Our finance professionals at UnitedHealth Group are engaged in the important work of making health care more affordable, simpler and easier for people to access. Now, more than ever we need finance and accounting professionals like you with the financial skills and discipline to help us achieve this goal. As a Senior Financial Analyst you'll impact millions of lives. You will collaborate with an elite team of accounting and finance professionals who are writing the history of our organization and guiding our success as a global industry leader. Your performance and innovation will find a reception here like nowhere else. You'll find that this is place where you can do your life's best work.(SM)This position is within Optum Health and supports the Population Health business. Optum's approach to population health helps manage the medical expenses for distinct populations by providing support services and tools that enable consumers to make informed decisions, manage their health conditions and optimize their health. Primary Responsibilities:-Develop, perform, and manage the analyses of business and financial metrics as well as performance measures-Develop and maintain financial reports to clearly communicate actual results, forecasted performance, and variances to plan, forecast and budget-Develop, perform and manage all aspects of financial planning, budgeting and forecasting including revenue, membership, SG&A and FTEs-Work closely with the business to communicate financial results including variance analyses and establish a positive working relationship and partnership-Coordinate and understand the financial impact of intersegment agreements between Optum and UHC entities
Requirements:-Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance or equivalent field-2+ years of finance and/or accounting experience-Intermediate MS Excel - Ability to work with and interpret large amounts of data using pivots and other Excel functions-Financial analysis experience Preferred:-Hyperion Essbase / Smartview-PeopleSoft Financials-Financial modeling experience-Experience in financial planning and analysis including forecasting, month-end and forward looking income statementsUnitedHealth Group is working to create the health care system of tomorrow. Already Fortune 6, we are totally focused on innovation and change. We work a little harder. We aim a little higher. We expect more from ourselves and each other. And at the end of the day, we're doing a lot of good.Through our family of businesses and a lot of inspired individuals, we're building a high-performance health care system that works better for more people in more ways than ever. Now we're looking to reinforce our team with people who are decisive, brilliant - and built for speed.Come to UnitedHealth Group, and share your ideas and your passion for doing more. We have roles that will fit your skills and knowledge. We have diverse opportunities that will fit your dreams.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.
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need... at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.