Mendota Heights, Minnesota

Description

SHIFT: Day Job

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.

 

This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health care companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

The Government Business Division Finance Director is responsible for financial leadership, decision support, and strategic consultation to the leadership team in the Health Plan.  This role directs health plan trend analysis, cost of care, financial reporting and analysis, financial operations, cost and budget management and administrative allocations in the Minnesota Medicaid Health Plan, and serves as a key liaison and subject matter expert with our state customer on medical trends, financial/reimbursement policy, payment mechanisms and financial implications of program and benefit changes. 

 

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to: 

  • Health plan P&L owner along with plan president and other functional leaders. 
  • Serves as key health plan leader providing financial and strategic insight to other health plan functional areas; operates as a liaison with state partners; leads reimbursement management and negotiation; owns the Medical Cost Trend, cost of care process for plan and mitigation initiatives; and reviews financial statements, reserve development and financial analytics.
  • Partners with pricing actuaries to ensure that premium reimbursement is adequate to cover medical trends, administrative expenses and profit. 
  • Reviews, analyzes, and presents financial results to health plan and line of business leadership as well as the board of directors.
  • Provides decision support for health plan leadership team for operational and business goals. 
  • Directs health )
  • Achieves Medical Cost, MLR and operational income targets set in forecasts; ensures that provider network contracting obtains optimal financial arrangements; co-develops the setting of Cost of Care (CoC) targets and is responsible for CoC execution.
  • Directly interfaces with regulatory and audit personnel and technical consultants as required to ensure fiscal accountability.

 

Qualifications

 

  • Requires a BS/BA in Finance, Business Administration, or Accounting; 8-10 years of progressive financial experience with strategic and tactical planning, medical trend or business analytics, budgeting/forecasting, and accounting or financial reporting within a health insurance or managed care environment; experience with complex business environments and highly regulated situations; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.
  • MBA preferred. 

We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few.

Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and has been named a 2019 Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran. Anthem promotes the delivery of services in a culturally competent manner and considers cultural competency when evaluating applicants for all Anthem positions.

Mendota Heights, Minnesota

As one of America’s largest health benefits companies, we at Anthem have a profound appreciation for service. Our organization proudly supports our Nation’s active, reserve, and veteran military service members and their spouses.

This is an exciting opportunity to advance your life and career, while still protecting and serving others. Come see for yourself why Anthem is recognized as a Top Employer by GI Jobs and among the “Best of the Best: Top Veteran Friendly Companies” by US Veterans Magazine.

Who We Are Looking For 

Anthem, Inc. is seeking military veterans across the country who bring a deeply rooted skillset that includes team-oriented approaches to problem-solving, demonstrations of leadership and an overall commitment to the mission of the organization.  If you are a military veteran or military veteran spouse, Anthem, Inc. is looking to hire you.

Join Anthem's Military and Veteran Talent Network: https://anthemcareers.ttcportals.com/pages/military

Should I Apply?

Are you a transitioning member of the military or a military veteran who is looking for a civilian career that provides opportunities for growth and career advancement?  Anthem, Inc. is currently looking for job seekers with  Operations experience.  If you are interested in a career in one of these fields, check out our current open positions to the right for more information and to apply today!

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