Financial Pricing Consultant - Wausau, WI

UHG Wausau, WI

About the Job

If you want to achieve more in your mission of health care, you have to be really smart about the business of health care. Our finance professionals at UnitedHealth Group are engaged in the important work of making health care more affordable, simpler and easier for people to access. And you can join us in achieving these goals as a Financial Consultant. You will collaborate with an elite team of accounting and finance professionals who are writing the history of our organization and guiding our success as a global industry leader. Financial discipline and accountability count more today than ever. Which is why your performance and innovation will find a reception here like nowhere else while you do your life's best work.(sm)

The Financial Pricing Consultant prepares P&L models to project profits and prepare pricing for response to Requests for Proposals for PBM services. This role operates in a fast-paced and continually evolving landscape, allowing the opportunity to help shape the future of health care.
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Determine pricing for the various products and services we offer, customized for each individual case using a variety of forecast models
  • Leverage business knowledge to propose solutions to business problems regularly in a dynamic work environment
  • Evaluate and recommend alternative pricing options and plan design changes based on economic analyses and trends
  • Assess the risk of pricing guarantees offered
  • Collaborate with Sales, Proposal and Legal teams to provide the most fitting proposal to clients
  • Gather, summarize and analyze detailed data 
  • Produce clear, well-formatted reports that communicate a clear, compelling message for their stakeholders
  • Predicts emerging customer needs and develops innovative solutions to meet them
  • Participates in the development of business strategy
  • Leads large, complex projects to achieve key business objectives

Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or related field or equivalent work experience
  • 3+ years of progressive professional experience in Accounting, Finance or related field
  • Financial acumen and P&L management skills
  • Intermediate skills in MS Excel, MS Office product suite
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Pricing experience
  • Healthcare or Pharmacy experience
  • Consulting firm experience
Careers with OptumRx. We're one of the largest and most innovative pharmacy benefits managers in the US, serving more than 12 million people nationwide. Here you’ll fill far more than prescriptions. As a member of one of our pharmacy teams, you’re empowered to be your best and do whatever it takes to help each customer. You'll find unrivaled support and training as well as a wealth of growth and development opportunities driven by your performance and limited only by your imagination. Join us. There's no better place to help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm)

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.


Job Keywords: pricing, finance, accountant