Overview

Hi, we’re Oscar. Were hiring a Director, Regulatory Operations to join our Legal team in our New York office.

Oscar is a technology-driven, consumer-focused health insurance startup founded in 2012 and headquartered in New York City. Our goal is to make health insurance simple, transparent, and human. We need your help to do so.

About the role:

The Regulatory Operations team is a key part of the Oscar Legal team responsible for securing approval of Oscars plan portfolio via annual filings, drafting all Oscar insurance contracts, conducting regulatory research in support of the Legal, Government Affairs, and Regulatory Operations teams and securing approvals from regulators for expansion into new markets.

As Director, Regulatory Operations, you will be responsible for managing these functions and the team of ~12 professionals that discharges them. You will have primary responsibility for ensuring this team timely prepares, files and receives approval for all manner of regulatory documents and business initiatives.

You will work closely alongside other Oscar teams including Clinical, Finance, Risk, Legal, Network, Sales, and Marketing to ensure Oscars full regulatory readiness, and provide critical management oversight and leadership in the broader Legal organization. You will report into the General Counsel.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide management support and leadership with respect to the timely and accurate submission of Oscars annual regulatory obligations.
  • Provide management support and leadership with respect to the process for submitting new state insurance license applications and service area expansion applications.
  • Manage the provision of legal research to the Oscar Legal, Government Affairs, and the Regulatory Research & Approvals functions.
  • Manage, train, provide feedback and assign duties for manager direct reports to support their professional growth, management skills development, and ensure productivity, efficiency, and effectiveness in their roles.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 8+ years of relevant healthcare insurance, regulatory affairs, or project management experience.
  • Experience building, managing and developing high-functioning teams
  • Experience leading cross-functional initiatives at the organizational level

Bonus points:

  • Masters Degree or another advanced degree
  • Experience working with healthcare regulations and regulators

Life at Oscar:

At Oscar, being an Equal Opportunity Employer means more than upholding discrimination-free hiring practices. It means that we cultivate an environment where people can be their most authentic selves and find both belonging and support. We’re on a mission to change health care — an experience made whole by our unique backgrounds and perspectives.

We aim to make health care affordable and accessible for all, and apply this same vision to our perks and benefits, including: medical benefits, unlimited paid-time off, paid parental leave, retirement plans, company social events, stocked kitchens, wellness programs, and volunteer opportunities.

Reasonable Accommodation:

Oscar applicants are considered solely based on their qualifications, without regard to applicants disability or need for accommodation. Any Oscar applicant who requires reasonable accommodations during the application process should contact the Oscar Benefits Team (accommodationshioscar.com) to make the need for an accommodation known.

Pay Transparency Policy:

Oscar ensures that you won’t be discharged or discriminated against based on whether you’ve inquired about, discussed, or disclosed your pay. Read the full policy here.

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