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)OptumRx helps consumers obtain the medications and products they need to live healthier lives. OptumRx is a leading pharmacy benefit management (PBM) company managing the prescription drug benefit of commercial, Medicare and governmental health plans, as well as those of employers and unions. The continuous growth and success of our organization has led to this search for a Senior Financial Analyst to join our Eden Prairie, Minnesota team. This role will provide you with the opportunity to develop valuable skills and knowledge of the immensely complex and rewarding pharma industry. You will grow and leverage your analytical, critical, and strategic thinking skills combined with your mastery of excel, access and overall financial modeling. You will work in a collaborative fast paced environment with team members from across the company to drive better business results. This will be a gratifying role that will give the opportunity to make an impact on guiding important business decisions each and every day The successful candidate will participate 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 15 company, so take the next step and apply today. Primary Responsibilities:Support overall effort to win new business and retain current clientsLeverage business knowledge to propose solutions to business challenges regularly in a dynamic work environmentBuild and maintain financial models to assist in the economic analysis of market alternativesEvaluate and recommend alternative pricing options and plan design changes based on economic analyses and trendsCollaborate with the Sales and Proposals teams to project pricing and profit for a range of services and products the company offersGather, summarize and analyze detailed data
Required Qualifications:Bachelor's degree in Business, Math or Accounting or equivalent experience2 or more years of financial analysis and financial modeling skillsStrong MS Excel and database querying skillsPreferred Qualifications:Healthcare or pharmaceutical backgroundFinancial consulting experienceCareers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care 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. Job Keywords: Senior Financial Analyst, Schaumberg, IL, Illinois
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.