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Large Group Account Manager III, Costa Mesa or San Diego, CA, PS6359 in San Diego, CA at Anthem, Inc.

Date Posted: 5/9/2018

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Your Talent, Our Vision At Anthem, Inc., it's a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we're creating greater 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 benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company. 

Account Manager IIILocation: Costa Mesa, CA or San Diego, CA

The Account Manager will manage a book of business consisting of pooled accounts (101-300) and non-pooled accounts (300+) for both medical and specialty (ancillary).  Exhibits senior level sales competencies as defined by the business unit.  
Primary duties may include, but are not limited to: Defines and oversees the execution of account management and retention strategy for a defined book of accounts. 
  • Responsible for growing Specialty Business within existing accounts.  Supports pursuit of new business opportunities either directly with a broker/consultant or potential client, or through a team approach with field office sales staff. 
  • Identifies opportunities for penetration sales.
  • Provides support for field sales staff with RFP responses, proposals, client presentations, and underwriting coordination on new business sales opportunities. 
  • Coordinates and controls new business implementation activities. Proactively develops effective business relationships with brokers, consultants, and key decision makers in order to meet or exceed new and renewal sales targets. 
  • Responsible for managing the annual renewal process for accounts, including underwriting negotiation, preparation of renewal analysis, and client presentations. 
  • Trains/mentors lower level Account Management staff. 
  • Identifies competitive situations within assigned accounts or group market, analyzes information, and develops proposals and execution plans to management.
  • Ability to effectively communicate the overall value proposition through strong presentation skills
  • Effective communication and sales skills. Demonstrated ability to build and maintain relationships
  • Exhibit strong managed care knowledge including: product, utilization analysis, underwriting, contracting and operations
  • Works directly with Sales Account Representatives/Account Service Representatives to assure that all aspects of account service run smoothly. 

Account Manager III

  • Requires a BA/BS plus 4 years’ experience in account management or sales: or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. 
  • Sales license required where necessary.
  • Master’s degree strongly preferred
  • Managed care experience is STRONGLY PREFERRED
  • Experience with funding methods (participating contracts, ASO, minimum premium)
  • The Account Manager must demonstrate prior experience either managing accounts for both medical and specialty (ancillary) segments in previous roles either as an account manager or sales executive is strongly/highly preferred.

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 EOE. M/F/Disability/Veteran.



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