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Manager, Formulary Development

You could be the one who changes everything for our 26 million members. Centene is transforming the health of our communities, one person at a time. As a diversified, national organization, you’ll have access to competitive benefits including a fresh perspective on workplace flexibility.

**Position Purpose** : Oversee the development, management and maintenance of standard and custom formularies for all lines of business including Commercial, Medicaid, Medicare Part D and the Health Information Marketplace lines of business

+ Develop drug product review and formulary recommendations by assessing drug use trends, new drug releases and the review of the primary literature

+ Facilitate the Pharmacy &Therapeutic (P&T) Committee review process by providing supporting documentation or other information needed

+ Coordinate and facilitate review of formulary and utilization management recommendations with finance and other internal departments as required

+ Facilitate meetings, schedules, agenda development, documentation and meeting minutes for all P&T Committee reviews

+ Manage the communication of P&T Committee decisions and plan sponsors and internal stakeholders along with supporting documentation

+ Analyze pharmacy cost of care, trends, and coordinate the development of appropriate use protocols and guidelines

+ Develop, implement, and maintain appropriate policies and procedures on clinical based programs

+ Collaborate with various departments to analyze data needed to drive financial decisions related to drug tier placements

+ Manage the user interface and staff support for the formulary management tool to be used for publishing formularies

+ Ensure relationships with vendors to provide formulary management tools

**Our Comprehensive Benefits Package:**

+ Flexible work solutions including remote options, hybrid work schedules and dress flexibility

+ Competitive pay

+ Paid Time Off including paid holidays

+ Health insurance coverage for you and dependents

+ 401(k) and stock purchase plans

+ Tuition reimbursement and best-in-class training and development


Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree (PharmD., MS) in pharmacy or related field. 3+ years of pharmacy experience, **including 2+ years of managed care pharmacy experience** . Strong understanding of Drug Utilization Review (DUR), Medication Therapy Management (MTM), drug analytics and formulary development processes and procedures. Cost benefit analysis experience preferred.


Current State Pharmacist license without restrictions

**Remote -** Preferred EST & CST

+ Project based with timelines and deadlines.

+ One future direct report

+ Drives cost saving initiatives

+ Managing Formulary

_Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law._

**TITLE:** Manager, Formulary Development

**LOCATION:** Remote - TX, Texas

**REQNUMBER:** 1320949

Manager, Formulary Development

Full time
Kansas City, MO

Published on 06/23/2022

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