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Associate Director Network Pricing - Telecommute - 912485

Eden Prairie, MN 55344 Work Remotely
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    912485

Expanding access to affordable, high quality health care starts here. This is where some of the most innovative ideas in health care are created every day. This is where bold people with big ideas are writing the next chapter in health care. This is the place to doyour life's best work.(sm)

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The Associate Director, Network Pricing within OptumRx is responsible for the oversight of client contract management through financial and network price modeling, forecasting and reporting. Youll leverage your existing expertise and knowledge in new ways as you strike the balance between health care costs and resources. This is a mid-level management role where you will learn the business fundamentals of drug pricing and client performance management, the underlying data flows, and the tools and systems used to ensure that health care contracts are priced accurately and fairly for all involved. As you do, youll discover the resources, backing and opportunities that youd expect from a Fortune 6 leader.

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Youll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.

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Primary Responsibilities:

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  • Lead and perform financial analysis and modeling as it relates to setting prescription drug prices
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  • Concisely summarize and communicate the results of complex analytics
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  • Translate highly complex concepts in ways that can be understood by a variety of audiences
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  • Predict emerging customer needs and develop innovative solutions to meet them
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  • Influence senior leadership to adopt new ideas, products, and/or approaches
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  • Support the development of strategic initiatives aimed at reducing the total cost of care
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  • Provide consultative advice on use of data as subject matter expert and interpret/summarize analytical findings
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  • Lead projects to completion by contributing to database creation, statistical modeling and financial reports
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  • Partner with other departments including Underwriting, Legal, Operations, Clinical, and Account Management to effectively oversee client performance management
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  • Communicating and consulting with clients directly
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  • Set team direction, resolve issues and provides guidance to members of own team
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Youll 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.

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Required Qualifications:

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  • 7+ years of analytical experience in financial analysis, healthcare pricing, network management, healthcare economics, or related discipline
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  • 7+ years of experience in creating and using financial modeling tools, spreadsheets, and information acquisition tools including experience in interpreting and/or displaying financial modeling results to inform actionable decisions
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  • Prior management experience
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  • Expert proficiency in performing financial impact analysis, risk management, and data manipulation
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  • Experience interacting with clients and internal leaders
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  • If you need to enter a work site for any reason, you will berequiredto screen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app, Interactive Voice Response (i.e., entering your symptoms via phone system) or a similar UnitedHealth Group-approved symptom screener. Employees must comply with any state and local masking orders. In addition, when in a UnitedHealth Group building, employees are expected to wear a mask in areas where physical distancing cannot be attained
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Preferred Qualifications:

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  • Previous Healthcare or PBM experience
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  • Experience with Big data
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  • Proficiency in Alteryx, SQL and/or Tableau
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  • Efficient written and verbal communication skills
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Careers with OptumRx. Were one of the largest and most innovative pharmacy benefits managers in the US, serving more than 12 million people nationwide. Here youll fill far more than prescriptions. As a member of one of our pharmacy teams, youre empowered to be your best and do whatever it takes to help each customer. Youll find unrivaled support and training as well as a wealth of growth and development opportunities driven by your performance and limited only by your imagination. Join us. Theres no better place to help people live healthier lives while doing your lifes best work.(sm)

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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. As of the date of this posting, In addition to your salary, UHG offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements: Health, dental, and vision plans; wellness program; flexible spending accounts; paid parking or public transportation costs; 401(k) retirement plan; employee stock purchase plan; life insurance, short-term disability insurance, and long-term disability insurance; business travel accident insurance; Employee Assistance Program; PTO; and employee-paid critical illness and accident insurance.

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*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Groups Telecommuter Policy.

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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.

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UnitedHealth Group is a drug - free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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Job Keywords:Financial Analysis, Health Care Pricing, Network Management, Healthcare Economics, Eden Prairie, Minnesota, MN, Telecommute, work from hom

Posted: 2021-03-16 Expires: 2021-05-16

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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