Commercial and Self-Funded Sales Account Executive
Universal Health Services, Inc.
March 28, 2018
PROMINENCE MANAGEMENT SERVICES
Founded in 1978, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS)* is one of the nation's largest and most respected healthcare management companies, operating through its subsidiaries-acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. With more than 74,000 people employed by UHS subsidiaries, UHS's business strategy is to continue to grow by building or purchasing healthcare facilities across the country, while continuing to strengthen UHS's well-reputed franchise with its customary exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success is driven by a service philosophy based on integrity, competence, compassion, and a responsive management style. UHS has been recognized as a Fortune 500 company and is listed as one of Fortune's Most Admired Companies. UHS's Acute Care Division is comprised of 25 high performing hospitals and several ambulatory care facilities across the nation and prides itself on providing superior patient care.
Prominence Health Plan, established in Reno in 1993 as St. Mary's Health Plan, was acquired in 2014 by Universal Health Services (UHS), one of Fortune Most Admired Companies.
In addition to the HMO, Prominence Health Plan also offers Point of Service health plans, a preferred health insurance company that offers Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) health plans, and CDS Group Health, a third-party administrator.
We are a fast-growing, rapidly-changing healthcare organization offering the excitement of a start-up with the support of a Fortune 500 company. We are looking for talented, enthusiastic people to help shape the future of our organization.
Job summary: The Self-Funded Sales Account Executive (AE) reports to the Vice President of Sales and is responsible for prospecting and acquisition of new business in the administration of self-funded health plans (ASO) to include medical and dental administration and ancillary products.
This individual is primarily accountable for new business sales. The AE builds and maintains relationships with Broker/Consultants, Agencies, reinsurance carriers, MGU's, business organizations and Customers within the self-funded healthcare industry.
The Self-Funded Sales AE is primarily responsible for developing new business sales growth, but also assists in the retention of business as required in conjunction with business working relationships working closely with the Director of Operations, Claims Manager, Customer Service Manager and Administrative Services Manager.
The Self-Funded Sales AE position is one of the most public of positions due to the constant interaction with agents, brokers, agencies, customers, business organizations and the public. Therefore, this position requires highly developed sales skills, public speaking skills, and written and verbal communication skills, persuasion skills, along with good analytical and problem-solving skills.