Manufacturer Discount Specialist - Cypress, CA at United Health Group

Posted in Other 26 days ago.

Type: Full-time
Location: Cypress, California

Job Description:
We'll put you in the driver's seat on vital projects that have strategic importance to our mission of helping people lead healthier lives. Yes, we share a mission that inspires. We need your organizational talents and business discipline to help fuel ours. It's the opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

Primary Responsibilities:

  • In providing consumer-oriented health benefit plans to millions of people, our goal is to create higher quality care, lower costs and greater access to health care. As a finance professional, you will be empowered to achieve new levels of excellence and make a profound and personal impact as you contribute to new innovations in a vital and complex system
  • Responsible for accurate and timely processing of pharmaceutical rebates by establishing and maintaining contract databases in the rebate billing system, verifying rebate eligibility by client formulary and line of business and by preparing rebate billing reports and invoices sent to pharmaceutical manufacturers
  • Works with Industry Relations, Client Management, Clinical Services and assigned Pharmaceutical Manufacturers to identify rebate eligibility and formulary information
  • Works with Rebate Accounting to identify issues to payment collection and reconciliation

Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree, preferably in Accounting or Finance
  • 6+ months of financial and/or accounting experience
  • Intermediate level experience with MS Excel and other MS Office products
  • Microsoft Access experience
  • PBM experience
  • SQL experience

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.

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