expert knowledge of clinical risk adjustment, multivariate analyses, epidemiology or health economics research methods.

* Strong understanding of customers strategies, information needs programs, processes and products. Experience in working in a data warehouse environment as well as the ability to work with large data sets from multiple data sources. Knowledge of other reporting platforms such as: Business Objects, Microsoft Access, web development technology, big data analytics, data mining, Visual Basic.


The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience. Masters degree is preferred.


* Information Management/Database Structures/4-6 Years

* Information Management/Informatics/4-6 Years

* Project Management/Project Manager/1-3 Years

* Leadership/Act as company spokesperson to external constituents/4-6 Years

* Legal/Compliance/4-6 Years


* Desktop Tools/Microsoft Outlook/1-3 Years/End User

* Desktop Tools/ Microsoft PowerPoint/1-3 Years/End User

* Desktop Tools/Microsoft Word/1-3 Years/End User

* Desktop Tools/ Microsoft Excel/ 1-3 Years/End User

* Database Tools/ Microsoft Access/1-3 Years/End User

* Database Tools/ Microsoft SQL/1-3 Years/ End User

* Programming Tools/ Visual Basic/ 1-3 Years/End User

* Programming Tools/ SAS/1-3Years/End User


General Business/Consulting for Solutions/ADVANCED

Leadership/Collaborating for Results/ADVANCED

Leadership/Creating Accountability/ADVANCED


Finance/Delivering Profit and Performance/ADVANCED

General Business/Communicating for Impact/FOUNDATION

General Business/Ensuring Project Discipline/ADVANCED

Telework Specifications:

Full-Time Telework (WAH), near an Aetna office


Looking for a team player with good communication skills who is able to work independently on assigned tasks and collaborate with cross functional team members.

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

Aetna takes our candidate's data privacy seriously. At no time will any Aetna recruiter or employee request any financial or personal information (Social Security Number, Credit card information for direct deposit, etc.) from you via e-mail. Any requests for information will be discussed prior and will be conducted through a secure website provided by the recruiter. Should you be asked for such information, please notify us immediately.


Employment Type Regular Career Band Description Professional SDL2017

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