Business Analyst

Express Scripts - St. Louis, MO (30+ days ago)3.3


POSITION SUMMARY

The Business Analyst will be responsible for the setup, payments and reconciliation reporting for clients’ Financial Pricing and Rebate guarantees. Analysis and validation of results is required. This position will also be the client owner responsible for interpreting client contracts to identify and set up Financial Pricing and Rebate Guarantees for the organization’s key accounts. This position may be required to assist in processing payments and reconciliation reporting during periods of high volume.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

The Business Analyst will prepare and/or review financial statement accruals.
Client ownership for key accounts includes gathering results and preparing reporting to present to Account Management for distribution to clients.
The position requires regular communication with cross functional areas in order to meet deadlines, including Client Pricing, Account Teams, IT, Audit, etc.
Business Analysts will be required to support requests and participate in discussions directly with clients and/or consultants.
The ability to communicate requests, results and issues effectively with team members, management and cross functional areas is essential.
The successful candidate will also be expected to proactively contribute to driving and developing best practices across the Financial Client Operations team, and lead system user access testing and special projects.
Use basic query and data mining skills to pull and analyze data.

QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor’s degree in related field or 8 – 11 years equivalent work experience.
2-5 years of relevant work experience or a Master’s degree.
Must be proficient with Microsoft Excel, Word and Office.
Experience with Hyperion Essbase and/or Hyperion Workspace preferred.
Familiarity with Visual Basic preferred.
Understanding and development history of Net Present Value and Discounted Cash Flow models.
Ability to work cross-functionally to resolve issues and collect reports.
Ability to handle analysis from issue identification to proposal of potential solutions.
Demonstrated initiative with commitment and ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
Knowledge of PBM or Healthcare industry preferred; Demonstrated modeling, trending and forecasting skills.
Strong business, organizational and communication skills.
ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT

If your niche is in financial reporting and analysis, underwriting, cash management, audit, or investor relations, our Finance department may be a perfect fit for you. Our teams within Finance work together to ensure our spending stays on track, and that we remain a profitable industry leader. We’re always on the lookout for innovative people who think outside the box to join our team.

ABOUT EXPRESS SCRIPTS

Advance your career with the company that makes it easier for people to choose better health.

Express Scripts is a leading healthcare company serving tens of millions of consumers. We are looking for individuals who are passionate, creative and committed to creating systems and service solutions that promote better health outcomes. Join the company that Fortune magazine ranked as one of the "Most Admired Companies" in the pharmacy category. Then, use your intelligence, creativity, integrity and hard work to help us enhance our products and services. We offer a highly competitive base salary and a comprehensive benefits program, including medical, prescription drug, dental, vision, 401(k) with company match, life insurance, paid time off, tuition assistance and an employee stock purchase plan.

Express Scripts is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. Applicants must be able to pass a drug test and background investigation. Express Scripts is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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