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AvMed Health Plan - Senior Vice President, Chief People Officer

Miami, FL

Job Description

AvMed Health Plan (AvMed) in Miami, Florida has retained Witt/Kieffer to assist in their search for a Senior Vice President, Chief People Officer.

AvMed is one of Florida's oldest and largest not-for-profit health plans with over 270,000 total members in the commercial, Medicare, individual and self-funded lines of business. AvMed has consistently received awards for highest member and physician satisfaction. Their Medicare program has a 4.0 STAR rating. SantaFe HealthCare (SFHC), the not-for-profit parent company of AvMed, has revenues of over $1 billion and the principal affiliates, in addition to managed care/health insurance, operate in the advance illness/end-of-life, and senior living industries.

The SVP, Chief People Officer has overall responsibility and accountability for leading AvMed’s human resource functions to ensure the business units attract, develop and retain highly engaged associates who deliver a better member health experience. This includes the development and implementation of effective people strategies, policies, programs and services; oversight and strategic management of the SFHC HR Shared Services and responsibility of AvMed facilities, including effective workspace utilization and project management.

As a mission driven leader, the ideal candidate will possess a minimum of ten (10) or more years' experience in a complex and diversified healthcare/health insurance company; preferably a minimum of five (5) years at the executive level. A Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Human Resource Management or a related field is required, while a Master's degree and/or equivalent experience is preferred. A 'Society for Human Resources Management – Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP)' certification is a plus.

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