If you want to achieve more in your mission of health care, you have to be really smart about the business of health care. 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. And you can join us in achieving these goals as a Financial Consultant. 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. Financial discipline and accountability count more today than ever. Which is why your performance and innovation will find a reception here like nowhere else while you do your life's best work.(sm) The Financial Consultant reviews and may assign the work of others and provides recommendations for improvements as well as supervises orients, trains, mentors and coaches staff for all ASO products. Acts as a key liaison and collaborator to business segments and departments, including legal counsel, compile and report financial results, negotiate financial obligations, ensure financial controls, perform additional oversight on behalf of the business, surface issues and lead defect resolution.Primary Responsibilities:
Anticipate customer needs and proactively develop solutions to meet them
Lead the non-ACIS Banking unit in the resolution of complex functional and technical challenges in support of the overall requirements and objectives of ASO Banking
Maintain g/l reconciliations and prepare journal entries
Serve as first point of escalation for procedural and technical issues, and coach staff to effectively resolve the issue
Maintain a positive work environment that supports a quality driven team and identify issues that may inhibit an individual's or the team's performance
Provide support in the completion of system enhancements or other improvement projects
Partner with internal leaders, customers or vendors to improve on financial outcomes across the enterprise
Evaluate, improve and/or maintain existing processes, procedures and reporting practices, understanding the reporting needs of the end user
Independently represent the business internally and externally with legal counsel, consultants, brokers and senior management
Support annual and financial audits
BA/BS degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or related field and/or equivalent education and experience.
3 plus years of experience
Excellent time management, organizational and prioritization skills, and ability to balance multiple priorities.
Ability to communicate with all levels of internal/external clients including senior management.
In depth understanding of business specific data and processes.
Intermediate level of proficiency with MS Office suite.
Works with less structured, more complex issues.
Ability to solve complex problems and/or conduct moderately complex analyses. 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. Keywords: journal entries, customer, vendors, banking, financial audits, brokers,ASO Banking, accounting, internal controls
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.