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UnitedHealth Group

Health Plan Accounting Consultant - District of Columbia Telecommute (99324251)

District Manager




Washington, Washington DC, United States

UnitedHealthcare is a company that's on the rise. We're expanding in multiple directions, across borders and, most of all, in the way we think. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about transforming the health care industry. Ready to make a difference? Make yourself at home with us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

The Senior Financial & Accounting Analyst role within Community & State will be responsible for the revenue reporting, analysis, reconciliation and general accounting activities for the C&S District of Columbia, D.C. market. Responsibilities will also include membership, revenue, and cash reconciliations, mid-month and month end revenue and membership projections, support for monthly financial closings, financial analyses and reporting.

If you are located in Washington, District of Columbia, you will have the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges. District of Columbia

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and analyze the monthly financial reconciliations related to various revenue sources for the health plan
  • Lead the process to categorize and resolve the exceptions coming out of membership and revenue reconciliations in partnership with the enrollment operations and the health plan
  • Manage the monthly billing and accrual process for different revenue sources to ensure accurate financial results within established timeframes
  • Maintain general ledger accounts and related activities for the production of financial statements and reports
  • Reconcile, analyze and review general ledger accounts in preparation for month end close
  • Prepare journal entries and reviews accounting classifications, in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles
  • Prepare documentation in support of external and internal audits
  • Perform ad hoc reporting and analysis and investigate issues providing explanations and interpretation
  • Assist with or lead the month end quarterly end close process for assigned businesses or groups
  • Leverage technology to add controls and eliminate risk from financial processes
  • Participate in system implementation activities like testing and help in the standardization of revenue analysis and accounting processes across the organization
  • Provide internal service and support to project managers and field finance leads on various revenue and other related financial issues
  • Perform work in a self-directed manner and work with less structured, more complex issues

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.

Required Qualifications:

  • BS/BA in accounting, finance or equivalent field
  • CPA and/or MBA
  • 3+ years progressive work experience in finance and accounting
  • Solid computers skills including experience with data warehouses, MS Access, relational databases, structured query language (SQL)
  • Accounting and Finance systems experience - PeopleSoft, Essbase

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Finance experience in a service, consulting or health insurance industry
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills

To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients, and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies now require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles require full COVID-19 vaccination as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state, and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidat es prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment.

Careers with UnitedHealthcare. Let's talk about opportunity. Start with a Fortune 5 organization that's serving more than 85 million people already and building the industry's singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable execution. Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your near-obsession with driving change for the better. Get the picture? UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities, military families and veterans where ever they're found across the globe. We bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve their lives that’s second to none. This is no small opportunity. It's where you can do 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.

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