Manager, Innovation & New Product Development – Long-Term Services & Supports, Centene (Clayton, MO)

Position Purpose: Oversee entire life cycle of development from ideation to market launch for our Long Term Services and Supports (LTSS) product. Contribute to idea pipeline and implement pilot programs and operational improvements. Assess the performance of programs to ensure they are meeting product objectives and market expectations.

  • Collaborate with local Health Plan leadership on managing the LTSS product including program development, innovative projects, and improvement opportunities
  • Provide subject matter expertise and lead enterprise-wide initiatives to support Centene’s market position in Long Term Services and Supports
  • Responsible for on-time and on-budget launch of new products, implementations, pilots, and initiatives
  • Continuously monitor key market trends in LTSS and identify new product opportunities
  • Monitor and analyze product performance and make recommendations on modifications and enhancements


  • Education/Experience: Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent experience. 5+ years of new product development experience, in the healthcare industry. Strong oral and written communications skills required. Read more at Centene’s open positions website.