Senior Financial Consultant - Eden Prairie, MN

Unitedhealth Group Inc. Eden Prairie , MN 55344

Posted 2 months ago

If you want to achieve more in your mission of health care, you have to be really smart about the business of health care. Financial discipline and accountability count more today than ever. Which is why your performance and innovation will find a reception here like nowhere else as you help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm)

This role will provide financial support to win deals for Optum Insight. Success in this role will be dependent on an ability to successfully navigate and influence change across a matrix organization, 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 long-term commitment to making health care better for everyone.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Analyze deals, develop recommendations, and drive critical approval process with finance executives to meet tight deadlines

  • Understand business goals and objectives to help advise executives on appropriate solution

  • Maintain knowledge of market trends, competitors, and industry changes to help drive solution strategy

  • Understand cost structure across multiple products

  • Utilize cost structure knowledge to create and maintain complex models and communicate results of models to executives

  • Work with matrix partners to determine correct solution, resources, and contractual terms for deals

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 or higher degree in Finance or Accounting

  • 5 years of progressive professional experience in finance and/or accounting

  • Financial modeling and financial analysis experience

  • Intermediate Excel

  • Ability to communicate with all levels and cross functionally within an organization

  • If you need to enter a work site for any reason, you will be required to screen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app, Interactive Voice Response (i.e., entering your symptoms via phone system) or similar UnitedHealth Group-approved symptom screener. When in a UnitedHealth Group building, employees are required to wear a mask in common areas. In addition, employees must comply with any state and local masking orders

Preferred Experience:

  • Healthcare experience

  • Pricing experience

Already Fortune 7, we are totally focused on innovation and change. We work a little harder. We aim a little higher. We expect more from ourselves and each other. And at the end of the day, we're doing a lot of good.

Through our family of businesses and a lot of inspired individuals, we're building a high-performance health care system that works better for more people in more ways than ever. Now we're looking to reinforce our team with people who are decisive, brilliant - and built for speed.

Come to UnitedHealth Group, and share your ideas and your passion for doing more. We have roles that will fit your skills and knowledge. We have diverse opportunities that will fit your dreams.

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: Senior Financial Consultant, Eden Prairie, MN, Minnesota

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