Full Job Description
Responsible for implementing and operationalizing the defined business model for healthcare innovations. Assesses and manages risk throughout all aspects of the innovation implementation, operations and recommended next steps and escalates to appropriate levels as needed. Collaborates and leverages the full range of appropriate internal and external business and matrix partners to guide the implementation, operations and recommended next steps of the innovation.
Manages the execution and implementation of the business model for the innovations, including but not limited to commercialization activities, delivery deadlines, development/modification of detailed plans, communication of status, etc.
Manages and fosters thorough collaborative relationships with client/partner companies and internal matrix/business partners (e.g., Marketing, Sales, Clinic teams, etc.) to deliver the innovation and recommendation for next steps.
Monitors and manages innovation performance goals (e.g., strategic, financial and operations), ensures planned business outcomes are achieved and adjusts innovations if necessary. Identifies opportunities to improve design execution, quality and cost to achieve planned outcomes.
Assesses and manages risk throughout all aspects of the innovation solution implementation and operationalization and escalates as needed. Monitors progress, reports results/outcomes and makes adjustments as needed.
Partner with legal and regulatory teams to ensure all approvals/regulations obligations have been met
Serve as a subject matter expert on respective innovations assisting with operational flow, technical process and any equipment requirements.
Assists with analyzing data and observations to identify opportunities for improving innovations and help prioritize suggested improvements, system enhancements and resolution of production issues.
Walgreens (walgreens.com), one of the nation's largest drugstore chains, is included in the Retail Pharmacy USA Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA), a global leader in retail and wholesale pharmacy. Walgreens is proud to be a neighborhood health, beauty and retail destination supporting communities across the country, and was named to FORTUNE* magazine’s 2019 Companies that Change the World list. Approximately 8 million customers interact with Walgreens in stores and online each day. As of August 31, 2019, Walgreens operates 9,277 drugstores with a presence in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, along with its omni-channel business, Walgreens.com. Walgreens also provides specialty pharmacy and mail services and offers in-store clinics and other health care services throughout the United States, most of which are operated by our health care strategic partners.
An Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/veterans.
Bachelor’s degree and at least two (2) years of experience or High School Diploma/GED and at least five (5) years of experience. The experience should be managing operations, product administration, product development, and/or implementations with the product to be managed.
Experience applying analytics of healthcare facilities operations in a retail setting.
Experience with project management (for example: planning, organizing, and managing resources to bring about the effective completion of specific project goals and objectives).
Experience collaborating with internal and external resources to develop strategies that meet department goals within budget and established timelines.
Experience with MS Office Suite.
Willing to travel up to 50% of the time for business purposes (within state and out of state).
Strategy or planning & transformation consulting experience in a consulting firm working with clients
Experience in product Innovation and products and services planning and implementation.
Experience in one of the following: Supply Chain, Retail Operations and/or Healthcare.