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We have modest goals: Improve the lives of others. Change the landscape of health care forever. Leave the world a better place than we found it. Such aspirations tend to attract a certain type of person. Crazy talented. Compassionate. Driven. To these individuals, we offer the global reach, resources and can-do culture of a Fortune 5 company. We provide an environment where you’re empowered to be your best. We encourage you to take risks and in return, offer a world of rewards and benefits for performance. Exceeding your limits is an exceptional start to your life's best work.SM

 

Just like you, we are driven by a set of fundamental principles that are guiding our way forward. Our values of integrity, compassion, relationships, innovation, and performance serve as a foundation to transform health care. Are you in? Learn more about your future at UnitedHealth Group at careers.unitedhealthgroup.com

 

Job Category:

Accounting/Finance

Country:

US

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Business to Business Billing Manager - Eden Prairie, MN

UHG - Eden Prairie, Minnesota

Posted: 12/10/2018

Energize your career with one of Healthcare’s fastest growing companies.  

 

You dream of a great career with a great company – where you can make an impact and help people.  We dream of giving you the opportunity to do just this.  And with the incredible growth of our business, it’s a dream that definitely can come true. Already one of the world’s leading Healthcare companies, UnitedHealth Group is restlessly pursuing new ways to operate our service centers, improve our service levels and help people lead healthier lives.  We live for the opportunity to make a difference and right now, we are living it up.

 

This opportunity is with one of our most exciting business areas: Optum – a growing part of our family of companies that make UnitedHealth Group a Fortune 6 leader.

 

Optum helps nearly 60 million Americans live their lives to the fullest by educating them about their symptoms, conditions and treatments; helping them to navigate the system, finance their healthcare needs and stay on track with their health goals. No other business touches so many lives in such a positive way. And we do it all with every action focused on our shared values of Integrity, Compassion, Relationships, Innovation & Performance.


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 workSM. 
 
The Business to Business Billing Manager is within the Financial Operations Team, specifically the Optum Centralized Billing Department.  Position will manage a billing team that works on many types of billing and billing systems with the end goal of moving to one common tool.  They will interact with customers, operation teams and accounting to gather supporting data to ensure invoice accuracy and also work through specific billing discrepancies. Provide input to policies, systems, methods, and procedures for the effective management and control of the premium billing function.  

Primary Responsibilities: 
  • Manage daily workflow and supervise all billing activities for team / s of billers. This includes contract billing and project costing billing. 
  • Maintain processing standards and ensure department SLAs are met 
  • Review and approve invoices
  • Run system processes to generate invoices
  • Interpret contracts to create and maintain billing and revenue rules in the ERP tool
  • Develop, implement and maintain processes and procedures for accurate and timely billing, ensuring best practices.  Keep all department procedures up - to - date. 
  • Create training materials and ensure employees are adequately trained to perform their jobs. 
  • Handle staff performance management. 
  • Monitor and report productivity and quality measures of the team.
  • Maintain adequate internal accounting process documentation and controls. 
  • Manage the audit process and work with internal and external auditors 
  • Provide operational and technical accounting expertise to ensure compliance with GAAP, Company policies, rules, regulation and laws.
  • Develop and maintain internal control structure and procedures for GAAP and SOX compliance
  • Resolve and follow up on high level customer service issues.
  • Maintains high performance standards for the team and does not tolerate complacency or mediocrity.
  • Identity errors / adjustments / exceptions and communicate those adjustments effectively to customer and internal stakeholders
  • Provide input to department projects and tool enhancements when needed. 
***This is not a telecommuter position***

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree (or higher) in Business, Accounting, or Finance
  • 3+ years of demonstrated progression in a business to business billing area
  • 3+ years of supervisory experience with direct reports
  • 1+ years of contract and project costing billing experience (time and material)
  • 1+ years of experience resolving customer related issues
  • 1+ years of experience with pricing and revenue structures
  • Work experience using Microsoft Excel (creating pivot tables and using filters)
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience in a large scale ERP environment
Soft Skills:
  • Excellent process management and improvement skills. 
  • Excellent communication and organization skills
  • High energy, high initiative, detail oriented and innovative individual
  • Strong analytical skills and process improvement / automation focus
  • People and organizational savvy

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system 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, color, 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.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug - free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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