Cigna National Account Executive Healthcare Team Lead – National Accounts - West (California, Washington, Colorado) in United States

It's fun to work in a company where people truly BELIEVE in what they are doing!

We're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business.

** Candidate should be based in the Western US (California, Washington & Colorado preferred)

Responsibilities can include :

  • Manages up to 7 NAEs directly, to include the following:

  • Coaching and managing performance

  • Developing and implementing individual development action plans with NAEs to support efforts to align with business strategy and goals

  • Setting clear and appropriate performance expectations. Evaluates and provides timely feedback on performance against those expectations.

  • Evaluating strengths and areas of development for NAEs in mid-year and year-end performance review discussions

  • Significantly increases leadership visibility with clients

  • Oversees and influences large transactions and strategy

  • Collaborates with other Team Leads and with Market Lead to ensure alignment on strategies and achievement of revenue targets; holds direct accountability for results

  • Models critical account management skills and acts as a subject matter expert for direct reports and other NAEs

  • Participates as a key member of hiring process for new NAEs

  • Champions perpetual change within CIGNA to ensure that we anticipate market trends and offer industry-leading products and services


  • Demonstrated ability to lead and influence others

  • Expert knowledge in healthcare / managed care business; to include many or all of the following: product knowledge, underwriting, risk and financial analysis skills, marketing processes, sales practices, account management and knowledge of administrative operations

  • Strong persuasion skills and effective communicator; possesses excellent relationship-building skills

  • Demonstrated planning/organizational skills; ability to plan for both the long and short term; ability to work on many issues at once and to prioritize work

  • Demonstrated ability to develop strong working relationships with matrix partners in the organization

  • Customer focus - ability to meet customer expectations and act with a strong focus on how to deliver

  • Effective speaking and communication skills; demonstrated presentation skills

Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status.

If you require an accommodation based on your physical or mental disability please email: Do not email for an update on your application or to provide your resume as you will not receive a response.

We’re a global health service company dedicated to helping people improve their health, well-being and sense of security. We offer an integrated suite of health services, such as medical, dental, behavioral health, pharmacy, vision, supplemental benefits, and other related products that serve over 95 million customers around the world. When you work with us, you’ll enjoy a different kind of career - you’ll make a difference, learn a ton, and change the way people think about health insurance. To see our culture in action, search #TeamCigna on Twitter or Instagram.