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Financial Analyst in Tampa, FL at Accounting Now

Date Posted: 4/12/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Tampa, FL
  • Job Type:
    Accounting
  • Experience:
    At least 2 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    4/12/2018
  • Job ID:
    341776

Job Description


The Financial Analyst is responsible for preparing, analyzing and reviewing financial data, transactions and reports, including ad hoc data requests. Identifies ways to re-engineer current reports and processes. Manages control between the platforms to assure data integrity.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Identifies medical cost trends and develops action-oriented reporting.
  • Designs and maintains monthly reporting packages for senior management.
  • Prepares sophisticated financial analysis of proposed contracting initiatives, including user-friendly utilization and cost reports.
  • Identifies cost saving initiatives and designs a cross-functional project plan.
  • Works cross-functionally to develop, refine, and implement the data warehouse reporting strategy designed to make reporting a strategic advantage.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
  • The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

  • An undergraduate degree in Actuarial Sciences, Finance or a related quantitative field required: minimum of one year of experience in health care data analysis required, preferably within a managed care environment; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.


NECESSARY KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Ability to: work from designated office for collaborative/interactive fulfillment of duties; concentrate in an open office "cubicle" environment; appropriately and directly interact with other staff members and/or outside associates; perform telephone and/or computer work for extended periods of time; operate office equipment such as computer, telephone, and copy/scan/fax machine; attend and participate in meetings via phone, computer, or in person.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills including good grammar, voice and diction.
  • Excellent quantitative and analytical skills.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology and coding methodologies required.
  • Expertise and experience with SQL required; proficient in MS Office, especially Excel and Access.
  • Time management, project management and confidentiality a must.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents and calculate figures and amounts.