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Actuarial Product Consultant - Remote

Actuarial Product Consultant - Remote

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May 11, 2024
Eden Prairie, United States
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Optum is a global organization that delivers care, aided by technology to help millions of people live healthier lives. The work you do with our team will directly improve health outcomes by connecting people with the care, pharmacy benefits, data and resources they need to feel their best. Here, you will find a culture guided by diversity and inclusion, talented peers, comprehensive benefits and career development opportunities. Come make an impact on the communities we serve as you help us advance health equity on a global scale. Join us to start Caring. Connecting. Growing together.

Optum, the fastest growing part of UnitedHealth Group, is a leading information and technology-enabled health services business. Our teams are dedicated to modernizing the health care system and improving the lives of people and communities.

As the Actuarial Product Consultant, you will join an elite team committed to changing health care through outstanding service and valuable products. The role requires an ability to communicate effectively well with a variety of levels of healthcare organization technical and non-technical staff, and an ability to develop solid client relationships through credible product knowledge. You'll provide actuarial direction and strategy that strikes a balance between growth and profitability goals. Join us.

You'll enjoy the flexibility to work remotely * from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Lead and coordinate client communications. Focusing on providing clear and effective solutions to technical questions, while ensuring customer satisfaction
  • Liaise with our internal stakeholders (senior leadership, legal, privacy teams, technical product teams, sales teams) to help obtain appropriate approvals and drive critical decision-making
  • Execute creative problem solving and critical thinking on the job
  • Maintain a high degree of accuracy along with attention to detail, excellent oral and written communication skills, solid interpersonal skills, and the ability to always meet deadlines
  • Take accountability for work within a fast paced, exciting environment and learn from challenges as they arise
  • Perform health care and / or health policy focused quantitative and qualitative research and analysis to review data and achieve measurable outcomes for clients

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:

  • Currently on the Actuarial exam track, having passed a minimum of 3 or more actuarial exams
  • 3+ years of experience working in a consultancy, actuarial or healthcare field
  • 3+ years of customer facing experience
  • Experience working with formulas, calculations, charts, graphs in MS Excel

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associate of Society of Actuaries (ASA) designation
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, including written and verbal forms of communication
  • Proven track record of working closely with multiple stakeholders to deliver excellent client experience
  • Proven flexibility to handle changing priorities/requirements/deadlines
  • Demonstrated ability to work proactively and collaboratively on all assignments with various teams both internal and external to Optum
  • Demonstrated eager to learn about and work on a variety of different projects/assignments
  • Proven problem-solving skills (identification of issue, causes, solution, implementation plan)

*All employees working remotely will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy.

California, Colorado, Connecticut, Hawaii, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island, or Washington Residents Only: The salary range for this role is $88,000 to $173,200 annually. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to local labor markets, education, work experience, certifications, etc. UnitedHealth Group complies with all minimum wage laws as applicable. In addition to your salary, UnitedHealth Group offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). No matter where or when you begin a career with UnitedHealth Group, you'll find a far-reaching choice of benefits and incentives.

Application Deadline: This will be posted for a minimum of 2 business days or until a sufficient candidate pool has been collected. Job posting may come down early due to volume of applicants.

At UnitedHealth Group, our mission is to help people live healthier lives and make the health system work better for everyone. We believe everyone-of every race, gender, sexuality, age, location and income-deserves the opportunity to live their healthiest life. Today, however, there are still far too many barriers to good health which are disproportionately experienced by people of color, historically marginalized groups and those with lower incomes. We are committed to mitigating our impact on the environment and enabling and delivering equitable care that addresses health disparities and improves health outcomes - an enterprise priority reflected in our mission.

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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UnitedHealth Group is a leading healthcare company that is dedicated to improving the health and well-being of people around the world. With a vast network of businesses, UnitedHealth Group offers a comprehensive range of healthcare products and services. As an actuary at UnitedHealth Group, you'll be part of a dynamic team that plays a crucial role in managing risks and ensuring the financial stability of the company's healthcare offerings. Actuaries utilize advanced statistical models and data analysis techniques to evaluate risks, develop pricing strategies, and provide insights that drive evidence-based decision-making. UnitedHealth Group's commitment to innovation and technology-driven solutions creates exciting opportunities for actuaries. Collaborating with diverse teams, actuaries analyze complex healthcare data, identify trends, and develop innovative solutions that improve patient outcomes while managing costs. Professional growth is highly valued at UnitedHealth Group, and actuaries have access to ongoing training and development opportunities. Actuaries can enhance their skills, stay at the forefront of industry advancements, and contribute to the company's mission of making healthcare more accessible and affordable. Join UnitedHealth Group's esteemed actuarial team and embark on a rewarding career where you can make a meaningful impact on the health and well-being of individuals and communities. Enjoy competitive benefits, a supportive work environment, and the opportunity to shape the future of healthcare.