1+ months

Manager, Actuarial - Eden Prairie, MN

Eden Prairie, MN 55344
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We know this for sure: health care is continuing to evolve and the challenges continue to grow. New ideas are driving higher levels of performance. And right there in the driver's seat you'll find UnitedHealth Group and its family of businesses such as Optum, one of the actuarial consulting leaders in health care innovation.


As a Manager, Actuarial, you'll draw on innovative tools, including the largest database of health care information in the world, to interpret the key drivers of health care trends for our internal and external clients. You'll manage an elite Actuarial team and you'll open doors to countless new career opportunities with your performance.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manage the Optum trend forecasting group dedicated to supporting UHCs Medicare, Medicaid and Commercial segments.
  • Perform quarterly trend forecasts and track monthly trend performance as well as other key metrics of the Medicare book of business
  • Provide insight and identify opportunities for the business based on trend forecast and trend performance
  • Identify issues/unusual trend performance and provide meaningful explanations and insights, as well as help develop mitigation plan
  • Analyze/interpret the results of analyses and develop appropriate conclusions and recommendations
  • Evaluate market events and business issues and quantify the impact on book of business
  • Support Ad Hoc cost and utilization analytics
  • Collaborate with  stakeholders to identify and develop business questions for analytic investigation (e.g., utilization analysis)
  • Utilize applicable data/analytical tools to extract and analyze data (e.g., SAS, SQL, Excel, Tableau)
  • Compile and disseminate results of data analyses (e.g., data displays, PowerPoint decks)

You'll be challenged as you put your master actuarial and leadership skills to work within a highly complex and matrixed healthcare environment. In addition, you will need to become a trusted advisor and subject matter expert in your area of expertise while also mentoring and developing best-in-class actuaries.


You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.




Posted: 2019-10-16 Expires: 2019-12-14

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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Manager, Actuarial - Eden Prairie, MN

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Eden Prairie, MN 55344

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