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Manager of Strategy & Analytics (Payor Contracting)

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Position Description



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The Manager will work as part of a highly visible, high performing team that manages, preserves, and seeks to grow a $4B+ portfolio of health insurance revenue.  The role involves strategic planning, risk assessment, and forecasting projects and the right candidate will be expected to: i) develop executive level presentations, and formulate strategy, ii) manage and lead special projects related to DaVita’s commercial portfolio, iii) contribute as a thought leader to team directors, vice presidents, and C-Level executives, and iv) develop and mentor junior level teammates.   This strategically vital role will equip a top-tier candidate with broad expertise and valuable insights into healthcare strategy, reimbursement, health reform, and population health.  The role will also provide extensive interaction with Senior Executives, Directors and VPs of Strategy, Operations, Development, and Finance providing excellent visibility and opportunity for career advancement.



The Manager must be able to work successfully with cross-functional teams and have the maturity to be a thought leader and partner with senior executives.  The following duties and responsibilities generally reflect the expectations of this position but are not intended to be all inclusive.

·         Provide strategic support, independently manage project strategy and timelines, and present analysis to the executive management team and interdepartmental consumers

·         Become a subject matter expert in issues pertaining to the role of Dialysis in the ever changing health insurance landscape. Build strong knowledge of how health insurers are strategically positioning their portfolio’s and use that knowledge to inform long term DaVita strategic initiatives

·         Mentor and develop junior level teammates

·         Represent the department effectively with internal and external customers



Here is what you can expect when you join our Village: 
  • A "community first, company second" culture based on Core Values that really matter.
  • Clinical outcomes consistently ranked above the national average.
  • Award-winning education and training across multiple career paths to help you reach your potential.
  • Performance-based rewards based on stellar individual and team contributions.
  • A comprehensive benefits package designed to enhance your health, your financial well-being and your future.
  • Dedication, above all, to caring for patients suffering from chronic kidney failure across the nation.    



·         Bachelor’s Degree with at least 5 years of experience in a consulting, financial services, or corporate strategy setting OR

MBA from a top tier school with at least 3 years of experience in a consulting, finance, or corporate strategy setting

·         Extensive experience building and presenting materials for senior executives

·         Two years of experience managing others is a plus

·         Experience in healthcare preferred; a plus if experience pertains to payor provider dynamics

·         Extensive Excel modeling experience required

·         Bonus for experience with relational databases and analytical tools such as: SQL Server, Tableau, SAS, SPSS, STATA, and etc.




·         Commitment to DaVita’s values of Service Excellence, Integrity, Team, Continuous Improvement, Accountability, Fulfillment and Fun

·         Effective communication skills – verbal and written

·         Strong analytical skills – the ability to accurately perform complex quantitative analyses

·         Energetic team player – a consensus-building thought leader

·         Confident self-starter with positive attitude and drive

·         Ability to multi-task and consistently meet deadlines

·         Problem solver who works well independently

·         Successful candidates will have interest and strengths in competitive strategy and innovation 

Join us as we pursue our vision "To Build the Greatest Healthcare Community the World has Ever Seen."
Why wait? Explore a career with DaVita today.
Go to http://careers.davita.com to learn more or apply. 
To learn more about our Village and the world of dialysis, click here.

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DaVita is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  As such, DaVita makes hiring decisions solely on the basis of qualifications and experience, and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. 


We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.

Position Summary

  • Job Title: Manager of Strategy & Analytics (Payor Contracting)
  • Job Function: Management - Corporate Office
  • Location: El Segundo, California