Director Actuarial Services, Pricing - Minnetonka, MN or US Telecommute at UnitedHealth Group in Minnetonka, Minnesota

Posted in Other 6 days ago.

Type: Full-time





Job Description:

What makes your Actuarial career greater with UnitedHealth Group? Advancement, access to data, variety of product lines, and rewards for delivering on our mission ensures you will always be challenged to do your best.

The Director Actuarial Services, Pricing leads and manages teams with responsibility for coaching actuaries and developing student actuaries. This position will be a State Actuary supporting the Individual medical product line. They will work with the health plans to develop product strategy and pricing for the on-exchange individual products. The Director Actuarial Services, Pricing is a subject matter expert and trusted advisor for health plan leadership in ensuring that program rates are competitive, adequate and actuarially sound. This individual will lead and/or coordinate analytical efforts to support the rate setting process including competitive analysis, network analysis, risk adjustment, trend, actuarial benefit value analysis, etc. This individual will determine the implications of these items on strategy, premiums and various product proposals. Additional Projects may include:
  • Developing actuarial models
  • Preparing experience analyses
  • Preparing regulatory filings
  • Assisting in the development of financial forecasts and projections
The preferred location for this position is Minnetonka, MN. Candidates that would need to telecommute will also be considered. You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it take to succeed in your role, as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Actuarial Science, Math, Economics or related degree
  • ASA or FSA designation
  • 5+ years of actuarial experience
  • Prior actuarial experience in health care, specifically with experience in developing program rates and pricing methodologies for Medicare, HMO, PPO, POS, Medicaid or Specialty Benefits products
  • Advanced or higher level of proficiency building models in MS Excel
Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience managing or supervising others
  • Proficiency with SAS and/or SQL
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Careers at UnitedHealthcare Medicare & Retirement.
The Boomer generation is the fastest growing market segment in health care. And we are the largest business in the nation dedicated to serving their unique health and well-being needs. Up for the challenge of a lifetime? Join a team of the best and the brightest to find bold new ways to proactively improve the health and quality of life of these 9 million customers. You'll find a wealth of dynamic opportunities to grow and develop as we work together to heal and strengthen our health care system. Ready? It's time to do your life's best work.(sm)

*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy.

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: Actuary, Actuarial Services, pricing, actuarial, SAS, SQL, ASA, FSA