Business Project Sr. Advisor at Cigna

Posted in General Business 9 days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Austin, Texas

Job Description:


Cigna Supplemental Benefits (CSB) is seeking an experienced Business Project Sr. Advisor to drive forward strategic and innovative efforts in the CSB Portfolio. Our CSB Portfolio includes multiple individual sold policies that include Medicare Supplement and Supplemental Health & Life products.

The expected work effort includes projects for:

  • New product launches

  • Sales Channel expansions and growth

  • Product and Operation updates

  • Technology upgrades

  • Operational improvements

Core Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for managing complex, time sensitive projects and numerous internal partners designed to deliver targeted organizational goals, objectives and strategies.

  • Actively manage the key work efforts in support of executing on the strategy across key workstreams (clinical, financial, network, business development, go-to-market, etc.) with Cigna internal teams as well as external stakeholders. Develop and manage the execution of the project plan to ensure leadership awareness of critical items.

  • Evaluate project status, resource utilization and implementation of changes to improve the teams' effectiveness. Develop presentations and present status of project as appropriate.

  • Manage and monitor projects including meeting with partners to complete deliverables and plans, monitoring to ensure stay on track, managing when there are issues/risks to be resolved, and preparation for operational readiness; output would be updated deliverables, notes, status updates, etc.


  • Bachelor's Degree and 7-10 years related work experience and project management strongly preferred

  • Healthcare background strongly preferred but not required

  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Office and project management tools and methodology; working knowledge of Agile methodology.

  • Strong relationship management skills, including managing the expectations of multiple stakeholders

  • Exceptional executive presence in written and verbal communications. Poise in front of large, senior audiences.

  • Comfortable with ambiguity, able to manage with vision and purpose, and drive to a cohesive, collaborative result

  • PMP certification preferred

  • Lean Six Sigma certification a plus

  • Change Management Certification a plus

  • Strong organizational skills necessary to accomplish a large number of tasks within a specified timeframe

  • Demonstrated ability to influence across a matrixed organization and develop trusting working partnership's with internal and external business partners.

  • Self-motivated, detail oriented, and willingness to adapt to tactical needs in a fast-paced, changing environment.

This position is not eligible to be performed in Colorado.

About Cigna

Cigna Corporation (NYSE: CI) is a global health service company dedicated to improving the health, well-being and peace of mind of those we serve. We offer an integrated suite of health services through Cigna, Express Scripts, and our affiliates including medical, dental, behavioral health, pharmacy, vision, supplemental benefits, and other related products. Together, with our 74,000 employees worldwide, we aspire to transform health services, making them more affordable and accessible to millions. Through our unmatched expertise, bold action, fresh ideas and an unwavering commitment to patient-centered care, we are a force of health services innovation.

When you work with Cigna, you'll enjoy meaningful career experiences that enrich people's lives while working together to make the world a healthier place. What difference will you make? To see our culture in action, search #TeamCigna on Instagram.

Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, age, disability, sex, childbirth (including pregnancy) or related medical conditions including but not limited to lactation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital or familial status, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, citizenship status or any other characteristic protected by applicable equal employment opportunity laws.

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