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Director - Supply Chain Pricing & Strategy

SUMMARY

Department: Supply Chain Pricing & Strategy
Reports To: SVP Supply Chain Pricing & Strategy
Supervises: Pricing Analysts
FLSA Status: Exempt; Administrative

QUALIFICATIONS

Education: Bachelors or better, in a quantitative field of study (Finance, Engineering, Mathematics, Data Mining, etc.) MBA is a plus.
Experience: 5+ years PBM or relevant experience. Relevant experience in rebates and PBM Pricing is highly preferred.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  1. Strong communication, organizational and analytical skills
  2. Must have high proficiency in Excel
  3. Strongly Preferred Skills: Exposure to SQL, PowerPoint, Access is a plus. Exposure to other programming languages is a plus
  4. Health care experience is a plus
  5. Experience leading and managing critical strategic projects
  6. Experience managing pricing processes that involve cross-functional partners
  7. Experience working with various levels of the organization including leadership, peers, and junior team members
  8. Experience developing financial models
  9. Experience performing competitive analysis to understand market position
  10. Experience supporting business decisions with business cases presentations
  11. Expertise building models in Excel and other platforms
  12. Experience developing presentations to present business cases to senior executives
  13. Experience with statistical and/or predictive analysis
  14. Experience working with multiple data sources
  15. Must be a self starter

JOB SUMMARY

The Director – Supply Chain Pricing & Strategy will join the Supply Chain Pricing & Strategy team and provide strategic pricing input for renewals, new sales and formulary recommendations.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

(These duties must be performed with or without reasonable accommodation. This document in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position)

  • Proven ability to interpret and manage contracting legal language and terms
  • Demonstrated ability to coach, develop, and mentor a team of direct reports
  • Strong financial acumen and analytical skills, with the ability to translate insights into business impacts and actionable next steps
  • Able to effectively manage competing priorities with strong sense of urgency
  • Able to effectively shift priorities of reports to solve immediate business issues
  • Promptly report any allegations of impropriety to the Compliance Department
  • Comply with Gateway’s Ethical Business Conduct policy and Gateway’s Compliance Program
  • Remain free from exclusion under the OIG and SAMS Medicare/Medicaid lists
  • Complete required training, as assigned, within the established timeframes
  • Must be able to cope with the mental and emotional stress of the position
  • Ensure staff is informed of product upgrades or enhancements in a timely manner
  • Hire and train competent staff
  • On a biweekly basis, verify departmental timesheets for departmental employees ensuring the timesheets are accurate based on the work-schedule and necessary corrections are done prior to timely Payroll submission
  • Develop and mentor departmental staff by providing career coaching; motivate departmental staff, individually and as a group; understand and support diversity; and establish an effective team
  • Conduct initial and annual performance evaluations
  • Promote teamwork; discipline staff when warranted
  • Maintain regular attendance in accordance with established policies
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

(With or without the aid of mechanical devices)

  • Must be able to move intermittently throughout the day
  • Must be able to speak the English language in an understandable manner
  • Must be able to cope with the mental and emotional stress of the position
  • Must possess the sight/hearing senses, or use prosthetics that will enable these senses to function adequately, so that the requirements of this position can be fully met
  • Must function independently, have personal integrity, have flexibility, and the ability to work effectively with other staff
  • Must be in good general health and demonstrate emotional stability
  • Must be able to operate office, business, and accounting machines\

WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Sitting, standing, bending, lifting, and moving intermittently during working hours
  • Works in well lighted/ventilated office areas
  • Subject to frequent interruptions
  • Willingness to work beyond normal working hours, and in other positions temporarily, when necessary
  • Attend and participate in continuing educational programs
  • Communicates with both external and internal customers
  • Travel on a regular basis up to 15% of the time

COMPANY

We are transforming the pharmacy industry to create healthier lives through purposeful engagement across Pharmacy Benefit Management, Pharmacy Management, Specialty Pharmacy, 340B, Rebate and Formulary Management, and Pharmacies. We put people first and are committed to providing outstanding service across all aspects of our business. Our goal is to create flexible and innovative solutions filled with inspired possibilities.

LOCATIONS

Our team brings robust experience, diverse perspectives and passion from a nationwide team of 900+ professionals located in more than half of the US states.

WHY JOIN OUR TEAM?

Gateway offers a progressive culture that supports a work from home model, a "dress for your day" attire, and a collaborative, team oriented environment. We offer a comprehensive compensation & benefits package including:

  • $750 individual, annual medical deductible, $25 office visit copays
  • Low biweekly premiums
  • Company paid basic life/AD&D, Short-term and Long-term disability insurance
  • Rx, dental, vision, short-term disability, and FSA
  • Employer-matched 401k Plan
  • And more!

The innovative spirit at Gateway will transform the way you think about pharmacy & healthcare services. As we pave the way in a relentless commitment to positive health outcomes, it's never been a better time to be part of our team!

Gateway is an EEO / AA / M / F / Vets / Disability

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Experience a new challenge with one of the fastest growing healthcare purchasing alliances in the industry.