Vice President, External Affairs, UnitedHealth Group
January 4, 2018
London, United Kingdom
Help write the history of UnitedHealth Group as a part of Government Relations while healing the health care system and improving the lives of others. Bring along your passion and do your life's best work.(sm) Reporting to the Senior Vice President, External Affairs the individual will work as part of a team to position the Enterprise for success in Continental Europe. This role will span intelligence reporting, stakeholder engagement and visibility activities. Primary Responsibilities: Monitor activities in relevant Continental European countries to understand how they might impact Enterprise efforts in Europe and globallyEngage with European Stakeholders in relevant jurisdictions including European Countries and the European Union (EU)The Vice President will work with the Senior Vice President and other leaders within External Affairs to develop strategies and plans that draw upon the breadth of Enterprise capabilities and talent to advance Enterprise goals in Continental EuropeManage commercial relationships relevant to the completion of our work in Continental EuropePrepare documents and intelligence updates as required for Enterprise senior management
Required Qualifications:Educated to degree level Experience of policy and the European political environment Able to communicate fluently in English both verbally and in writing Able to speak other European languages Able to live and work within the EU now and in the futurePreferred Qualifications: Experience in health care, specifically those areas in which the enterprise is active today Careers at UnitedHealth Group. We have modest goals: Improve the lives of others. Change the landscape of health care forever. Leave the world a better place than we found it. Such aspirations tend to attract a certain type of person. Crazy talented. Compassionate. Driven. To these select few, we offer the global reach, resources and can-do culture of a Fortune 6 company. We provide an environment where you're empowered to be your best. We encourage you to take risks. And we offer a world of rewards and benefits for performance. We believe the most important is the opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm) Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Job keywords: External Affairs, Government Affairs, Vice President, consulting, legislative, UK, United Kingdom, London, Consulting, Advocacy, Lobbying, Politics, Travel
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need... at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.