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Change Healthcare Sr. Director, Product Strategy & Innovation in Boston, Massachusetts

Senior Director Product Strategy & Innovation, Pharmacy

Overview of Position

The Sr Director, Strategic Products & Innovation will ensure Pharmacy Business Unit delivers a competitive, innovative, and comprehensive product portfolio to the Healthcare IT market that maximizes Pharmacy Business Unit resources and contributes to the business results and strategic plan of the organization predominately leveraging CHNG solutions & capabilities. The Sr Director, Strategic Products & Innovation will identify market opportunities and business development prospects, define strategic cross business unit product visions and goals, align with other Pharmacy Business Unit business units, and drive cross functional product roadmap deliverables across the organization to ensure the business executes against key success metrics, including financial targets.

What will be my duties and responsibilities in this job?

  • Lead Rx BU assessment of CHNG capabilities for application against the business and market needs of our primary customers (retail pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Manufacturers) & select & bring products to market with the leadership team & product owners

  • Partner with other CHNG business units to align strategic goals and objectives and to identify joint business development opportunities and go-to-market approaches that drive value to CHNG & Rx Business Unit

  • Drive leadership in the strategic project planning, designing and implementing of innovative business solutions by defining vision, strategies, and tactics to address market shifts in order to optimize Pharmacy Business Unit’s competitive position. Ensure investments and major initiatives incorporate broader strategic considerations.

  • Lead annual 3-year long range planning (LRP) efforts for EIS. Partner with executive leadership team, financial planning organization, and corporate strategy team to develop and prioritize new organizational strategic goals and refine/expand/close existing strategies to meet business and financial targets.

What are the requirements needed for this position?

  • Greater than 5 years in retail pharmacy, pharmaceutical manufacturer or PBM experience

  • RPH preferred

  • 4-year Bachelors Degree, Pharmacist preferred.

What other skills/experience would be helpful to have?

  • Strategic thinking: capable of providing clear, balanced advice/counsel on a broad range of strategic and complex management, product and go to market issues.

  • Driving results: results-oriented style with a high degree of analytical ability and proven problem solving skills.

  • Leading change: ability to thrive and quickly adapt to change, leading others through change in a dynamic, fast-paced industry and work environment.

  • Collaborating and influencing: effectively builds strong relationships and partnerships within and outside of the company. Ability to communicate effectively at all levels of the organization with an open, honest and direct communication style that establishes an empathetic and effective relationship with all levels of team members, including front-line and mid-level personnel. Able to effectively navigate within a matrixed corporate structure.

  • Strong working knowledge of business financial practices, accounting, and business case development and analysis and ability to manage to a P&L.

  • Understanding and knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices and procedures within the healthcare industry, financial, and software development field

  • Experience directing and managing large complex projects and experience supervising and/or leading other professional level staff

  • Thorough knowledge of long-range and operational planning techniques

What are the working conditions and physical requirements of this job?

  • General office demands

How much should I expect to travel?

  • Must be able to travel up to 20%

  • Employees in roles that require travel will need to be able to qualify for a company credit card or be able to use their own personal credit card for travel expenses and submit for reimbursement.


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    We remain committed to doing our part to ensure the health, safety, and well-being of our team members and our communities. As such, we require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment and we may require periodic testing for certain roles. In addition, some roles require full COVID-19 vaccination as an essential job function. Change Healthcare adheres to COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance.

    Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Statement

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Change Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicant will reveive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, or veteran status.