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 analysis expertise to help change the future of health care. Does the challenge intrigue you? As a key member of the Payment Integrity COB team, you will be part of UnitedHealth Group's mission of helping people live healthier lives. As a Business Analyst Consultant, you will grow and develop as you conduct and manage outcomes and support short and long term strategic business activities and provide solutions, conduct research, and analysis of data and business processes. You will be challenged to analyze, review, trend and forecast data for operational and business planning. As part of this 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) Primary Responsibilities:Develop and implement strategic business solutions through research, innovation and analysis to drive financial savings and operational efficiencies Collaborate with business matrix partners to deliver value to our clients by ensuring key operational, financial and growth targets are achievedPresent analysis and interpretation for operational and business review and planningSupport short and long term operational/strategic business activities through analysis and leadershipDevelop recommended business solutions through research and analysis of data and business process and implement when appropriate Analyze and translate data to determine financial impact and develop recommendations for action plansProvide support around ad hoc operations analysis requests
Required Qualifications:Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Health Administration, related field or equivalent work experience Experience of managing business partners in a matrix organization Strong experience in business / finance analysis Experience gathering requirements from the business and documenting Experience with process improvement, benchmarking and / or evaluation of business processes required Proficiency with PC based software programs and automated database management systems required (Excel, Access, PowerPoint, SQL) Ability to communicate analysis including trends and opportunities to clients, executive leadership and the business in writing and verbally Ability to problem solve including multiple priorities and research conflicting and/or inaccurate data Experience with strategic planning through data Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system 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. Job keywords: business analyst, consultant, consulting, Dublin, Ireland
Internal Number: 743566
About UnitedHealth Group
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.