Anthem, Inc. Financial Analyst Sr in Chicago, Illinois
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Your Talent. Our Vision. At Beacon Health Options, a proud member of the Anthem, Inc. family of companies, it’s a powerful combination. It’s 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.
For more than 30 years, Beacon Health Options has changed the way people live with behavioral health conditions. Today, we are the undisputed leader in behavioral health management, serving 37 million people across all 50 states. At Beacon, our mission is to help people live their lives to the fullest potential. Beacon offers superior clinical mental health and substance use disorder management, a comprehensive employee assistance program, work/life support, specialty programs for autism and depression, and insightful analytics to improve the delivery of care.
Financial Analyst SR
Works with manager on the creation of Beacon Health reporting and performs financial analysis and reporting on Anthem markets and lines of business. Includes monthly preparation and analysis of management reports, preparation of weekly reporting, and assists with the calculation and preparation of journal entries. Coordinates across functional areas to ‘tell the story’ and provides input to be able to drive actions and cost of care (CoC) initiatives.
Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Prepares budgets, forecasts, trend analyses and expense accruals.
Provides information for various monthly journal entries.
Compiles and prepares standard and adhoc financial reports
Assist Manager in preparing, but not limited to, the following reports
Daily census reports
Monthly reports to the markets
Weekly claims summary reports
Assist in the creation of the MFR report
Research and analyze utilization management reports to identify trends and initiatives to impact the CoC and prepares and presents those to leadership
Assist with the updating the outlook monthly
Assist with the annual budget preparation
Assist with developing and implementing CoC savings targets and monitor against those targets
Works with manager on reconciling revenue & claims quarterly
Work with manager on developing CoC initiatives based on the trends found
Ability to coordinate across functional areas (Network Management, Clinical (UM), Finance, Actuarial, and other)
At least 3 – 5 years of work experience with at least one in the managed healthcare industry preferred. Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance or Related Field : or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. MBA, CPA, or CMA preferred.
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.