DaVita Director Special Projects in DENVER, Colorado

Director Special Projects


Director of Special Projects to Executive Chairman

The Director of Special Projects will lead high priority strategic and finance initiatives reporting directly to the Executive Chairman of DaVita Medical Group. The Director will play a key role as a thought partner, strategic leader, and internal consultant. This position is also responsible for driving initiatives, focusing on growth strategies, and financial analytics. The Director will be responsible for the analysts and work with business partners to develop growth strategies and support the senior executives on specific projects.

Topics will likely include:

  • Broad-based growth strategies (in-market strategies, geographic expansion and business line expansion)

  • Responsible for synthesizing numerous sources of data and key analysis and translating into specific actions

  • Stakeholder strategies (e.g., physicians, payors, health systems)

  • Spearhead special projects, structure the work, manage the process, drive the right set of analyses, and present the answer to leadership through a compelling storyline

Through their work, the Director will gain a strong understanding of the business and significant exposure to senior leaders, positioning them well for future opportunities within strategy or elsewhere in the DaVita Village.

Here is what you can expect when you join our Village:

  • A "community first, company second" culture based on Core Values that really matter.

  • Clinical outcomes consistently ranked above the national average.

  • Award-winning education and training across multiple career paths to help you reach your potential.

  • Performance-based rewards based on stellar individual and team contributions.

  • A comprehensive benefits package designed to enhance your health, your financial well-being and your future.

  • Dedication, above all, to caring for patients suffering from chronic kidney failure across the nation.



  • Top-tier MBA or advanced degree preferred

  • Minimum of two years post-MBA experience in top tier management consulting, investment banking, or corporate healthcare role

  • Demonstrated expertise in healthcare, especially the payor or provider space a major plus

  • Expert level computer skills and proficiency in MS excel, word, and power point required

Additional success factors:

  • Outstanding conceptual, financial, analytical and problem solving skills

  • Strong overall athlete ability to have impact across a range of functions and disciplines

  • Ability to engage directly with senior level executives (e.g., CEO, President, etc.)

  • Strong influencing skills; track record of successful client relationship development and ability to quickly build credibility and gain the confidence of individuals at all levels.

  • Strong sense of accountability; passion for owning projects and driving them to completion

  • Demonstrated interpersonal, collaborative, and relationship-building skills

  • Team player with the ability to sell change effectively and influence others

  • Strong verbal and written communications, including presentation skills

  • Demonstrated ability to recognize, prioritize, and evaluate market trends and specific growth opportunities

  • Ability to effectively drive multiple projects

  • Ambitious and pro-active with strong team leadership skills

  • Keen understanding and passion for healthcare

  • Strong desire to manage, develop and mentor other teammates

Join us as we pursue our vision "To Build the Greatest Healthcare Community the World has Ever Seen."

Primary Location CO-DENVER - 80202

Req ID: 298886