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Premera Blue Cross Manager - Change Management in Mountlake Terrace, Washington

Join Our Team: Do Meaningful Work and Improve People’s Lives

Our purpose, to improve customers’ lives by making healthcare work better, is far from ordinary. And so are our employees. Working at Premera means you have the opportunity to drive real change by transforming healthcare.

To better serve our customers, we’re creating a culture that promotes employee growth, collaborative innovation, and inspired leadership. We are committed to creating an environment where employees can do their best work and where best-in-class talent comes, stays, and thrives!

As a Manager – Change Management you would lead the change strategy which uses data-driven solutions to address the people side of change, that affect an organization’s ability to reach its transformational strategic objectives. Overseeing the Change Management team who are responsible for defining and implementing change management plans, while actively maximizing employee engagement in order to achieve business outcomes. Primarily focused on working with and coaching leaders and their teams to develop their change management capabilities and maximize buy-in and minimize resistance by leveraging the Premera change management framework and standards.

What you’ll do

  • Manage a team of Change Management Consultants who are responsible for project specific change management support.

  • Manage the implementation of the change management framework that supports improved client readiness and project success.

  • Lead and prepare comprehensive change and workforce transition plans and programs, with strategies to support change and transition initiatives and leadership.

  • Build and/or develop a high-quality change management solution and communications approach that involves and engages those impacted by the change and ensuring appropriate sponsorship from management.

  • Anticipates and ensures that all projects meet or exceeds the terms in the client’s statement of work with high impact results that leave a lasting effect.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

What you’ll bring

  • Bachelor’s degree in organizational development or business and tech. and 10 years of progressively responsible professional experience which include 7 years of managing efforts using change management principles and methodologies and 3 years of managing teams.

  • Experience with AIM (Accelerating Implementation Methodology) and/or Prosci’s ADKAR Model preferred.

  • Certification in change management methodologies with a familiarity with lean principles preferred.

  • Master’s degree in business or related area preferred.


What we offer

  • Medical, vision and dental coverage

  • Life and disability insurance

  • Retirement programs (401K employer match and pension plan)

  • Wellness incentives, onsite services, a discount program and more

  • Tuition assistance for undergraduate and graduate degrees

  • Generous Paid Time Off to reenergize

  • Free parking

Equal employment opportunity/affirmative action:

Premera is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Premera seeks to attract and retain the most qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, gender or gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other protected characteristic under applicable law.

If you need an accommodation to apply online for positions at Premera, please contact Premera Human Resources via email at or via phone at 425-918-4785.

At Premera, we make healthcare work better. By focusing on improving our customers’ experience purposefully and serving their needs passionately, we make the process easier, less costly, and more positive. Through empathy and advocacy, we change lives.

As the leading health plan in the Pacific Northwest, we provide comprehensive health benefits and services to more than 2 million customers, from individuals to Fortune 100 companies. Our services include innovative programs focused on health management, wellness, prevention, and patient safety. We deliver these programs through health, life, vision, dental, disability, and other related products and services.

Premera Blue Cross is headquartered in Mountlake Terrace, WA, with operations in Spokane and Anchorage. The company has operated in Washington since 1933 and in Alaska since 1952. With more than 80 years of experience in the region, we deliver innovation, choice, and expertise.