Senior Financial Analyst - Wausau, WI, Cypress or Irvine, CA
December 31, 2017
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)Primary Responsibilities:Determine pricing for the various products and services we offer, customized for each individual case using a variety of forecast models Leverage business knowledge to propose solutions to business problems regularly in a dynamic work environment Evaluate and recommend alternative pricing options and plan design changes based on economic analyses and trends Assess the risk of pricing guarantees offered Collaborate with the Sales, Proposals and Legal teams to project pricing and profit for a range of services and products the company offers Gather, summarize and analyze detailed data Validate renewals and request for proposals for accuracy Produce clear, well-formatted reports that communicate a clear, compelling message for their stakeholders
Required Qualifications:Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance or related field or equivalent work experience 1.5 or more years of Financial or Analytical experience (academic or professional) Financial acumen and P&L management skills Intermediate skills in MS Excel, MS Office product suitePreferred Qualifications:Pricing experienceHealthcare or Pharmacy experienceConsulting firm experience Soft Skills:Excellent written and oral communication skillsCareers 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: Pricing, underwriting, finance, Wausau, WI, Wisconsin, Cypress, Irvine, CA, California
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.