Director, Strategy & Special Projects

DaVita Medical Group - El Segundo, CA3.3

This individual will be responsible for supporting the Market President/ Senior Vice President Strategy of DaVita Medical Group (DMG). The primary role is to create capacity for the President by facilitating a wide array of strategic and operational projects/decisions that reside in the President’s lane. Key topics:

Position of trust and repository of ideas, strategic thought partner
Focus on Special Projects with high priority and key to success of DMG
Drive the strategic process on internal consulting projects
Exposure to all levels of the leadership team
Responsible for developing hypotheses, analysis framework and providing recommendations
Prepare executive-level presentations to share with leadership including COO, CFO, and SVP’s.
18-24 months in this role, springboard for another leadership role.
Minimum qualifications

MBA from a top-tier business school
3- 5+ years of strategy consulting experience with a top-tier firm
Relevant experience in healthcare is a plus but not required
Strong project management skills
Able to move quickly in an ever-changing environment often without supervision
Must demonstrate strategic thinking as well as a willingness to lead initiatives through implementation
Excellent communication skills including ability to persuasively and efficiently deliver presentations to senior executives
Ability to build strong relationships across cross-functional teams
Willingness to travel 10-20% of the time, depending on the portfolio of projects
Additional Success Factors

Demonstrated expertise, flexibility, and creativity in anticipating future trends and directional shifts and to construct meaningful competitive strategies to address future business scenarios and day-to-day challenges
Demonstrated business acumen; ability to understand and apply key financial, clinical, and operational drivers affecting business
Demonstrated ability to create, refine, and manage new business processes
Ability to maximize resources to accomplish key metrics
Demonstrated creativity and imagination; ability to think outside-the-box
Innovative, analytical thinker with demonstrated ability to perform root cause analysis, prepare and implement action plans, and lead improvement initiatives
Demonstrated entrepreneurial openness and ability to explore new possibilities; a visionary; intellectually agile
Exceptional relationship management skills and ability to influence others from C-suite to line
Professional presence and excellent presentation and persuasion skills
Demonstrated leadership skills; able to identify meaningful goals and capture the imagination of others to achieve them; able to add value to discussions or projects that impact DaVita Medical Group’s position in the industry; able to bring out the best thinking and attitudes and to recognize unique contributions of individuals and teamwork
Ability to manage multiple projects, meet deadlines, and adjust priorities appropriately in an evolving work environment with shifting time frames
Demonstrated ability to work effectively at both detail and big-picture levels and to drive initiatives forward