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Financial Consultant (Healthcare / Pharmaceutical) – Irvine, CA

UHG - Irvine, California

Posted: 08/5/2018

The continuous growth and success of our organization has led to this search for a Financial Consultant to join our Irvine, California team. The successful candidate will be involved in the pricing activities of RFPs (Requests for Proposals) and will acquire a breadth of knowledge in all financial/operational aspects of our business.  This is an opportunity to have an impact on further business growth while enjoying the benefits of working for a Fortune 500 company, so take the next step and apply today.
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Determine pricing for the various products and services we offer, customized for each individual case using a variety of forecast models
  • Leverage business knowledge to propose solutions to business problems regularly in a dynamic work environment
  • Build and maintain financial models to assist in the economic analysis of market alternatives
  • Evaluate and recommend alternative pricing options and plan design changes based on economic analyses and trends
  • Assess the risk of pricing guarantees offered
  • Collaborate with the Sales, Proposals and Legal teams to project pricing and profit for a range of services and products the company offers
  • Gather, summarize and analyze detailed data.  Strong aptitude for technical skills is required
  • Ongoing reviews that directly aligns with client strategies
  • Validate renewals and request for proposals for accuracy

Required Qualifications:
  • A Bachelor's degree in Business, Math or equivalent
  • At least 3 years of Financial Analysis and Financial Modeling skills
  • Intermediate proficiency in MS Excel and database querying skills
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Healthcare or pharmaceutical background
  • Financial consulting experience
  • Financial auditing experience a plus
  • Experience with SQL programming
  • Pricing activities of RFPs (Requests For Proposals) experience
  • Healthcare Experience
  • Excellent communication skills, both orally and in writing
  • Excellent organizational skills as deadlines are critical
  • MBA, equivalent graduate degree, CPA or CFA a plus
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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.   
Job Keywords: financial analyst, audit, healthcare, Excel, SQL, RFP, Request for Proposal

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