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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

Sr. Financial Data Analyst - Eden Prairie, MN

UHG - Eden Prairie, Minnesota

Posted: 10/20/2018

We don’t just aspire to help people live healthier lives, we have the know-how to help make it a reality for millions. As a Financial Consultant, you’ll work with an elite team of finance professionals who are writing the history of our organization and guiding our success as a global industry leader. That’s a lot of responsibility, but you will have the support and resources of a Fortune 6 industry leader behind you every step of the way.   Primary Responsibilities:

  • Utilize analytical tools such as SAS, SQL, and MicroStrategy to access and analyze claims data
  • Design and deliver pharmacy claim analysis to assess performance and identify potential trend management opportunities  
  • Work with business partners to analyze benchmarking data or processes to identify program implementation issues and drive enhancements
  • Provide insights and recommendations by presenting findings, analysis and reports to the leadership team
  • Act as SME for Pharmacy data and provide feedback, coaching and guidance to others
You’ll have access to the most comprehensive data in the world. You’ll need every bit of your knowledge and skill to sift through it and find the trends that tell the story.



 


Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Economics, Finance, Accounting or equivalent field
  • 3+ years of business experience with strong financial data analysis background
  • Prior work experience anticipating data and operational issues, assessing their implications and developing and implementing an appropriate action plan
  • Advanced proficiency in MS Office tools especially in MS Excel
Preferred Qualifications:
  • SAS and SQL experience preferred
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and drive results while managing multiple tasks and shifting priorities quickly
  • Strong communication skills, written and verbal
  • Ability to interact and work collaboratively across a matrix environment to drive revenue enhancement and trend management initiatives  
As a global organization that's making a difference in the lives of millions of people, UnitedHealth Group is used to challenge on a scale like no place else. Go on, reach deep into your skillset and join us to do your life's best work.SM

Careers with UnitedHealthcare. Let's talk about opportunity. Start with a Fortune 6 organization that's serving more than 85 million people already and building the industry's singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable execution. Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your near-obsession with driving change for the better. Get the picture? UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities, military families and veterans where ever they're found across the globe. We bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve their lives that's second to none. This is no small opportunity. It's where you can 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: data, analyst, finance, reporting, analysis, financial, metrics, Excel, trends, variances, audit, Eden Prairie, MN, Minnesota

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