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UnitedHealth Group Compensation Analyst, Finance - Golden, CO in Golden, Colorado

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)

Essential Functions:

  • Ability to effectively build reports and dashboards; gathers data into Excel and builds spreadsheets using correct formulas, notes, and links between tables and worksheets

  • Document procedures to streamline current processes and strengthen internal control

  • Prepare materials for leadership review

  • Other tasks as necessary to support the Finance Department meet corporate goals


  • Maintain and monitor new hires, transfers, and term FTEs at both an organizational and department level (and specific to the Risk Bearing Entity work)

  • Calculate turnover costs

  • Support proposed new FTE budgeted and non-budgeted as requested by the various departments at New West by providing financial justification calculations

  • Work with managers to ensure FTE GL strings are accurate, make necessary corrections to Optum

  • Support Finance Director with FTE and Workforce Cost forecasting on a quarterly basis


  • Based on a compensation market analysis, assist the Compensation department in making baseline salary recommendations for our provider staff including physicians and advanced practice clinician

  • Responsible for monthly and quarterly incentive compensation processing, validation, analysis, and distribution of incentive compensation reports

  • Audit payroll files; complete accounting journal entries as necessary

Provider & Clinic Performance:

  • Develop and prepare insightful reporting and analysis on a recurring and ad-hoc basis to communicate provider and clinic performance

  • Provide individualized business analysis to our clinics and senior leadership

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:

  • Ability to use discretion and professionalism in dealing with sensitive information

  • Intermediate level Excel skills

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • High School Diploma / GED

  • Experience with Microsoft Office

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree

  • Internship experience in a corporate environment

  • Self-starter and results focused

Opportunities with New West Physicians. Bring your passion for health care to New West Physicians in Colorado, a team committed to providing excellent service to every patient… every time. We’re not only one of the largest physician groups in Colorado with 21 offices throughout the Denver Metro area—we’re also part of Optum, a nationwide family of nearly 45,000 dedicated physicians working together to help people live their healthiest lives. That means we’re backed by the resources of a global health care organization working to help people live healthier lives and help make the health system work better for everyone. For four consecutive years, New West Physicians achieved Elite status - the highest ranking - in the America’s Physician Groups Standards of Excellence Survey. In addition, New West Physicians was selected as one of the 2017 Million Hearts® Hypertension Control Champions by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and was the 2015 recipient of AMGA's National Acclaim Award recognizing high performing medical groups bringing the American health care system closer to the ideal delivery model: one that’s safe, effective, patient-centered, timely, efficient, and equitable. It’s all possible because of our highly qualified, board-certified family practice and internal medicine physicians, hospitalists, cardiologists, gastroenterologists, psychiatrists, endocrinologists, neurologists, physician

assistants, nurse practitioners—and more. If this sounds like the place for you, it’s time to take a closer look at New West Physicians and discover a path to your life’s best work.SM

OptumCare is committed to creating an environment where physicians focus on what they do best: care for their patients. To do so, OptumCare provides administrative and business support services to both owned and affiliated medical practices which are part of OptumCare. Each medical practice part and their physician employees have complete authority with regards to all medical decision-making and patient care. OptumCare’s support services do not interfere with or control the practice of medicine by the medical practices or any of their physicians.

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Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: OptumCare is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers 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.

OptumCare is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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