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Technology Business Engagement Leader

Richmond, Virginia Job ID JR0090270 Category Product Portfolio Management Post Date May. 23, 2023

McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payors, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies, and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting. We believe in the importance of strong, vital organizations because we know that patients can only be healthy when our system is healthy.

Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—by joining McKesson you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company—and of healthcare. At McKesson, you’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.

We understand the importance of a system that works together. Your expertise, drive and passion can help us improve everything we touch, from providers to payors to pharmacies. Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career.

Wherever you contribute here at McKesson, you will have the ability to make a real impact in the lives of others.

Current Need

The McKesson Technology Business Engagement Partner is responsible to drive the alignment of technology investments to optimize the company’s products and services portfolio to improve our Customer’s experience and McKesson’s business performance. This role drives execution of all IT priorities defined in collaboration with the Business including “lights on” and investment related efforts. This role will require someone with executive presence as the candidate will service as IT liaison for SVPs and above and should become their single points of contact for anything and everything technology related. Examples of the technology this role will be responsible for include Customer-facing technology platforms, Supply Chain technology, DC Operations technology, Data and Analytics with Data Product and Governance, and Finance Functions within our Medical-Surgical division.

A successful candidate will have the balanced experience and knowledge of business systems and financial acumen to deliver innovative technological solutions to support our Customers and business partners.

Job Description

  • Applies broad knowledge of company’s product/service capabilities to support organic and new growth areas, new technology, and emerging product/service opportunities.

  • Serve as a key advisor to BU senior leaders and partner with them to evaluate key market statistics and customer requirements to define product strategies and identify product opportunities to expand market share.

  • Leads business case for optimization of existing products/solutions alternatives and/or to create the next generation of new products.

  • Understands and optimizes the total cost of ownership of IT services within their business segment in alignment with the solutions teams.

  • Maintains IT demand & portfolio and leads trade-offs discussions via prioritization efforts keeping both business demands and IT constraints in mind.

  • Lead development of key metrics and KPIs to assess portfolio and operations health.

  • Collaborates with and oversees other senior managers responsible for defining product and service requirements, product specifications, and development roadmaps to ensure alignment with portfolio and business strategy priorities.

Minimum Requirements
Typically has 13 years of relevant experience

Critical Skills

  • 10+ years experience in technology-enabled solution management; focus on enabling digital capabilities, including data product management and governance

  • Seasoned technology professional with track record of solving business problems with technology solutions

  • Ability to think big picture and connect market trends to develop and shape technology-enabled investment strategies

  • Program/portfolio management experience and ability to develop business-value led roadmaps

  • Strong business acumen with experience in business case development, and proven ability to collaborate and influence decisions at SVP and/or BU President level

Additional Knowledge & Skills

  • Advanced understanding of current and emerging analytics models and methodologies

  • Experience with supply chain, finance, distribution technology preferred

  • Experience with/in healthcare industry preferred

  • Broad IT knowledge (business, application, database, infrastructure/cloud architecture domains)

  • Ability to effectively communicate with, and influence, people on all levels

  • Open minded for effective collaboration with technical and business teams

  • Effective leadership and presentation skills, and experience in leading multiple and technically diverse teams to achieve results

  • Experience balancing enterprise mindset with the needs of business unit’s strategy


  • Bachelor’s in IT, Computer Science, or related field required or equivalent experience

  • Master’s in related field or MBA strongly preferred

  • Agile/SAFe certification preferred

At McKesson, we care about the well-being of the patients and communities we serve, and that starts with caring for our people. That’s why we have a Total Rewards package that includes comprehensive benefits to supportphysical, mental, and financial well-being. Our Total Rewards offerings serve the different needs of our diverse employee population and ensure they are the healthiest versions of themselves. For more information regarding benefits at McKesson, pleaseclick here.

As part of Total Rewards, we are proud to offer a competitive compensation package at McKesson. This is determined by several factors, including performance, experience and skills, equity, regular job market evaluations, and geographical markets. In addition to base pay, other compensation, such as an annual bonus or long-term incentive opportunities may be offered.

Our Base Pay Range for this position

$154,200 - $257,000

McKesson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.

McKesson is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including job seekers with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to Resumes or CVs submitted to this email box will not be accepted.

Current employees must apply through the internal career site.

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