Anthem Product Management Director - Remote - PS10171 in Andover, Massachusetts

Product Management Director - Remote - PS10171

Location: United States

Field: Marketing

Requisition #: PS10171

Post Date: Jul 20, 2018

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 atone of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Responsible for leading the development, implementation, and management of a product strategy. Primary duties to include, but are not limited to:

  • Develops, implements and maintains competitive product platform.

  • Partners with product managers and project team to achieve superior execution of product strategy in the marketplace.

  • Tracks individual product performance by benefit design, market segment and geography.

  • Supports the development of short and long term strategic product plans in support of market, sales and profitability objectives. Identifies system needs to support short and long term product strategy.

  • Develops system requirements and software.

  • May lead effort or manage project teams in the implementation of regional and companywide initiatives including legislative changes, network/provider changes/ medical management program and policy initiatives, etc.

Industry Surveillance and Product Innovation Coordination

  • Conduct industry surveillance (external) to identify trends that lead to actual ops gain or potential loss (if not built/added to portfolio) or emerging exposures.

  • Support a “Product Innovation” process to create continued and future viability in the market

Internal Monitoring

  • Obtain information and input and/or from appropriate stakeholders to develop and agree upon new products and services

  • Augment industry surveillance with early signal detection in existing book in coordination with the Commercial Market Segments

  • Identify opportunities to expand internal/external knowledge base to develop and educate partners on the industry trends through:

  • Think tank papers (Issue and Underwriting Consideration)

  • Alert Bulletins

  • Account Round Tables / Mid-Year Account Reviews - Multidisciplinary

  • Collaborative Benchmarking Studies

  • Evidence Based recommendations to Underwriting

  • Application Development and Modification

  • Sourcing for New Opportunities

  • External/Internal Conferences, Advisory Committees, professional organizations, etc.

Strategic Planning and Management

  • Assist in design, development and propose a plan to implement new/modified products and services in conjunction with the rest of the Product team and other departments, plan includes:

  • Product Development Plan

  • Requirement and Epic developments

  • Assist in the development of the strategic plan and business case through analysis of the historical performance and provide predictions for future business opportunity

  • Establish the high level metrics for successful implementation and execution

  • Presentations for Leadership

Risk Management and Compliance

  • Partner with Regulatory Compliance and Legal to:

  • Comply with the laws and regulations

Other duties as assigned

  • Assists with a variety of department and company-wide projects including department research, surveys, and department presentations

  • Makes oneself available for any and all duties

  • Accepts delegated tasks readily and completes assigned duties as identified


  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical field or related area of study. Master’s or other advanced education is a plus.

  • 5+ years of broad experience in the health-care industry with an emphasis on product research and development

  • 3+ years of product management experience with previous specific experience in product development. Experience with health-care and/or insurance industry is a plus

  • Experience developing product strategy, defining product requirements, leading teams and working cross-functionally on innovative products

  • Strong project management skills with attention to detail and situational fluency, ability to influence and motivate others, and perseverance to handle challenging business situations at all levels of management and cross-functionally

  • Proven quantitative, analytical and problem-solving skills; must be comfortable performing data analysis and consulting with others to help drive data-based decisions

  • Experience and a demonstrated ability to identify internal/external product needs and develop innovative solutions

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills; ability to explain technical concepts to both technical and non-technical audiences.

  • The ability to identify, research, and solve problems, take initiative, and act collaboratively with cross-functional team members and internal/external partners.

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2018 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran.