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UW Medicine Contracting & Payer Relations has an outstanding opportunity for an Actuarial Analyst. You will be responsible for evaluating, managing, and advising on financial risks for UW Medicine Contracting & Payer Relations. Use your knowledge of healthcare business and economics to provide strategic and financial advice.
Competitive candidates will bring creative actuarial capabilities, good communication and interpersonal skills, and organizational talents. A high degree of self-motivation and the ability to contribute to an analytical team are also necessary for success.
You will work with consulting actuaries to develop and utilize actuarial models, analyze healthcare cost and utilization data, complete actuarial calculations, and implement software solutions.
The Actuarial Analyst will communicate regularly with financial directors and internal/external stakeholders are all levels (including executive heads). It will be critical for this role to manage high-level relationship management with these key individuals to ensure the success of partnerships and business outcomes.
Master's degree in Math, Finance, or Actuarial Sciences and at least 4-5 years of professional contract data and reporting compliance, payer contract deliverables, contract financial outcomes, estimations, and monitoring.
An equivalent combination of education and experience may substitute for stated requirements.
Healthcare experience in an actuarial firm or health plan. Experience with UW Medicine data systems. SQL proficiency preferred.
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