It's a big step forward when you realize that you've earned the trust to lead a team. Now, let's determine just how big that step can be. Take on this managerial role with UnitedHealth Group and you'll be part of a team that's out to strike the balance between health care costs and resources. Managing a team responsible for performing unit cost and contract valuation analysis, you'll ensure that health care contracts are priced accurately and fairly for all involved. As you do, you'll discover the impact you want and the resources, backing and opportunities that you'd expect from a Fortune 6 leader. Primary Responsibilities:Set team direction, resolve problems and provide guidance to members of own teamAdapt departmental plans and priorities to address business and operational challengesInfluence or provide input to forecasting and planning activities., and / or approachesDirect cross - functional and/or cross-segment teamsConduct financial and network pricing modeling, analysis and reporting Review work performed by others and recommend improvementsThis role has wide ranging impact and challenge. You'll need to accurately determine pricing rules and properly load fee schedules into claims platforms in order to eliminate the risk of penalties and potential loss of business, decreased provider satisfaction and inaccurate claims payments.
Required Qualifications:5+ years of analytical experience in financial analysis, health care pricing, network management, healthcare economics, or related discipline3+ years of experience with provider payment methodologies and health care productsProficiency in performing financial impact analysis, risk management, and data manipulation2+ years of experience in creating and using financial modeling tools, spreadsheets, and information acquisition toolsExperience in interpreting and reviewing financial modeling results to evaluate the financial impact of contract changes and develop forecasts2+ years of formal or informal supervisory experiencePreferred Qualifications:Undergraduate degreeAs we make our networks more efficient and effective, we make life better for millions. That's the opportunity with UnitedHealth Group. Join us. Learn more about how you can start doing your life's best work.SM Careers at UnitedHealthcare Employer & Individual. We all want to make a difference with the work we do. Sometimes we're presented with an opportunity to make a difference on a scale we couldn't imagine. Here, you get that opportunity every day. As a member of one of our elite teams, you'll provide the ideas and solutions that help nearly 25 million customers live healthier lives. You'll help write the next chapter in the history of health care. And you'll find a wealth of open doors and career paths that will take you as far as you want to go. Go further. This is 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 Key words: Healthcare Economics, Network Pricing, Medical Economics, Healthcare Analyst, Financial Analyst, Sales Contracts Analyst, Pricing Consultant, Manager, health care, Cypress, CA, California
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