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(OptumRx) Senior Director of Healthcare Value Analytics - Chicago or Minneapolis

Chicago, IL 60602
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OptumRx, a UnitedHealth Group company, with over 28,000 employees globally, specializes in the delivery, clinical management and affordability of prescription medications and consumer health products. Our goal is to deliver high-quality, integrated services to promote optimal outcomes, superior savings and outstanding client and consumer experiences.  We make healthier happen by creating smarter health care connections to help more than 65 million consumers nationwide realize improved care, lower costs and a better overall experience.  Leveraging expertise, flexible technology and a network of over 67,000 community pharmacies, and the use of our own state-of-the-art specialty and home delivery pharmacies and fulfillment centers, we are driving value to those we serve through our transforming capabilities.  This is a place like no other and where you'll do your life's best work.(sm)


As the Senior Director of Healthcare Value Analytics, you will play a key role in leading a wide array of strategic data analytics projects, including healthcare outcomes, development of analytics that enable innovative healthcare products, and deploy analytic insights that improve business understanding of complex healthcare challenges.  You will be leading a dynamic team of Data Scientists, Business Analysts, Public Health experts, and Research Consultants in executing strategic data analytics projects that look to solve some of the challenges facing healthcare today, through the unique lens of pharmacy care services.  The ideal candidate will be well-versed in a variety of analytic methodologies, someone who is intellectually curious (knows the importance of questions and is able to drive to practical solutions), someone who is client-centric; we're looking for someone who understands the challenges of healthcare, the total cost of care, and who can help us improve health outcomes for our clients.  In this very visible role, you will be interacting with product development teams, clinical executives, and a variety of internal business partners and external clients.  The ideal candidate would be based in either Chicago or Minneapolis, but we will consider a work-from-home (telecommuting) role for a stellar candidate. 


You will have the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Provides strategic oversight and vision related to analytic approaches for product outcomes and modeling to demonstrate clinical and financial value in a transparent manner and uses data insights to enable rapid launch of new products
  • Accountable for the development of strategic clinical and financial value statements and data driven proof points through an analytic insight lens.  Studies data to identify signals to improve member and client affordability and build health equity for both pharmacy and total cost of care
  • Leads the organization's subject matter expertise related to analytics methodologies and best practices, including measurement, design, interpretation and communication of analytic results
  • Communicates strategic and operational analytic concepts and findings to all levels of the organization. This includes developing communication products that summarize conclusions and recommendations from projects, presenting actionable opportunities, and proposing strategic and operational options for debate and consideration by the organization based on key findings
  • Consults with internal and external clients to present finding, ideas, and provide thought leadership around analytic insights and opportunities
  • Engages with technical leadership to develop scalable and repeatable solutions for product maturation. Leads and interfaces with relevant parties to resolve issues and maintains and/or accelerates progress to meet project outcome goals

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.

Posted: 2020-10-09 Expires: 2020-11-08

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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