Analytics Business Consultant

With more than 7,000 employees, we are the largest health insurance company in Michigan. We offer an exciting work environment with a diverse group of employees. Our goal is to make health insurance easier for our members. We want to transform the industry and become a resource that people can trust.

Detroit, MI

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

When you think of <a href="" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan</a> for health insurance, you can know you&rsquo;re getting much more. We're a company founded on a tradition of affordable, quality health care for everyone, improving the present and investing in the future.&nbsp;<br /><br />We offer:<br />Plans for employers and individuals that meet today&rsquo;s needs, budgets and lifestyle<br />The largest network of doctors and hospitals in the state<br />Lower health care costs Higher quality health care<br />Award-winning diversity practices<br />Grants and programs that promote better health throughout Michigan<br /><strong><br />Mission:&nbsp;</strong>We commit to being our members&rsquo; trusted partner by providing affordable, innovative products that improve their care and health.<br /><br /><a href="" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer"><strong>Click here</strong></a> to learn more about our commitment to our Social Mission, view company updates and reviews, and view our awards &amp; accolades.<br /><br />For Application Timeline &amp; Selection Process:&nbsp;<a href="" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Click Here</a>. Learn more about your options as an external candidate. <a href="" target="_blank" title="BCBSM" rel="noopener noreferrer">Click here</a> to view open positions.

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Competitive Total Compensation Package

Overview: In this role, you&rsquo;ll leverage your analytics knowledge not in modeling, but in partnering with the business and the data science team as an analytics translator. As a consultant, you&rsquo;ll seek to understand business processes from beginning to end, identify opportunities where advanced analytics can improve results, and ensure holistic solutions are delivered.<br /><br />The person in this role leverages analytics knowledge in partnering with the business and the data science team as an analytics translator. Seeks to understand business processes from beginning to end, identifies opportunities where advanced analytics can improve results, and ensures holistic solutions are delivered. Embedded in the work pod, works as a translator to support alignment between business needs and analytics solutions and supports business understanding and buy-in to the developed analytical solutions.
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Supports analytics translator activities, liaising between the business and the data science team.</li> <li>Provides insight to the organization on how advanced analytic solutions can enhance current and new business processes.</li> <li>Develops and supports the development of materials to present to key business stakeholders.</li> <li>Identifies business problems or opportunities that could benefit from advanced analytic insights that could optimize outcomes or assist the business in capitalizing on new opportunities.</li> <li>Consult with business leaders and their teams to challenge current processes by asking the right questions.</li> <li>Collaborates with functional team members to understand the business problems and determine the best analytical solutions.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li>Bachelor&rsquo;s degree in Business, Data Science, Statistics, Economics, Engineering, Computer Science, Operations Research or related field is required. Masters or PhD in related field is preferred.</li> <li>A minimum of four (4) year of related work experience required.</li> <li>Previous experience working in the healthcare industry is preferred.</li> <li>Ability to translate analytic solutions into business contexts.</li> <li>Broad knowledge of data mining, big data platforms, statistical modeling and visualizations.</li> <li>Intermediate skills in Microsoft Access, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.</li> <li>Strong analytical, organizational, and problem-solving skills.</li> <li>Advanced written and verbal communication skills.</li> <li>Ability to effectively interface and present to management at all levels of the organization.&nbsp;</li> <li>Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently.</li> <li>Ability to build relationships and work collaboratively with cross-functional teams.</li> </ul>