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Cognizant Technology Solutions Healthcare - Provider Management Consultant in Teaneck, New Jersey

Healthcare Provider
Management Consulting
The Company
Cognizant (Nasdaq-100: CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 193 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at or follow us @Cognizant
Cognizant Business Consulting
Cognizant Business Consulting (CBC) is a global consulting organization delivering strategic and domain consulting through industry and technology expertise. With over 3,400 consultants worldwide, Cognizant Business Consulting (CBC) offers high-value consulting services that improve business performance and operational productivity, lower operational expenses and enhance overall performance. Clients draw upon our deep industry expertise, program and change management capabilities and analytical objectivity to help improve business productivity, drive technology-enabled business transformation and increase shareholder value. We provide a number of Business/IT Consulting Services including Business Strategy, IT Strategy & Roadmap Development, Process Re-Engineering & Transformation, Enterprise Architecture & Technology Selection, and Domain Solutions. The CBC team is a high performing organization that is continually expanding our client base and increasingly being recommended by analysts such as Forrester and Gartner.
Role and Responsibilities
The Manager is expected to spend most of their time shaping and leading healthcare business transformation programs to address strategic business challenges and deliver the highest quality work to our clients. The remainder of the Senior Managers time will be spent identifying and working with leadership to pursue business opportunities to provide value to clients. Responsibilities include:
Provide project leadership and direction on one or more projects while maintaining a high quality level of service. Ensure quality on all deliverables.
Develop and manage client relationships on projects
Manage delivery dates, resourcing and schedules
Facilitate project execution by providing support in project-level issue resolution and management of scope
Help build, lead, and develop team of onshore/offshore consultants
Identify and pursue up-sell opportunities
Contribute to business development through activities such as pre-sales client presentations, research, and writing proposal, RFP responses and SOWs
Have the ability to position industry insights as they pertain to client needs & requirements
Basic Requirements
Minimum 5-8 years experience in management consulting role with experience working the on the provider side of healthcare.
Experience working in an on/off-shore model will be of value.
Experience working on assessment projects around: Customer experience, Digital strategy, Platform selection.
Understanding of Salesforce/Pega/MS Dynamics or other similar platforms a plus.
Ability to communicate verbally and in writing business/technical concepts to all audiences.
Strong written communication and presentation skills.
Ability to travel 60% of the time.
Bachelors Degree required.
Preferred Requirements
Experience building deep client relationships and identifying client's priority needs for service and support.
Knowledge of process flows, systems and procedures which aids analysis and recommendations for solution offerings to exploit new business opportunities.
A positive, results oriented style, evidenced by listening, motivating, delegating, influencing, and supervising the work being done to develop the next generations of leaders.
An extremely high level of energy, sense of urgency, creativity, and decisiveness coupled with the ability/willingness to work hard and well under pressure.
Master's Degree in Business/Management highly preferred.
Our strength is built on our ability to work together. Our diverse set of backgrounds offer different perspectives and new ways of thinking. It encourages lively discussions, inspires thought leadership, and helps us build better solutions for our clients. We want someone who thrives in this setting and is inspired to construct meaningful solutions through true collaboration.
If you are comfortable with ambiguity, excited by change, and excel through autonomy, we would love to hear from you!
Cognizant is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V
Cognizant is recognized as a Military Friendly Employer and is a coalition member of the Veteran Jobs Mission. Our Cognizant Veterans Network Assists Veterans in building and growing a career at Cognizant that allows them to demonstrate the leadership, loyalty, integrity, and dedication to excellence instilled in them through participation in military service
Cognizant will only consider applicants for this position whom are legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship (H-1B, L-1B, L-1A, etc.)

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