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Nutrition Program Manager Eden Prairie MN

Eden Prairie, MN 55344
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For those who want to invent the future of health care, here's your opportunity. We're going beyond basic care to health programs integrated across the entire continuum of care. Join us and help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm) 

At UnitedHealth Group, our employees are the -living lab- for the innovative health and well-being capabilities we bring to our members. The Nutrition Program Manager will assist the UHG Benefits Health Transformation and Innovation team with the planning, design, implementation, delivery, and evaluation of comprehensive health promotion programs.


This role will be responsible for helping execute enterprise strategies to advance a culture of health. The Nutrition Program Manager will be responsible for healthy food program delivery and collaborate with an interdisciplinary wellbeing team to make it easier for our employees to pursue better health. The role will ensure the execution of initiatives that enable and drive healthier choices at the workplace and at home. 


Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Support development and execution of healthy food initiatives including but not limited to on-site implementation and partnership with cafeteria vendors

  • Manage and participate in the audit of worksites on a continuous basis to ensure compliance with dining program recommendations

  • Assess population needs to develop appropriate wellness programming based on feedback from employees and client's designated wellness leads

  • Manage delivery of the STRIDE Eat Better program utilizing onsite teams and corporate resources

  • Respond to employee inquiries in regard to nutrition services and program

  • Establish and maintain relationships with key business partners, including third-party vendors, to identify and implement strategies aimed at improving the health of our employees.  

  • Coordinate marketing and communication efforts to ensure adherence to the client's branding requirements and communication protocols

  • Oversight of physical and digital assets related to nutrition; discount programs, recipe planning tool and leader/well champ toolkits

  • Food literacy programming including teaching kitchens, CSAs and various employee training events.

  • Leverage outstanding leadership skills to provide exceptional customer service to meet and exceed client expectations

  • Develop and manage project charters and deployment plan, including project milestones, success measures, funding needs, and issue logs.  

  • Work with business partners to monitor on-going performance metrics relative to the project

This role is not a telecommute role. It is office based at 1000 Optum Circle Building 1 in Eden Prairie with local travel to our Corporate Headquarters at 9900 Bren Rd East in Minnetonka.


You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.




Posted: 2020-03-20 Expires: 2020-04-20

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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