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Anthem, Inc. National Network Management Director in Houston, Texas


SHIFT: Day Job

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.

This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health care companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

National Network Management Director

Directs enterprise strategic initiatives to ensure national networks (e.g. national Blues networks) are competitive in regards to network access, discounts, and quality, in order to retain and grow national account membership.

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Grows and retains business through competitive network access, discounts and quality.

  • Leads initiatives to incorporate industry network developments to enhance network competitive standing.

  • Accountable for client finalist presentations pertaining to national network strategic positioning with respect to cost, quality and access.

  • Creates innovative solutions for account specific network requests. Leads national committees and groups (e.g. BCBSA and Consortium Health Plans) to share best practices among Blue partners and implement consistent processes to improve network efficiencies.

  • Directs the seamless delivery of network services to National Accounts in collaboration with Sales, Account Management and Health Care Management.

  • Provides training and coaching as needed to staff.



The health of our associates and communities is a top priority for Anthem. We require all new candidates to become vaccinated against Covid-19. All offers of employment are conditioned on completion of a background check, including COVID-19 vaccination verification. If you are not vaccinated, your offer will be rescinded unless you provide – and Anthem approves – a valid religious or medical explanation as to why you are not able to get vaccinated that Anthem is able to reasonably accommodate. Anthem will also follow all relevant federal, state and local laws.


  • Requires a BS/BA degree in health administration, business administration or related field and a minimum of 8 years of national account and/or health care management experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

    Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s or other advanced degree

  • Prior sales/account management experience

  • Network management experience

  • Able to present to large groups and influence decisions

    Additional Info

  • Primary responsibility in the Georgia and Virginia markets with additional responsibilities, as needed, over markets in all other regions

  • Travel up to 25% of the time

  • This role is eligible for work at home/remote status

    We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few. Anthem, Inc. has been named as a Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For®, is ranked as one of the 2020 World’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine, and a 2020 America’s Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran. Anthem promotes the delivery of services in a culturally competent manner and considers cultural competency when evaluating applicants for all Anthem positions.

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