Anthem, Inc Strategy Director (Lead Digital Strategist) - PS15148 in Indianapolis, Indiana

Strategy Director (Lead Digital Strategist) - PS15148

Location: Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

Field: Business Development/Planning

Requisition #: PS15148

Post Date: Nov 28, 2018

Your innovation. Our impact . At Anthem, Inc. , it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater health for our communities, and greater experiences for our customers. Innovation is a top priority. Here, you’ll have an opportunity to work in a collaborative environment that brings together industry leaders and technology experts, so together we can drive the future of health care.

This is an exceptional opportunity to create solutions and programs that can truly make a difference at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Strategy Director (Lead Digital Strategist)

Location: Indianapolis, IN or Mason Ohio

Responsible for working for a VP and above to identify, develop and propose planning and strategy to improve digital adoption and engagement results based on the continuous needs assessment of business partners and stakeholder audiences.

Primary duties to include, but are not limited to:

  • Partners with leadership to define our strategy and success criteria for the future.

  • Partners with business and markets to translate strategy into defined tactics, programs/projects, priorities and timelines and ensures alignment and attainment of both the regions and the enterprises strategic plans to turn strategy into reality.

  • Creates and presents extremely high quality presentations to executive levels.

  • Oversees definition development and implementation of metrics to report and monitor progress against goals and ensures plan of record supports strategy milestone deliverables.

  • Monitors, measures and communicates delivery against business strategic plan and the quality of outcomes.

  • Researches relevant trends and activities in their area of expertise and works with business leadership to further define business strategy and sustain a competitive advantage in the marketplace.

  • Develops, monitors and tracks metrics to track budget and spending.

  • Collaborates with senior team and staff to develop tactical plans and communication strategies.

  • Often acts as decision maker on projects or provides guidance to senior team on complex issues. Serves as a lead on enterprise and inter-market initiatives.

  • Provides coaching and mentoring to other leaders in the organization on strategic thinking and on projects that deliver high return and high strategic value.

  • Champions breakthrough projects to transform our current business environment into industry leading best practice organization.

  • Manages vendor interaction and management, including vendor selection, contract and rate negotiation, issue resolution, developing and reviewing statements of work, representation on vendor business and Executive committees, speaking engagements, etc.

  • Often serves as the subject matter expert in projects and initiatives.

  • Often takes responsibility for approval of all projects sponsored by their Executive Sponsor.


Requires a BS/BA degree in a related field; 10 years of strategic planning, project/program management, vendor management experience; 3-5 years of leadership/management with business knowledge in multiple disciplines within a Healthcare organization; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. Must be a self-starter.

Must have experience in:

  • Digital Product Management

  • Digital Marketing & Engagement

  • Utilizing web and mobile tools.

  • Healthcare industry

  • Consulting Background

  • Strategy Experience

  • Executive Presence

  • Proven success working in complex matrix environmentPreferred

  • Master’s degree.

  • Business case development

  • Healthcare process experience (e.g. Provider, Consumer)

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2018 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran