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Planning & Analysis Manager - Brentwood, TN

Brentwood, TN 37027
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If you want to achieve more in your mission of health care, you have to be really smart about the business of health care. Challenge yourself, your peers and our industry by shaping what health care looks like and doing your life's best work.(sm)

The Planning & Analysis Manager will primarily lead the forecasting processes within the Workforce Planning & Analysis team, bringing together operational insights and financial acumen to create an accurate forecast which can be translated into actionable steps for the Operations team. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter who is curious, has a strong drive for process improvement, and can organize multiple people and processes to achieve a common goal. This role will collaborate with multiple teams, departments, and levels of leadership in order to effectively create each forecast.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Lead monthly and quarterly forecasting processes:
    • Develop a deep understanding of all forecasting models maintained by the team, understanding the inputs and how those business drivers affect the forecast
    • Create internal team calendar which outlines key milestones and deliverables, and organize and track team actions towards these dates
    • Collaborate with other teams to obtain required forecast inputs
    • Analyze forecast outputs as the forecast is being developed, for early identification of risks or issues
    • Drive rigor around forecast checklist process
    • Coordinate reporting updates to ensure department is tracking against a consistent forecast comparison point
  • Identify and implement enhancements to the forecast process to increase process maturity, add valuable insights, etc.
  • Perform quantitative (statistical) analysis using a variety of techniques and tools. Identify trends, patterns, and outliers to identify cost savings and service opportunities
  • May lead a small team of analysts
  • Role responsibilities will evolve as the business grows and changes

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: 2020-06-18 Expires: 2020-07-18

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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