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Manager - Accounting and Analysis - Multiple Locations

UnitedHealth Group

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749810 Manager Accounting and Analysis Multiple Locations

Manager - Accounting and Analysis - Multiple Locations (749810)

Position Description

National MedTrans is a recent UHC acquisition, and is a transportation benefit management company.  This position is a key member of the Transportation Accounting Team who has leadership and teaching qualities, wants to develop those around them, and enjoys opportunity for process improvement.


The Manager - Accounting and Analysis is technically proficient, and has experience with data mining. This person must be a problem solver who can research, and articulate proposed solutions. Presentation and professional writing skills are also necessary for success in this role.


The person in this role will be responsible for the accounting for transactions across 50+ entities, including eliminations and consolidation. 


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manage others, including performance reviews and goal setting

  • Manage the bi-monthly process of paying providers, including ensuring accuracy of payment calculations, and update of the system to reflect services as paid, as well as co-ordinating with the provider relations team on appeals and grievance research

  • Manage the month end close accounting process which focuses primarily on analysis of results, identifying and making required correcting journal entries within our standard 3 work day timeline

  • Preparation and/or approval of monthly account reconciliations in accordance with UHC Policy and Standards

  • Maintain Internal Control structure and procedures, and documentation for financial reporting

  • Develop analytic analyses to monitor and detect issues with the business’s intersegment contracts, and assist in resolution of discrepancies

  • Produce quarterly analytic packages explaining changes in business and the impacts on financial results

  • Provide operational and technical accounting expertise to ensure compliance with GAAP, Company policies, rules, regulation and laws

  • Find and execute opportunities to improve efficiency surrounding accounting processes

  • The successful candidate will also play a role in new system implementations currently underway, as well as planned in the near future.  This may include, developing requirements, test case compilation and User Acceptance Testing execution

  • Support various special projects as required


Required Qualifications:

  • Degree in Business Administration, Finance or Accounting

  • 5+ years demonstrated progression in financial reporting and analysis

  • 3+ years of supervisory experience

  • Intermediate level of working knowledge of GAAP; ability to effectively use accounting knowledge to collaborate with varying levels of employees and senior management to drive sound business decisions.

  • Expert level of proficiency with Excel

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Advanced analytical and information gathering skills; ability to evaluate and prioritize extensive detailed data, including general exposure to data warehouses and queries for data retrieval

  • Prior experience successfully managing multiple requests, assessing priorities and achieving solutions under deadlines

  • Experience with relational databases or MS-SQL is a huge asset

Preferred Qualifications

  • Insurance Industry Experience

  • Public Accounting Experience

  • CPA/CMA or other equivalent licensure or certification

Careers at UnitedHealthcare Employer & Individual. We all want to make a difference with the work we do. Sometimes we're presented with an opportunity to make a difference on a scale we couldn't imagine. Here, you get that opportunity every day. As a member of one of our elite teams, you'll provide the ideas and solutions that help nearly 25 million customers live healthier lives. You'll help write the next chapter in the history of health care. And you'll find a wealth of open doors and career paths that will take you as far as you want to go. Go further. This is 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: accounting , financial reporting, GAAP, MS-SQL, Analysis, healthcare

Job Details

  • Contest Number749810
  • Job TitleManager - Accounting and Analysis - Multiple Locations
  • Job FamilyFinance
  • Business SegmentEmployer and Individual

Job Location Information

  • Hartford, CT
    United States
    North America
  • Other LocationsMoline, IL
    Minnetonka, MN
    Columbia, MD
    SANDY-Utah, UT

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelManager
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelNo
  • Telecommuter PositionNo
  • Overtime StatusExempt

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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