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Associate Director, Regulatory Accounting and Reporting - Eden Prairie, MN

Company: UnitedHealth Group Inc.
Location: Eden Prairie
Posted on: June 3, 2021

Job Description:

If you want to achieve more in your mission of health care, you have to be really smart about the business of health care. Financial discipline and accountability count more today than ever. Which is why your performance and innovation will find a reception here like nowhere else as you help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm)

Together, we're removing the barriers that keep people from receiving the kind of quality health care that makes a difference. We focus on Integrity, Compassion, Relationships, Innovation and Performance as we empower people to achieve better health and well-being.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Providing in-depth financial reporting oversight and analysis, and implementing best practices as it relates to the reporting process
  • Review and synthesize financial data pursuant to Statutory Accounting Principles (SAP), which is based on Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), for presentation to senior management and submission to external constituencies
  • Direct and review internal and external financial reporting processes and results, ensuring quality, accuracy and timeliness
  • Provide operational and technical accounting expertise to ensure compliance with GAAP, SAP, Company policies, rules, regulations and laws
  • Collaborate with and support business partners in other finance and operational areas on the execution of filings, external communications and audits
  • Direct the external audit process and work with external independent auditors
  • Summarize financial data to senior management, internal and external auditors and regulators
  • Provide leadership and be accountable for the performance of managers and/or senior level professional staff
  • Oversee and direct project teams that develop and implement innovative approaches for continued improvement in efficiency and effectiveness
  • Maintain and improve the internal control structure and procedures for financial reporting

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:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 5+ years of demonstrated progression in financial reporting and analysis experience
  • 5+ years of supervisory experience
  • Solid working knowledge of GAAP; ability to effectively use accounting knowledge to collaborate with varying levels of employees and senior management to drive sound business decisions
  • Advanced analytical and information gathering skills; ability to evaluate and prioritize extensive detailed data
  • You will be asked to perform this role in an office setting or other company location
  • Employees are required to screen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app, Interactive Voice Response (i.e., entering your symptoms via phone system) or a similar UnitedHealth Group-approved symptom screener prior to entering the work site each day, in order to keep our work sites safe. Employees must comply with any state and local masking orders. In addition, when in a UnitedHealth Group building, employees are expected to wear a mask in areas where physical distancing cannot be attained

Preferred Qualifications:

  • CPA, CMA, or another equivalent licensure or certification
  • Public accounting experience
  • Health care experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

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.

Job Keywords: Accounting Management, Regulatory, Accounting, Reporting, PeopleSoft, Excel, Financials, Public Accounting, Healthcare, CPA, CMA, Analysis, GAAP, Finance, Eden Prairie, MN, Minnesota

Keywords: UnitedHealth Group Inc., Eden Prairie , Associate Director, Regulatory Accounting and Reporting - Eden Prairie, MN, Other , Eden Prairie, Minnesota

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