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Associate Director

Colorado Association of Health Plans Denver, CO
  • Expired: 1 day ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Location: Denver, CO

We are seeking an Associate Director to develop, manage and execute on legislative and regulatory strategy. The role necessitates someone with exceptional relationship skills, a keen understanding of trade associations, and a strong work ethic. You should also be articulate and comfortable speaking publicly, liaising with health care leaders and politicians, interacting with government agencies, and working with the broader health care community.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Day-to-day monitoring of legislation, regulatory developments, and rulemaking
  • Read, understand, summarize and analyze legislative and regulatory proposals
  • Professionally represent industry and member positions to key officials
  • Create clear, concise updates/messages to members on priority issues
  • Compile, distill and communicate member feedback across a diversity of issues of importance to health plans
  • Build and maintain relationships with key legislators, regulators, and lobbyists
  • Advance the interests of CAHP members and support the Executive Director to achieve strategic goals in the short and long term

Who you are:

  • You have superior verbal and written communication skills
  • You can manage multiple projects and responsibilities on tight deadlines
  • You have a strong understanding of the health care system, both in the commercial and public space
  • You are familiar with the payers’ role in the system and how plans operate within a complex network of federal and state regulations
  • You are familiar with trade associations and/or have worked on behalf of members or clients
  • You thrive in a chaotic environment and are intrinsically interested in health care, public policy, and politics

What you can expect:

  • A competitive package based on skills and experience
  • Opportunity to work with highly skilled individuals and promote high quality, affordable, evidence-based health care in Colorado
  • Be a part of shaping the future of health care in Colorado