Senior Contract Specialist

This position will be responsible for working with the team that is drafting filed documents and contracts reviewing non-standard document language requests; referring issues to senior staff as required. In addition, this position will be looked to take on configuration responsibilities for teams that are using a Contract Lifecycle Management tool. This will require the individual reach an advanced level of skill level to support this activity and is adept in understanding data and language constructs as they relate to developing contracts, contract interview wizards, and supporting reporting.

Knowledge of health insurance contract, claim administration agreement, and financial agreement development.
Knowledge of health products and procedures, underwriting requirements, contract and funding arrangements.
Ability to complete tasks on time with minimal supervision.
Verbal and written communication skills to interact with corporate departments in areas of primary responsibility.
Leadership skills to assist Associate Contract Specialists and Contract Specialists with difficult aspects of contract development.


• Management consulting experience

• Emptoris Contract Lifecycle Management (CLM) system experience (1-3 years)

• Advanced Excel skillset (including pivot tables)

• Cognos reporting is plus

• Agile thinking, experience working on high-performing teams

• Healthcare payer experience is a plus

• JIRA application utilization a plus, or other agile/lean tracking tools (Kanban, scrum)



HCSC is committed to diversity in the workplace and to providing equal opportunity and affirmative action to employees and applicants. We are an Equal Opportunity Employment / Affirmative Action employer dedicated to workforce diversity and a drug-free and smoke-free workplace. Drug screening and background investigation are required, as allowed by law. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
Requirements: Expertise Underwriting, Other Job Type Full-Time Regular Location IL - Chicago, TX - Richardson

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