Senior Financial Analyst - Hartford, CT

Recruiter
United Health Group
Location
Hartford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 22, 2016
Closes
Sep 25, 2016
Industry
Accounting
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our finance professionals at UnitedHealth Group are engaged in the important work of making health care more affordable, simpler and easier for people to access. Now, more than ever we need finance and accounting professionals like you with the financial skills and discipline to help us achieve this goal. As a Senior Financial Analyst you'll impact millions of lives. You will collaborate with an elite team of accounting and finance professionals who are writing the history of our organization and guiding our success as a global industry leader. Your performance and innovation will find a reception here like nowhere else. You'll find that this is place where you can do your life's best work.(sm)

Primary Responsibilities:

* Develop, perform, and manage the analyses of business and financial metrics as well as performance measures
* Develop and maintain financial reports to clearly communicate actual results, forecasted performance, and variances to plan, forecast and budget
* Develop, perform and manage all aspects of financial planning, budgeting and forecasting
* Produce clear, well-formatted reports that communicate a clear, compelling message for their stakeholders
* Work closely with the business to develop, recommend and establish strategies, plans and processes to improve profitability, cost efficiencies, and medical cost savings for Optum Operations Payment Integrity business

Required Qualifications:

* Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or Economics
* 2+ years of financial and/or accounting experience
* Intermediate in MS Excel and other MS Office products

Preferred Qualifications:

* Hyperion Essbase, Planning and PeopleSoft Financials

Careers with UnitedHealth Care. Already Fortune 6, 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 while doing 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.

Keywords: finance, accounting, MS Excel, MS office, Hartford, CT, Connecticut

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