Associate/Senior Associate - Healthcare Analytics Practice

Berkeley Research Group, LLC - Tampa, FL3.5

Full-timeEstimated: $84,000 - $120,000 a year
EducationSkills
Overview
Berkeley Research Group provides independent advice, data analytics, authoritative studies, expert testimony, investigations, and regulatory and dispute consulting to Fortune 500 corporations, financial institutions, government agencies, major law firms, and regulatory bodies around the world. BRG experts provide sophisticated economic, financial, and analytical advice across a wide range of disciplines, including antitrust and competition policy, complex damages, finance, healthcare, intellectual property, restructuring, valuation, and workforce issues. In addition, the firm assists clients in major industry sectors with compliance, business process improvement, and strategy consulting.

BRG Healthcare Analytics professionals bring extensive industry experience to deliver data driven, independent, and innovative approaches to complex legal, regulatory, and business challenges. Our core strength is the ability to harness and analyze large amounts of electronic healthcare data and turn it into meaningful and insightful information. Healthcare companies trust our independent thinking and ability to solve unstructured problems. We serve a range of healthcare clients including payors, providers, life sciences companies, and the legal and financial firms that work with the industry.

This Senior Associate position is a junior consulting staff position based in Tampa, Florida. This position requires a highly motivated problem solver with strong analytical ability and a desire to advance within the organization. Ideally, the candidate will have knowledge of health care contracting, billing and reimbursement and will have working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and SQL. The work of a Senior Associate can be either qualitative or quantitative in nature, and projects range from industry and subject-matter research to data collection to the preparation of statistical, financial, and other forms of analysis.

Headquartered in Emeryville, California, BRG currently has over 40 offices across the United States and internationally. This position offers advancement opportunities within a rapidly growing expert services and consulting firm.

Responsibilities
Develop and maintain electronic databases, spreadsheets and other files as dictated by project needs.
Perform detailed research and analysis, then put the results into action (e.g., gather, review and summarize literature and data from the public domain, specialized industry resources, or client, public and commercial databases).
Perform detailed analysis of health care claims and/or other health care data sets.
Demonstrate creativity and efficient use of relevant software tools, analytical methods and computer models to develop solutions.
Audit own work product and work product of others to assure quality.
Participate in a team environment and work hard to meet client deadlines and quality expectations.
Demonstrate strong verbal and written communication skills.
Participate in group practice meetings and travel as needed.
Qualifications
A Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree in the areas of economics, finance, accounting, statistics, econometrics, health policy, health care administration or other related subject.
1 to 4 years of prior work experience.
Experience working with health care data (e.g., claims data, encounter data).

Preferred Skills

Audit experience with Big 4 or other major accounting firm, preferably in the health care industry.
Familiarity with health care contracting, billing and reimbursement.
Proven capability with Microsoft SQL Server and/or other analytical software (e.g., SAS, SPSS, Stata, MS Access, MS Excel). A desire to expand those capabilities is required.
Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license, Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) and/or Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF) accreditation.

Candidate must be able to submit verification of his/her legal right to work in the United States, without company sponsorship.

BRG is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.