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Director, Transportation Partnerships

Company: Kaizen Health
Location: Chicago
Posted on: November 27, 2022

Job Description:

Company OverviewKaizen Health is a fast-growing, venture-backed technology startup that strives to constantly improve access to healthcare through dependable non-emergency medical transportation. Our mission is to foster healthy communities by increasing access to medical care and foundational resources which promote equitable health outcomes. Taking care of our team is at the forefront of all we do, and we put great value and pride in the team that makes us a success.Job OverviewKaizen Health is seeking an energetic, motivated team player to lead the development of our nationwide network of transportation partners. Reporting directly to the VP of Client Operations, a successful candidate will be tasked with managing our existing partnerships, while concurrently building a market-leading network to ensure client satisfaction. Candidates must demonstrate exceptional drive, strong attention to detail, and a commitment to Kaizen Health's mission and core values.Responsibilities and Duties

  • Identify new transportation partners based on client needs and Kaizen Health product/service roadmap objectives
  • Initiate outreach, articulating Kaizen Health's value proposition
  • Lead contracting with new transportation partners
  • Manage credentialing and compliance processes with transportation partners, in cooperation with Director, Compliance
  • Lead implementation with new transportation and logistics partners, including transportation portal setup, training, and onboarding
  • Manage relationships with existing transportation partners, ensuring transparency, collaboration, and rapid issue identification/resolution
  • Maintain up-to-date transportation partner information including contact information, vehicle data, and driver informationQualifications:
    • 7+ years of experience in transportation, logistics, operations and/or network contracting, with a demonstrated track record of achievement
    • Strong attention to detail and persistence required
    • Self-starter with ability to independently manage multiple tasks in parallel
    • Outstanding organization and oral/written communication skills
    • Experience in transportation, logistics, operations, healthcare, and/or early-stage companies strongly preferred
    • Able to work in a hybrid working model, in office and at home on an as-needed basis (currently, this role would work in the office 2 days/week and from home 3 days/week) -What We Offer:
      • Culture
        • Fun and creative startup atmosphere
          • Company outings
            • Casual dress code
              • Friends outside of work
                • Eat lunch together
                  • Group brainstorming sessions
                    • Open Door Policy
                    • Professional Development
                      • Lunch and Learns
                        • Seminars and Workshops
                          • Conferences and Tradeshows
                          • Health and Wellness Benefits
                            • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
                              • Medical Insurance
                                • Dental Insurance
                                  • Vision Insurance
                                    • Employee Assistance Program
                                    • Vacation and Time Off Benefits
                                      • Unlimited PTO
                                        • Paid holidaysLocation: Chicago, IL -

Keywords: Kaizen Health, Chicago , Director, Transportation Partnerships, Executive , Chicago, Illinois

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