You believe data can help reshape the future, and you find yourself loving the thrill of diving into challenging analysis. At UnitedHealth Group, you'll find an organization that will recognize those talents and have lots of growth potential. Here, you will be empowered, supported and encouraged to use your research and analysis expertise to help change the future of health care. Does the challenge intrigue you?As a key member of the UnitedHealth Group Ventures team, you will be part of UnitedHealth Group's mission of helping people live healthier lives. As a Senior Business Analyst, you will grow and develop as you conduct and manage outcomes of various studies. You will be challenged to analyze, review, and forecast data and trends across markets and for new business concepts. As part of this elite team, you will be empowered to impact the health care system through the analysis and interpretation of data, and presenting recommendations for business solutions. Join us! There's never been a better time to do your life's best work.(sm)UHG Ventures is pioneering a new category of venture capital by starting up and funding scale businesses committed to driving disruptive, systemic change in the health care system. The UHG Ventures team operates as an independent fund of UnitedHealth Group while leveraging strategic dynamics to accelerate and advance investments. Our investments catalyze health care system changes that improve health outcomes, reduce medical costs, and create operating efficiencies for the health care system. The Business Analyst is responsible for supporting new business builds as they move through the UHG investment process as well as helping to drive strategic growth strategies for portfolio companies. The Business Analyst role is a launching point to opportunities in the investment team as well as roles in portfolio companies. Primary Responsibilities:Conduct primary and secondary market research and analysis in conjunction with the investment process and portfolio company initiatives, and effectively communicate key insightsExecute quantitative clinical, financial, and market analyticsPartner with portfolio management on projects supporting growth and operational improvementsAssist with the development of strategic points of view on healthcare sectors for new investmentMaintain and develop internal and external business partner relationships, including those with business advisors, research service companies, corporate development, accountants, lawyers and consultants
Required Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Health Administration, other quantitative majors, or related field or equivalent work experience2 or more years of experience in business / financial analysisExperience gathering requirements from the client / business and documentingExperience with process improvement, workflow, benchmarking and/or evaluation of business processes Intermediate level of proficiency with PC based software programs and automated database management systems (Excel, Access, PowerPoint)Preferred Qualifications:Consulting or market research experience 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)For more information on our Internal Job Posting Policy, click here. 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: UHG Ventures, Business Analyst, Minnetonka, MN, Minnesota
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.