Accountant - 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
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)

Primary Responsibilities:

* Perform ad hoc reporting and analysis and investigate issues providing explanations and interpretation
* Performs work in a self-directed manner and works with less structured, more complex issues
* Assist in maintaining ITFM tool, M-PWR
* Responsible for the development, automating, compiling and preparing reports under general supervision
* Develops implements and maintains large complex financial models
* Monitors, identifies, investigates, prioritizes, remediates and communicates data quality issues
* Develop and maintain documentation in support of project design, change control and user testing
* Ensure application(s) adheres to standards and includes appropriate security and audit controls
* Serve as a resource to others

Required Qualifications:

* Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance or related field
* 4+ years of Finance / Accounting experience
* Intermediate level of proficiency with MS Excel

Preferred Qualification:

* Strong background or understanding of IT environment
* Ability to anticipate customer needs and proactively develop solutions to meet them
* Strong process improvement, automation, simplification and standardization work style
* Strong analytical ability needed to understand and resolve complex issues
* Good communication skills both written and verbal
* Strong attention to detail and organized
* HTML / .NET / Visual Basics experience
* 2+ years of SQL experience

UnitedHealth Group is working to create the health care system of tomorrow.

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.

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: SQL, excel, accounting, HTML / .NET / Visual Basics, Hartford, CT, Connecticut

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