Centene Corporation Manager, Data Analysis - Enterprise Analytics in Clayton, Missouri

ProfessionalPosition Purpose: Support analytic data needs for assigned business unit. Handle complex data requests and acts as a “go to” person for other Data Analysts.

  • Identify and prioritize recurring and ad hoc data analysis needs of the Health Plan to enable management to control medical costs and ensure delivery of quality healthcare to members

  • Coordinate analysis and develop initiatives with cross health plan initiatives and capabilities

  • Perform analysis and reporting to support the Health Plan and Corporate

  • Manage development efforts with technical team liaisons, including business requirements gathering and documentation, testing, delivery and user adoption, and effectively communicate deliverable expectations to the Health Plan

  • Analyze plan data including service and clinical trend analysis

  • Develop reports through various data reporting tools

  • Manage, mentor, and train team of analysts

Preferred Experience:

  • Help identify and understand data from internal and external sources for competitive, scenario and performance analyses, and financial modeling to gain member/provider insight into new and existing processes and business opportunities.

  • Direct the consolidation, organization, and manipulation of health information to support medical expenditure and utilization analyses and evaluate new tools/develop new models to analytically support existing and future business

  • Act as liaison/analyst manager for internal stakeholders, understand their needs and translate them into reporting and analytic solutions.

  • Analyze issues using enrollment, utilization, clinical, medical management, financial and other corporate data, and information from both modeled internal data as well as disparate internal and external sources. Also help staff develop better analysis skills, understanding use cases and their value to the organization.

  • Work with departmental staff to identify requirements for reporting and / or business intelligence tools.

  • Prepare clear, well-organized project-specific documentation, including, at a minimum, analytic methods used, key decision points and caveats, with sufficient detail to support comprehension and replication. Delegating or providing direction and feedback to staff when appropriate.

Education/Experience: Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent experience. Master’s degree preferred. 5+ years of data analysis experience, preferably in healthcare. Previous experience as a lead in a functional area, managing cross functional teams on large scale projects or supervisory experience including hiring, training, assigning work and managing the performance of staff. Advanced SQL and Microsoft Excel skills, relational database knowledge, and various data reporting tool experience preferred. Knowledge of statistics and application of high level mathematical models in medical and pharmacy claims data preferred. Understanding of health insurance business, claims payment procedures, strategies and trends in health care government programs preferred.

Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.

TITLE: Manager, Data Analysis - Enterprise Analytics

LOCATION: Clayton, Missouri

REQNUMBER: 1107971

COMPANY: Health Insurance Operations

POSITION TYPE: Professional