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Financial Consultant - OptumRx - Eden Prairie, MN (Hybrid) or Remote

Company: UnitedHealth Group
Location: Austin
Posted on: November 24, 2022

Job Description:

Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that is improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation is not about another gadget; it is about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There is no room for error. If you are looking for a better place to use your passion and your desire to drive change, this is the place to be. It's an opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm) This role provides critical financial systems support for the month-end close, forecasting and management reporting processes at Optum Rx, an industry leader in the pharmacy services sector. This role will be responsible for the maintenance of our reporting systems, test planning and acceptance, solution review, and collaboration with key business stakeholders in providing accurate and timely reporting to meet business needs. You'll enjoy the flexibility to work remotely from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges. Primary Responsibilities:

  • Maintain financial databases from a variety of sources to efficiently meet the reporting needs of management and other stakeholders
  • Collaborate with accounting and finance teams in providing various financial reporting that is clear and easily understood
  • Develop, perform, and manage financial metrics from our reporting systems to aid management in performance review
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams in conjunction with budgeting and forecasting process
  • Leverage technology and carry out process improvement activities You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in. Required Qualifications:
    • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Business or related field or related work experience
    • 2+ years of progressive financial and/or accounting experience
    • 1+ years of experience with experience with SQL and/or database management
    • Experience with financial modeling and process improvements
    • Intermediate skills in MS Excel Preferred Qualifcations:
      • Experience with SQL and/or database management
      • Experience anticipating issues, assessing their implications, developing a plan, and executing on that plan
      • Working experience with MS Access and other technology tools Healthcare or PBM experience
      • Knowledge of data analytic tools (Power BI and Tableau)
      • Proficient with Oracle SmartView/Hyperion Essbase or similar enterprise database experience
      • Flexible and able to work in a rapidly changing, matrix environment
      • Self-starter with the ability to think critically, problem solve and work independently
      • Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential job function of this role. Candidates located in states that mandate COVID-19 booster doses must also comply with those state requirements. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and local regulations as well as all client requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination, and boosters when applicable, prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles and locations require full COVID-19 vaccination, including boosters, as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment Careers 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) Colorado, Connecticut or Nevada Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $66,100 to $118,300. The salary range for Connecticut / Nevada residents is $72,800 to $129,900. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. In addition to your salary, UnitedHealth Group offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). No matter where or when you begin a career with UnitedHealth Group, you'll find a far-reaching choice of benefits and incentives. All employees working remotely will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy 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: UnitedHealth Group, Austin , Financial Consultant - OptumRx - Eden Prairie, MN (Hybrid) or Remote, Accounting, Auditing , Austin, Texas

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