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Cigna Clinical Program Senior Advisor - Express Scripts in St. Louis, Missouri

Supply Chain - Pharma Strategy & Contracting combines the coordination and management of the company’s key supplier groups under a single management team. Major suppliers include brand and generic pharmaceutical manufacturers, retail pharmacies and drug wholesalers.

Express Scripts, a leading pharmacy benefit manager with the nation's largest mail order-pharmacy operations, assists its customers to moderate the cost and enhance the quality of prescription drug benefits provided to members nationwide. Its customers include private- and public-sector employers and healthcare organizations.

SUMMARY

Provides counsel and advice to Formulary Consulting Leadership on significant Clinical Program Management matters, often requiring coordination between cross functional teams. Focuses on providing clinical thought leadership and analytical expertise across multiple disciplines. Recognized internally as “the go-to person” for the most complex clinical management assignments. Represents company externally and serves as conduit to educate and enable coordination and dissemination of clinical rebate strategies among key stakeholders resulting in an optimal formulary consulting experience and enhanced customer satisfaction. Serves as a clinical advisor resource to the sales organization, providing ongoing clinical rebate industry knowledge/education that positively influence cost, quality and customer satisfaction.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Provide custom formulary consulting model consultation and through contract interpretation and strategic opportunity identification

  • Provide expert custom formulary modeling and guidance for clients in alignment with department strategy

  • Develop and execute the strategy for formulary modeling for complex RFP requests- prospect clients and client renewals in alignment with department strategy

  • Provides advice and clinical perspective regarding on complex rebate modeling formulary matters

  • Mentor Advisors and help support department training needs, including content development as necessary

  • Ensures optimization of work processes for custom formulary consulting and achievement of department goals

  • Create and deliver client presentations for large and most complex clients and their leadership

  • Support modeling strategies from a clinical perspective (Competitive Product Category, Utilization Management interpretation)

  • Act as a resource to field clinical questions from other formulary consulting team members

  • Review custom health plan Utilization Management policies to determine rebate eligibility or adherence to rebate contract terms.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy, Pharm.D. preferred, with current active U.S. Pharmacist License

  • 5-7 years of working in the pharmacy environment

  • 4 years of significant formulary management/development experience

  • Detail Oriented Organizational, and Analytical skills

  • Excellent PC skills – including Excel, PowerPoint and MS Access, experience with database

  • Financial or analytical modeling experience

  • Familiarity with pharmaceutical rebate contracts a plus

  • Proven ability to work in a fast paced – ever changing environment

  • Excellent relationship building and cross functional skills

  • Ability to travel approximately 10%.

About Cigna

Cigna Corporation (NYSE: CI) is a global health service company dedicated to improving the health, well-being and peace of mind of those we serve. We offer an integrated suite of health services through Cigna, Express Scripts, and our affiliates including medical, dental, behavioral health, pharmacy, vision, supplemental benefits, and other related products. Together, with our 74,000 employees worldwide, we aspire to transform health services, making them more affordable and accessible to millions. Through our unmatched expertise, bold action, fresh ideas and an unwavering commitment to patient-centered care, we are a force of health services innovation.

When you work with Cigna, you’ll enjoy meaningful career experiences that enrich people’s lives while working together to make the world a healthier place. What difference will you make? To see our culture in action, search #TeamCigna on Instagram.

Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, age, disability, sex, childbirth (including pregnancy) or related medical conditions including but not limited to lactation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital or familial status, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, citizenship status or any other characteristic protected by applicable equal employment opportunity laws.

If you require an accommodation based on your physical or mental disability please email: SeeYourself@cigna.com. Do not email SeeYourself@cigna.com for an update on your application or to provide your resume as you will not receive a response.

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