Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • New York City


Position Description

No industry is moving faster than health care. And no organization is better positioned to lead health care forward than UnitedHealth Group. We need attention to every detail with an eye for the points no one has considered. The rewards for performance are significant. As the Senior Health Care Economics Consultant, you will perform critical research and investigation of key business problems. You will provide strategic planning consultative services to approximately 31 Key Account customers across the New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and New England health plans. Now is the time, and this the place where you'll find a career in which you can make a big difference in our company, our industry, even our world. Join us. And start doing your life's best work.(sm)

If you are located in the states of New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, or Pennsylvania, you will have the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities
Analyze healthcare claims data, pharmacy data, and population health data to make long term strategic plan recommendations based on relevant findings
Create and present Healthplan Performance Reviews
Deliver business case for targeted solutions to maintain and improve customer persistency
Support and present at finalist meetings
Collaborate and support RFP process
Attend and support Healthplan Performance Reviews
Provide ad hoc consultative and analytic support as needed

Required Qualifications
Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
1+ years of professional or educational experience in health care analytics and working with large data sets
At least an intermediate level of proficiency working with MS Excel including formulas, calculations, charts, graphs, etc.
25% travel is based on annual average. The % is higher during the busiest times of year - generally March through June - and can be up to 3 days a week. Some overnight travel may be required, depending on the book of business needs
Preferred Qualifications
2+ years of work experience in a corporate setting
At least an intermediate level proficiency with SQL, SAS and/or other statistical programs – preferred
Experience with HealthPlan Manager tool preferred
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)
*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy

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: health plan manager, MHAC, Market health analytic consultant, health care analytics, SQL, SAS, New York, NY, New Jersey, NJ, Connecticut, CT, PA

Job Details
Requisition Number
Job Title
Market Health Analytic Consultant - NY, CT, NJ, or PA only
Job Family
Healthcare Economics
Business Segment
Employer and Individual
Job Location Information

New York, NY
United States
North America
Additional Job Detail Information

Employee Status
Job Level
Individual Contributor
Day Job
Yes, 25 % of the Time
Telecommuter Position
Overtime Status

About the company

Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.

A Fortune 6 company, we're focused on helping people live healthier lives while making the health system work better for everyone. Here, we seek to empower people with the information, guidance and tools to make personal health choices. We work harder and we aim higher. We expect more from ourselves and each other. And, at the end of the day, we’re doing a lot of good for more than 85 million people worldwide.

Our biggest point of differentiation is our people - and the collective talent, energy, intelligence and drive our force of 188,000 individuals around the world bring to our mission every single day. So, how do we do it? With our every action, interaction and intention that demonstrates the five fundamental values that guide everything we do:

• Integrity
• Compassion
• Relationships
• Innovation
• Performance

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