Actuarial Senior Consultant
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We all know that there's a lot more to come in the changes sweeping through the health care industry. But if change is going to shape our world, it's comforting to know that we're shaping the change. At Optum, the actuarial consulting leader in health care innovation, your performance, your ideas and your innovative thinking will help us improve the lives of millions.
The Actuarial Senior Consultant, Health Pricing Solutions will primarily work with StepWise implementations, our automated rating & pricing system, and consult with clients on requirements gathering, system design, configuration, and implementation. In addition to working on StepWise implementations, this role will involve advising clients on underwriting and financial projects, and supporting senior consultants as appropriate.
Successful candidates will have the following experience and be able to work within the following parameters:
Expertise in rating systems is highly desirable - as a consultant, super user, or technical design/implementation subject matter expert
Experience with user interface design and/or workflow design automation
Hands-on professional experience in using Excel and SQL-based systems to solve business problems/achieve clients' expectations
Understanding of industry issues, changes, and potential impacts and opportunities for the StepWise consulting team
Able to understand our clients' business and place within the market, and act as a main point of contact both during a project and after implementation is complete
Able to clearly and understandably articulate goals and expectations, relating them to the client's business mission and direction
Capable of managing a variety of issues while driving momentum of key projects
Able to direct segments of work and manage deliverables
Consultative and capable of meeting multiple project deadlines with minimal supervision
Establishes trust and credibility at all levels of the organization
Serves as a subject matter expert for others
Experience presenting material to peers and clients
Communicates clearly either over the phone or in person
Tailor language to the audience, initiates appropriate communications with others, is tactful and listens well
Generally work is self-directed and not prescribed
Works with less structured, more complex issues
Bachelor's degree in Finance, Business, Actuarial Science, Math, Economics
4 years of experience working in a corporate environment
4 years of experience working in the healthcare industry (commercial and group business lines)
ASA or FSA Actuarial Credential
Advanced user of Microsoft Excel, including complex formulas, calculations, macros, etc.
Advanced proficiency with SQL including SQL query writing
Experience writing Macros
Experience with user interface design and/or workflow design
Experience working with the StepWise Suite
Careers with Optum.
Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world?s large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.
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