The Account Executive is responsible for client retention and growth. Candidates should excel in the following areas:
- Establish and maintain excellent relationships with clients, their consultants, and internal business partners
- Be comfortable dealing with ambiguity and shifting client priorities
- Act as an advocate for our clients within our organization while balancing the appropriate use of internal resources and support
- Understand unique business needs of clients and respond to client and consultant requests for support.
- Understand employee health benefits, cost containment strategies and new products and services coming to market.
- Responsible for issuing renewal offers and annual contract negotiations. Contracts include rate negotiations, custom network updates, and client specific recommendations to improve plan design and administration.
- Analyze client data to understand client specific trends and make actionable recommendations.
- Collaborate with internal business partners to develop client specific solutions and innovations.
- Responsible for completing Administrative Service Agreements (ASA) and other legal documents for client signature, and ensuring new and renewing groups are implemented according to contract.
- Review plan documents for accuracy prior to sending to consultants and clients
- Represent First Choice Health within the employee benefit community through public speaking engagements, membership in civic organizations, and participation in trade shows, health fairs, and other activities.
- Assist in development of content for newsletter, policy and procedures, department standards, and other communications.
- Coordinates the development of open enrollment materials in conjunction with client.
- Manages First Choice Health participation in client open enrollment meetings.
- Brings ongoing issues to the attention of the Director, Account Management.
- Provides on-site services to clients that may require up to five days national travel at a time.
- Other related duties as assigned.
- Four-year degree in business and/or health care administration preferred.
- Three (3) years of experience in health care administration or employee health benefits management desired.
- An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted for above requirements.
- Ability to communicate both verbally and in writing to all levels of management at a professional level.
- Current Washington State Driver License.
- Strong knowledge of Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint.
- Proven experience and ability to work in a team-based environment.
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How to Apply
Please submit your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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