Associate Director of Finance - Data Analytics - Telecommute

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Posted 9 days ago United States $94k - 171k (US Dollars)
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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's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm) This role will measure financial performance metrics for client partnerships, provide validation and guidance for improvement initiatives, and create internal forecasts for bonuses / incentives earned from clients. Success in this role will be dependent on an ability to successfully navigate and influence change across a matrix environment with limited guidance, quickly adapt to changing priorities, and the ability to clearly articulate business issues with recommended solutions - in the context of a fast paced and high-growth environment that has a commitment to making health care better for everyone. You'll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within United States as you take on some tough challenges. Primary Responsibilities: Primary ownership of detailed models to forecast, measure, and validate performance improvements for client partnerships Support operations teams in understanding how their actions will impact the measured results and financial outcomes Build sound partnerships with Optum project and operations teams and client's relationship management team Implement process and procedures for the measurement and validation of financial performance metrics Contribute to project charters by assessing financial performance metrics within the ROI for new projects Establish and implement financial performance metric audits and testing to ensure results match projections Providing broader support for other operational and strategic initiatives 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 7+ years of financial modeling (Excel) or analytics experience Proven experience driving business performance in a high growth environment Ability to travel (up to 10 - 25%) Preferred Qualifications: MBA or CPA Healthcare industry knowledge and/or experience Experience with SQL and/or database management Experience in revenue cycle operations or directly supporting operations Proven executive presence, communication and influencing skills with internal and external stakeholders Proven ability to work collaboratively and influence across a matrix environment to drive bonus / incentive opportunities Ability to thrive in a fast paced and dynamic working environment with many near term and long term deliverables (aka sound organizational and time management skills) 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 Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $94,500 to $171,700. 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 Telecommuters 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. Job keywords: Associate Director of Finance, Data Analytics, Analytics, Telecommute, Telecommuting, Telecommuter, Work From Home, Work At Home, Remote, WAH, Eden Prairie, MN, Minnesota