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Job Category:

Business Operations


United Kingdom

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

BI Lead Analyst - Kent, UK

UHG - Kent, England, United Kingdom

Posted: 12/13/2018

If you want to achieve more in your mission of health care, you have to be really smart about the business of health care. Challenge yourself, your peers and our industry by shaping what health care looks like and doing your life's best work.(sm)


The analytics manager role leads a team that conducts and manages outcomes of various analyses by reviewing, forecasting, trending, and presenting information for programme operations and planning. The role supports short and long term operational/strategic business activities by developing, enhancing and maintaining operational information and models. Also develops and implements effective/strategic business solutions through research and analysis of data.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Work with BI Leads to ensure that the BI workstreams are planned and managed effectively and take the lead in their successful delivery
  • Participate in relevant internal and external working groups/projects, services and initiatives to provide, information and analytical advice and expertise
  • Maintain a range of internal and external stakeholders including Commissioning senior management, Programme Boards, Finance, and Shared Services Team, Community service providers, independent sector contracts, Acute Trusts and Mental Health Services
  • Develop and implement data collection systems that will provide accurate and timely data
  • Present information and issues, explaining highly complex issues, to a wide range of internal and external stakeholders
  • To liaise with other analysts and programme members to share best practice
  • Work with Optum Solutions in an advisory capacity
  • Management of a small team

Required Qualifications:

  • Educated to degree level in relevant subject or equivalent level qualification or significant experience of working at a similar level in specialist area
  • Significant experience of successfully operating in a politically sensitive environment
  • Experience of analysis of complex data sets and presentation of outputs to varied audiences
  • Evidence of continued professional development
  • Demonstrated experience of co-ordinating projects in complex and challenging environments
  • Experience of managing risks and reporting
  • Experience of drafting briefing papers and correspondence at SMT level
  • Understanding of the public sector
  • Comprehensive knowledge  of project principles, techniques and tools, such as Prince 2 Foundation and  Microsoft Project
  • Experience of creating and giving presentations to a varied group of internal and external stakeholders
  • Experience of setting up and implementing internal processes and procedures
  • Knowledge of BI Systems
  • Experience of managing a team

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Post-graduate degree in IM&T / Informatics / statistical discipline or equivalent experience
  • Experience of monitoring budgets and business planning processes
  • Demonstrate experience in a Healthcare environment

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)



Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.



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