McKesson Data Analyst in Cary, North Carolina

McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. At McKesson Specialty Health, our products and services span the full continuum of specialty patient care. From the initial phases of a product life cycle and the distribution of specialty drugs, to fully integrated healthcare technology systems, practice management support, and ultimately to patient care in the communities where they live, we empower the community patient care delivery system by helping community practices advance the science, technology and quality of care.

We have a vision —that the long-term vibrancy of community care will be achieved through the leadership of physicians committed to clinical excellence and innovation, enabled by close collaboration with our organization and our deep clinical, operational and technological expertise.Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—by joining McKesson Specialty Health you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. You’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.

Mission

Our mission is to help payors, biopharma companies, researchers and healthcare providers improve outcomes, accelerate access to care and reduce risk — all by focusing on the patient first. With a multidisciplinary, oncology-only approach, we bring deep expertise to a complicated disease bringing humanity and efficiency to oncology risk management.

Purpose

The Data Analyst is a key role in supporting organizational readiness, performance and the overall success of services within the company. This is an exciting and challenging role that directly supports the organization’s Business Intelligence function through monitoring of business unit performance, assessing opportunities for process improvement and supporting the implementation of strategic initiatives.

The ideal candidate possesses a strong working knowledge of the healthcare and pharmaceutical industry, understands key service level and success measures and demonstrates a keen financial acumen. The candidate must exhibit strong analytic and problem-solving abilities as well as strong communication and presentation skills that enable them to lead internal and client discussions to drive information-based decisions to be made.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The primary roles of the Data Analyst fall into three primary categories:

  1. Client Reporting

  2. Query SQLdatabases and/or data warehouse to create daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly contractualreporting external clients

  3. Delivercontractual reporting requirements in adherence to the outlined schedule,format and delivery method

  4. Providefinal-line manual Quality Control for reports going to clients and third-partyvendors

  5. Reviewclient contracts to verify ability, feasibility, and compliance needs todeliver requested data reports

  6. Offerconsultation to program management team during the launch of a programregarding capabilities of reporting in to provide client with pertinent ongoingdata

  7. Provideproduction support for all client questions pertaining to data delivered percontractual requirements

  8. Providead hoc reports based on client and internal business needs while meeting anagreed upon deadline

  9. Identifyand communicate specific coding problems to the development team

  10. Identifynew process improvement opportunities to improve data quality with theoperational teams

  11. Formatvisual output of data analysis for external customer review

  12. Preparequarterly business reviews for clients

  13. Internal Reporting

  14. Build back-endprocedures and views to drive front-end visualization frameworks

  15. Assist increating visualization frameworks in SSRS and/or Tableau to provide internalrecipients insights into productivity

  16. Understandbusiness unit workflow to find opportunities to improve the collection of dataso that internal groups are not negatively impacted with additional steps andcan better serve the needs of patients and clients

  17. Collaboratewith the IT Development team and Program Management team to develop enhanced reportingtools

  18. Assist inautomating day to day responsibilities of groups across the organization sothat efficiencies are achieved

  19. Createself-service reporting tools for business unit leadership and programmanagement

  20. Ad hoc Querying

  21. Writeon-demand queries to solve in-the-moment business questions

  22. Interpretdata, analyze results to proactively provide performance feedback to businessunits within the organization

  23. Leadongoing analysis and reporting related to business unit performance recommendedcourses of action

  24. Troubleshootwith internal groups if accurate data is not being collected or captured

Minimum Requirements

2 years experience in data analysis

Critical Skills

  • Ability to collaborate cross-functionally withmultiple internal and external audiences

  • 1-3 yearsof previous experience in healthcare preferred

  • Databasequery language experience (simple and complex queries)

  • Proficiency in MicrosoftOffice Suite, SQL and T-SQL, SSRS, Tableau

  • Exceptional communicationskills

  • Experience working withinternal and external customers

  • Demonstrated strong problemsolving and critical thinking skills

  • Strong organizational andtime management skills

  • Very strong attention todetail

Education

4-year degree in business or related field or equivalent experience

Physical Requirements

General Office Demands

Benefits & Company Statement

McKesson believes superior performance – individual and team – that helps us drive innovations and solutions to promote better health should be recognized and rewarded. We provide a competitive compensation program to attract, retain and motivate a high-performance workforce, and it’s flexible enough to meet the different needs of our diverse employee population.

We are in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payers, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting.

But we can’t do it without you. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—whatever your title, whatever your role, you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company—and of healthcare. At McKesson, you’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.

McKesson is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer – minorities/females/veterans/persons with disabilities.

Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.

Agency Statement

No agencies please.

Job: Data Management

Organization: McKesson Specialty Health

Title: Data Analyst

Location: North Carolina-Cary

Requisition ID: 18005206