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Delegated Vendor Oversight - Program Manager

  • Business Area: Project Management
  • Job Type: Full time
  • Date Posted:
  • Job Number: 1497209
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Delegated Vendor Oversight - Program Manager

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You could be the one who changes everything for our 28 million members. Centene is transforming the health of our communities, one person at a time. As a diversified, national organization, you’ll have access to competitive benefits including a fresh perspective on workplace flexibility.

Position Purpose: Promote increased delegated vendor oversight (DVO) program efficiency, service levels, and value by capturing and monitoring vendor performance, and then identifying opportunities for improvement and strategies to realize those opportunities. Plan, organize, monitor, oversee and lead multiple, concurrent resultant projects utilizing cross functional teams to deliver defined requirements and meet company strategic objectives.

  • Identify opportunities to increase efficiency, improve service levels and to ensure regulatory compliance through enhanced operations and management of delegated vendors
  • Develop strategies to realize improvement opportunities, and ensure organizational prioritization and resource alignment
  • Manage multiple projects including audits through full project life cycle process including requirements gathering, creation of project plans and schedules, obtaining and managing resources, managing budget, and facilitating project execution, deployment and closure
  • Utilize corporate and industry standard audit tools and techniques to effectively manage projects
  • Maintain detailed documentation as needed including action items, issues lists and risk mitigation plans
  • Provide leadership and effectively communicate status to all stakeholders, including executive summaries and presentations
  • Negotiate with stakeholders to identify and secure resources, resolve issues, and mitigate risks
  • Lead cross-functional meetings with various functional areas to meet overall stakeholder expectations and company’s objectives
  • Provide functional and technical knowledge regarding overall program requirements and operations


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Healthcare Administration, related field, or equivalent experience. Master’s degree preferred.
  • 5+ years project implementation, product or program management experience.
  • Experience in managing vendor relationships is strongly preferred
  • Experience with health plan operations strongly preferred
  • Managed care or prescription benefit management experience preferred.
Pay Range: $84,300.00 - $151,700.00 per year

Centene offers a comprehensive benefits package including: competitive pay, health insurance, 401K and stock purchase plans, tuition reimbursement, paid time off plus holidays, and a flexible approach to work with remote, hybrid, field or office work schedules. Actual pay will be adjusted based on an individual's skills, experience, education, and other job-related factors permitted by law. Total compensation may also include additional forms of incentives.

Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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