Associate Director of Finance - Financial Planning & Analysis - UHG Ventures Portfolio Company, Minnetonka, MN

UnitedHealth Group - Minnetonka, MN

Are you eager to make an impact on one of the most important and underserved issues in the US healthcare system? UnitedHealth Group Ventures Company is on a mission to protect patients from surprise bills by building a revolutionary consumer protection business. This new business will be dedicated to helping patients understand and mitigate the unexpected financial risks they face. As an employee of this new business, you can expect to be a part of a dynamic organization that is fast-paced and driven by our vision to promote healthcare affordability and accountability nationwide.

As the Director of Finance, you will be responsible for leading the Financial Planning & Analysis function and supporting the executive leadership team growth & scale initiatives as well as strategic long-term planning. This position will report directly to the CFO and will require a blend of strong financial, analytical, communication, and leadership skills.

Primary Responsibilities:
Develop, perform, and manage all aspects of financial planning, budgeting and forecasting - trends in sales, SG&A, provider performance, product line profitability, membership, medical costs, and other areas of business
Support the development of establish strategies, plans, and processes to improve profitability and cost efficiencies
Lead in the financial management of capital, operating expense and develops metrics, benchmarks and analytics to guide the appropriate investment in infrastructure
Research economic progressions to assist with the organization's financial planning
Present findings and recommendations to CEO and CFO
Collaborate with UHGV’s Associates and principals on financial planning and analysis

Required Qualifications:
Degree in Finance, Economics, Accounting, Engineering or similar area
5+ years of broad finance experience - prior experience in FP&A, accounting or treasury or 2 + years investment banking, management consulting, private equity or venture capital preferred
Expert skills in MS Excel, valuation and modeling
Strong interpersonal, communication and management skills
Strong analytical, project management and problem solving skills
Experience thinking creatively and comfort being hands-on in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment
Excellent verbal and written communication skills including MS Word and PowerPoint skills
Leadership experience

Preferred Qualifications:
Master’s degree in Finance, Management, Business Administration or related field
Experience in healthcare
Advanced financial planning, analysis technical skills and financial modeling skills
Exceptional presentation, written, and verbal communication skills with experience in developing executive materials with high-level of attention to detail and accuracy
Ability to work in ambiguous situations and have influence across organizational boundaries

Careers at UnitedHealth Group. We have modest goals: Improve the lives of others. Change the landscape of health care forever. Leave the world a better place than we found it. Such aspirations tend to attract a certain type of person. Crazy talented. Compassionate. Driven. To these select few, we offer the global reach, resources and can-do culture of a Fortune 6 company. We provide an environment where you're empowered to be your best. We encourage you to take risks. And we offer a world of rewards and benefits for performance. We believe the most important is the opportunity to 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: Associate Director of Finance, Financial Planning & Analysis, UHG Ventures Portfolio Company, Minnetonka, MN, Minnesota