VP of Sales, UHCG - Telecommute in Denver, CO or Provo, UT

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The Vice President of Sales has primary responsibility for all business development activities in an assigned territory representing UnitedHealthcare's multinational employer segment: UnitedHealthcare Global Solutions focused on market leading services, solutions and insurance products for globally mobile employee populations. They will have direct responsibility to build and maintain relationships and partnerships with the broker and consulting community, local UnitedHealthcare health plans, current and prospective UHC / UHCG clients and industry partners. Additional areas of primary responsibility include sales forecasting, pipeline development and management, territory development as well as managing the sales cycle of prospective clients in the region from beginning to end. This individual will be responsible for meeting or exceeding annual regional sales targets such as number of cases sold, total revenue and contribution to a national sales team goal. Products which the UHC Global Solutions VP of Sales will be responsible for selling include expatriate medical, dental, life, AD&D, LTD, and medical evacuation, Global Business Travel Medical, global medical assistance/evacuation and global risk (security) assistance and natural and political evacuation services. Additionally, they will act as a primary point of contact to introduce UnitedHealthcare Global's additional business lines operating in Europe and South America where appropriate.

If you are located in Denver, CO or Provo, UT, you will have the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Meet or exceed monthly and annual sales targets and profitability goals
  • Build and maintain distribution channel relationships
  • Pipeline development, management and prioritization
  • Develop proactive client specific business development strategies
  • Manage RFPs inclusive of internal sales strategy calls, pricing calls, proposal development, finalist meetings and transition to implementation and client management
  • Successfully follow up leads, write proposals, and initiate client contact and contact with key brokers and consultants
  • Develop client and broker/consultant specific presentations and proposals
  • Expand UHCG market presence
  • Direct prospecting
  • Territory development planning / business planning
  • Coordinate in market events such as global forums, sponsorships, client or prospect events and/or broker events
  • Create and utilize a disciplined sales strategy and approach with a focus on consultative selling
  • Manage pipeline and participate in sales team pipeline activities
  • Assist client management with sales opportunities
  • Lead strategy calls with cross-functional team
  • Actively participate in pricing calls
  • Develop broker strategy for territory and provide updates on agreed upon cadence
  • Schedule and facilitate broker meetings
  • Maintain relationships with key personnel in UHC domestic
  • Collaborate effectively with peers
  • Partner with product to provide VOM
  • Establish and maintain internal network
  • Maintain high level of industry experience
  • Build and maintain close and collaborative working relationship with Underwriting
  • Maintain deep knowledge of UHG products and services
  • Establish and maintain effective internal network within UHG
  • Demonstrate and support UHG culture throughout the organization
  • Communicate UHG value and differentiation on a consistent basis
  • Demonstrate support of company-wide programs and initiatives
  • Drive collaboration with departments outside of UHCG

You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:
  • 5+ years of sales experience in the group health insurance or related market with demonstrated performance in revenue generation
  • Demonstrated communication skills, verbal, written and demonstrated ability to present to an audience
  • Experience in business to business sales with a focus on employee benefits
  • Demonstrated ability to manage a sales territory independently while being a proactive member of the sales team
  • Valid passport
  • If you need to enter a work site for any reason, you will be required to screen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app, Interactive Voice Response (i.e., entering your symptoms via phone system) or a similar UnitedHealth Group-approved symptom screener. Employees must comply with any state and local masking orders. In addition, when in a UnitedHealth Group building, employees are expected to wear a mask in areas where physical distancing cannot be attained

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Work experience dealing with multinational corporations, expatriate populations, global travelers or international employee benefits

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Colorado Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $94,500 to $171,700. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. As of the date of this posting, In addition to your salary, UHG offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements: Health, dental, and vision plans; wellness program; flexible spending accounts; paid parking or public transportation costs; 401(k) retirement plan; employee stock purchase plan; life insurance, short-term disability insurance, and long-term disability insurance; business travel accident insurance; Employee Assistance Program; PTO; and employee-paid critical illness and accident insurance.

*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy.

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.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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