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Senior Accountant - 896475

Minnetonka, MN 55345
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  • Job Code
    896475
  • Jobs Rated
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UnitedHealthcare is a company that's on the rise. We're expanding in multiple directions, across borders and, most of all, in the way we think. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about transforming the health care industry. Ready to make a difference? Make yourself at home with us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Maintain general ledger accounts and related activities for the production of financial statements and reports
  • Reconcile, analyze and review general ledger accounts in preparation for month end close
  • Prepare journal entries and reviews accounting classifications, in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles
  • Prepare documentation in support of external and internal audits
  • Perform ad hoc reporting and analysis and investigate issues providing explanations and interpretation
  • Analyze and prepare financial statements, including balance sheets and statements of financial position
  • Assist with or lead the month end quarterly end close process for assigned businesses or groups
  • Provides explanations and interpretations within area of expertise
  • Support the financial close process
  • Maintain internal controls


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 Accounting, Finance or equivalent
  • 2+ years of professional accounting experience
  • Core understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Intermediate to Advanced computer skills including MS Excel
  • 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 Qualifications:

  • Prior work history within the healthcare industry
  • Prior experience with audit coordination and project management
  • Experience with Hyperion Smart View and PeopleSoft Financials
  • Experience with SAS Enterprise Guide 9.1 or higher. Functional knowledge of SQL/SAS
  • Organized and nimble enough to work multiple priorities in a dynamic environment
  • Ability to identify solutions to non-standard requests and problems
  • Ability to solve moderately complex problems and/or conduct moderately complex analyses


Careers with UnitedHealthcare. Let's talk about opportunity. Start with a Fortune 7 organization that's serving more than 85 million people already and building the industry's singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable execution. Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your near-obsession with driving change for the better. Get the picture? UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities, military families and veterans where ever they're found across the globe. We bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve their lives that's second to none. This is no small opportunity. It's where you can do your life's best work.(sm)


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 Accountant, Accounting, General Ledger, Accounting, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, GAAP, Journal Entries, Excel, Minnetonka, MN, Minnesota

Jobs Rated Reports for Accountant

Posted: 2020-11-25 Expires: 2021-02-22

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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