Health Care Analyst - Pharmacy Reporting

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Detroit, MI

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

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Competitive Total Compensation Package

Overview: <br />Responsible for identifying, collecting, analyzing, and maintaining data to evaluate issues that support prospective business decisions. Coordinate projects for senior management.<br /><br /> <p><strong>Departmental Summary/Preferences:</strong><br /><br />Knowledge of BCBSM pharmacy benefits and/or pharmacy benefit management is a plus.</p>
Responsibilities: <br /> <ul> <li>Research, analyze, identify, and evaluate data from assigned problems to evaluate existing and potential trends and issues.</li> <li>Possess and maintain a comprehensive understanding and knowledge of BCBSM business, products, programs (including provider data, networks, etc.), corporate organizational structure (including functional responsibilities), and basic research principles/methodologies.</li> <li>Assist in the management and monitoring of multiple projects simultaneously by establishing project plans and objectives to ensure goal attainment within defined parameters.</li> <li>Communicate results of analysis to management via reports/presentations and assist management in implementing programs that provide solutions.</li> <li>Recommend, communicate, and implement solutions to identified problems/root cause of issues.</li> <li>Provide expertise and guidance to unit and corporate staff as required.</li> <li>Represent and participate in group or committee discussions.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <br /> <p><strong><u>Technical:</u></strong></p> <ul> <li>Excel (advanced)</li> <li>MS Access (advanced)</li> <li>SAS (advanced)</li> <li>SQL</li> <li>Tableau</li> <li>Hue</li> <li>Hive</li> <li>Impala</li> <li>PowerPoint</li> <li>VBA</li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Non-technical:</strong></span></p> <ul> <li>Highly analytical</li> <li>Critical thinking</li> <li>Ability to work independently</li> <li>Ability to multi-task</li> <li>Strong attention to detail</li> <li>Flexibility (ability to pivot with changing demands)</li> <li>Excellent communication skills</li> <li>Ability to bridge technical SMEs with business SMEs</li> <li>Experience as business lead on corporate projects</li> <li>Knowledge of pharmacy benefits is a plus</li> </ul> <br /><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Qualifications:<br /><br /></strong></span> <ul> <li>Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Economics, Health Care, Information Systems, Statistics, or other related field is required. Master's Degree in related field preferred.</li> <li>Four (4) or more years of experience in related field required.</li> <li>Strong communication skills are required to understand, interpret, and communicate ideas.</li> <li>Strong knowledge and use of existing software packages (PowerPoint, Excel, Word, etc.).</li> <li>Working knowledge of data languages such as SAS or SQL.</li> <li>Strong analytical, organizational, planning, and problem-solving skills.</li> <li>Ability to effectively interface with employees at all levels.</li> <li>Understand and apply statistical inference.</li> <li>Other related skills and/or abilities may be required to perform this job.</li> </ul>