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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

Senior Accountant - Minnetonka, MN

UHG - Minnetonka, Minnesota

Posted: 12/12/2018

If you want to achieve more in your mission of health care, you have to be really smart about the business of health care. Financial discipline and accountability count more today than ever. Which is why your performance and innovation will find a reception here like nowhere else as you help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm)

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Prepare journal entries in accordance with GAAP
  • Actively manage & improve account reconciliations in accordance with GAAP
  • Create and record shared service allocations
  • Analyze financial results, trends, performance metrics and provide variance or root cause analysis to support financial decisions
  • Demonstrate best practice financial planning & analysis and independently prepare forecasts
  • Manage the finance relationship for a portion of the UHG Real Estate portfolios
  • Establish and/or revise cost accounting metrics for business customers by analyzing location-specific P&Ls for accuracy and integrity
  • Subject matter expert for finance projects focused on improving internal processes and/or the allocation / reporting / analysis provided to customers


Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 1+ years of professional accounting experience
  • Experience in Public Accounting 
  • Financial planning / forecasting & analysis and month-end accounting processes
  • Experience managing complex account reconciliations
  • Intermediate level of proficiency in Microsoft Office products

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Peoplesoft & Hyperion Essbase / SmartView experience
  • Shared Service Finance
  • Real Estate finance & accounting support
 

Careers at UnitedHealth Group. 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 select few, 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 we offer a world of rewards and benefits for performance. We believe the most important is the 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.   

    
  

Job Keywords:  Senior Accountant, Minnetonka, MN, Minnesota

 

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