Business Planner

Novant - Charlotte, NC (30+ days ago)3.7

The employee’s Number One job responsibility is to deliver the most remarkable patient experience, in every dimension,

every time, and understand how he or she contributes to the health system’s vision of achieving that commitment to

patients and families.

The business planner role supports regional and system level strategic planning and development by coordinating market

analysis and measurement of strategic performance, developing competitor profiles, developing and supporting strategic

planning infrastructure projects and other business planning projects, as directed.


Education: Bachelor's degree required. Master's degree preferred.
Experience: Minimum of two yrs of experience with data systems, healthcare specific preferred and knowledge of variety of publicly available data sources including census data, federal and state data repositories and any third party healthcare data systems required. Experience with digital mapping systems preferred.
Additional skills required: Current and future trends/practice in area of responsibility; regulatory and governing standards, policies and procedures; information systems and software used in area of responsibility with demonstrated expertise in spreadsheets, word processing, and presentation software; equipment used in performing assigned duties. Excellent analytical skills and must be able to derive conclusions from the data. Understanding of customer needs and expectations and knowledge for improvement to exceed customer expectations. Strong coordination, organizational, and computer skills, particularly in data management, market research, and basic financial analysis. Willing and able to work autonomously and perform self-check to ensure data integrity. Ability to function effectively in an environment with multiple and fluctuating priorities; successfully manage multiple high priority projects simultaneously; and take direction from, or support, multiple managers. Decision-making, project leadership and consultation skills a plus. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Ability to be a team player, work in matrix environment, contribute to a positive working environment and demonstrate initiative, ownership and accountability. Writes in a clear, concise, and easily understood manner in both report and presentation formats. Communicated promptly, openly, and effectively teambuilding, conflict management, and interpersonal relationship skills to effectively interact throughout organization. Ability to successfully complete generic and department-specific skills validation and competency testing.
Additional Skills preferred: Knowledge of medical terminology, coding, and internal data applications a plus. Knowledge of database management systems a plus.
It is the responsibility of every Novant Health team member to deliver the most remarkable patient experience in every dimension, every time.

Our team members are part of an environment that fosters team work, team member engagement and community involvement.
The successful team member has a commitment to leveraging diversity and inclusion in support of quality care.
All Novant Health team members are responsible for fostering a safe patient environment driven by the principles of "First Do No Harm".