Kaiser Permanente Sr. Strategic Market Planning Consultant in Portland, Oregon

The Sr. Consultant I will have active participation in a range of market strategy projects essential to KP's membership and margin goals. Provide analytical/strategic-thinking and leadership skills that enable project teams to: Isolate business issues; Design and execute analytics for studying business issues (market research, scenario planning, forecasting, market share, profitability, etc); Bring and some cases provide technical/content expertise (competitive intelligence, utilization, financial analysis, deep data analysis & programming); Vet findings and make formal recommendations to senior levels of KP leadership; Create documents (strategic segment plans, competitive assessments) that inform critical strategic issues.

Essential Functions: - Market Strategy and Analysis: Leads 2-3 major market strategy teams concurrently. Proactively identifies key business line issues. Manages multiple complex market strategy/business line issues. Establishes accountabilities within business line strategy groups and facilitates decision making. Leads development of recommendations that determine course of further work and/or organizational change for marketing strategy. Serves as subject matter/technical expert to Strategic Market Planning Analysts and Consultants. - Competitive/Market Assessment: Works with business/segment owners to identify key market and competitor issues. Manages multiple deadlines. Interprets the impact of events and macro trends on the industry. Performs more complex industry competitor analyses that respond to the needs of the organization to produce strategic conclusions. Develops analytic framework required to analyze market and competitor issues. Owns the outcome- represents findings to stakeholders. Serves as market and competitor subject matter/technical expert.

Qualifications: Basic Qualifications: Experience - Minimum seven (7) years of related experience, OR Master's degree and minimum five (5) years experience. Education - Bachelor's degree. License, Certification, Registration - N/A

Additional Requirements: - Thorough knowledge of membership, rates, financial, economic and competitive data. - Regularly contributes to the development of new market strategy concepts, techniques, and standards. - Considered functional expert in market strategy within KP. - Frequently contributes to the development of new theories and methods. - Employs expertise as a generalist or specialist. - Highly skilled in MS Excel, Access and other databases. Must know how to manipulate databases such as MS Excel and/or Access, as well as manipulating reports and generating reports.

Preferred Qualifications: - Minimum eight (8) years of related experience. - Master's degree (public health, business, healthcare administration, etc).

COMPANY Kaiser PermanenteTITLE Sr. Strategic Market Planning ConsultantLOCATION Portland, ORREQNUMBER 631449

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.