Davita Manager, Operations Innovation in Denver, Colorado

Position DescriptionAt DaVita, we find that our best leaders are those who create an inspiringvision for the future and empowers their team to achieve success. They havealways enjoyed tackling difficult problems and believe that the best way tosolve them is through collaborative, team efforts. They take ownership ofresults and instill accountability in those they lead. They are driven,strong communicators, relationship builders, and find real fulfillment inchallenging work.Here's what you can expect as a Manager at DaVita:The Corporate Manager - Operations Strategy and Innovation will work on highpriority COO initiatives by collaborating with senior operating leaders ofDaVita Healthcare Partners. Topics will likely include:Operationalizing growth strategies across Kidney Care, International,Healthcare Partners and DaVita Strategic Business UnitsLarge-scale operating model changes to drive efficiencies and prepare forhealthcare reformIntegrated care business model developmentIntroduction and incubation of disruptive medical technologiesCommercializing portfolio of assetsBusiness unit-specific operations strategyThe Manager will lead a team of highly motivated individuals with managementconsulting, investment banking and clinical experience, and is expected toeffectively manage individual work streams and communicate recommendations tobusiness unit leads and senior executives.Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:Demonstrates first-principles thinking in analyzing problems and engaging withteammatesLeverages hypotheses-based approach to identify, validate and quantifyopportunitiesDevelops and improves credible and pragmatic analytical approaches andframeworksLeverages continuous improvement tools (Lean, Six-Sigma, PDCA) tostructure and incubate improvement opportunitiesBuilds complex models and conducts financial planning and analyses to assessimpact on business metricsConveys findings in a cohesive story, including summarizing insights fromanalysis; Builds appropriate horizontal and vertical logic in presentationdeckPresents comfortably and compellingly to senior audiencesWorks closely with teammates in the clinics and develops long-standingrelationships with operators and clinicians10%-40% travel may be requiredHere is what you can expect when you join our Village:A "community first, company second" culture based on Core Values thatreally matter.Clinical outcomes consistently ranked above the national average.Award-winning education and training across multiple career paths to help youreach your potential.Performance-based rewards based on stellar individual and team contributions.A comprehensive benefits package designed to enhance your health, yourfinancial well-being and your future.Dedication, above all, to caring for patients suffering from chronickidney failure across the nation.Qualifications4-6 years of work experience in management consulting, processengineering, investment bankingor a corporate strategy role preferredExperience supporting large-scale business transformation teams with tangibleimpact on operating/financial performanceHealthcare background preferredJoin us as we pursue our vision "To Build the Greatest Healthcare Communitythe World has Ever Seen."Why wait? Explore a career with DaVita today.Go to http://careers.davita.com to learn more or apply.To learn more about our Village and the world of dialysis, .WARNING: Job Recruitment Scam NoticePlease note that DaVita Careers has been made aware of a phishing,jobrecruitment scam in which third parties are fraudulentlyrepresentingthemselves as recruiters of our company. These scammers areposting fakeDaVita job openings and communicating with job candidates in aneffort toobtain personal information and money. Please follow link to learnmoreabout this scam.LearnMore:DaVita is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. As such,DaVita makes hiring decisions solely on the basis of qualifications andexperience, and without regard to age, ra