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Anthem, Inc. Staff VP Human Resources - PS36760 in Chicago, Illinois


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 benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

The Staff VP Human Resources is responsible for providing advanced strategic client connected HR support to the Senior and Medicare business unit within the Diversified Business Group (DBG). Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Understands client needs from HR at a strategic level, ensuring those needs are properly integrated into HR work plans and priorities across the HR team.

  • Influences and shapes business decisions while applying expertise about the business and broad knowledge of HR.

  • Partners with business leadership in succession planning, leadership development/deployment and larger scale transformations in talent, both short term and long term.

  • Coaches and counsels business unit leadership on how to achieve business results through effective people strategies.

  • Uses metrics and data to support recommendations.

  • Advises clients on organizational and team effectiveness.

  • Partners with compensation to develop pay leveling strategies that create competitiveness, internal equity and career mobility.

  • Ensures enterprise plans requiring client coordination are well implemented (salary planning, stock award allocation, performance management) and achieve maximum value.

  • Hires, trains, coaches, counsels and evaluates performance of direct reports.


  • Requires BA/BS in related field; 9 years human resources experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

  • MA/MS/MBA preferred.

  • HR related designation preferred.

  • Organization design and structure work experience strongly preferred.

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2018 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at AnEqualOpportunityEmployer/Disability/Veteran