The Director, Strategy Management, plays a critical role in the implementation and oversight of strategic planning throughout the CHRISTUS Health organization including corporate, regional and hospital business units. This individual will be responsible for ensuring company-wide alignment around the Strategy Management System (SMS) which includes a clearly defined strategic planning process and balanced scorecard of outcome measures. The director will ensure a consistent and disciplined implementation of this process by facilitating strategy management workshops and meetings, providing on-going project management support, and enabling our business units with the necessary support, analytics and tools to successfully utilize the SMS process. A core component of this role will also be to assist in the development of service line strategic plans.
A. Education/Skills: * Master's degree in health care administration, public administration, business administration or other related field preferred. * Strong financial analysis and project management skills; * Broad knowledge of health care industry. * Excellent written and oral communication skills, conflict resolution skills, experience in developing and motivating coalitions. * Highly skilled at identifying information resources, research methods, data analysis and fact-based decision-making; * Possesses ability to judge and prioritize strategic issues and implications for CHRISTUS Health.
B Experience * Minimum five (5) years experience in a leadership role * Minimum five (5) years experience in strategic or financial planning. * Ability to generate results through influence in an environment with multiple and diverse stakeholders. * Demonstrated capability to interact directly with C-level leaders. * Proven ability to plan, organize, prioritize and effectively manage multiple complex projects concurrently and develop in a fast-paced environment. * Very strong analytical capability. * Advanced proficient in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. * Effective organizational and interpersonal skills including written and verbal communication skills. * Previous exposure to project-related activities through active participation in system-related projects. * Strong oral and written communication skills required.
C. Licenses, Registrations, or Certifications: * None
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.