Business Data Analyst
Location:
Scottsdale , Arizona
Posted:
January 02, 2017
Reference:
16010582-en-us
McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. At McKesson Specialty Health, our products and services span the full continuum of specialty patient care. From the initial phases of a product life cycle and the distribution of specialty drugs, to fully integrated healthcare technology systems, practice management support, and ultimately to patient care in the communities where they live, we empower the community patient care delivery system by helping community practices advance the science, technology and quality of care.
 
We have a vision —that the long-term vibrancy of community care will be achieved through the leadership of physicians committed to clinical excellence and innovation, enabled by close collaboration with our organization and our deep clinical, operational and technological expertise. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—by joining McKesson Specialty Health you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. You’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.
 
Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career.
 
Position Description
The position is a client facing role responsible for working closely with both internal teams and external customers to understand, define, and produce program related reports.  Responsibilities include interpreting data, creating ad hoc reports, modifying and updating standard reports when applicable, perform statistical analysis, analyze data to forecast trends and conduct predictability outcomes.  The analyst will also participate in client meetings, strategy sessions, and quarterly business reviews.  He/she must possess knowledge and experience necessary to offer recommendations and propose solutions for complex business problems and/or systems enhancements.
 
Key Responsibilities:
Program Responsibilities
  • Create and maintain program operational and financial dashboard for review by customer management and senior leadership
  • Maintain metrics for program adherence to contracted service levels as well as savings and expenses
  • Responsible for developing, interpreting and implementing financial concepts for financial planning and control.
  • Performs technical analysis to determine present and future program performance.
  • Gathers, analyzes, prepares and summarizes recommendations for, forecasting program activity, trended future requirements, and operating forecasts.
  • Performs research and studies in the areas of market trends, program outcomes and program utilization.
  • Serves as department Excel and Business Objects super user resource
  • Assist with evaluating and implementing technology enhancements including business case analysis and Capital Expense Request preparation
  • Assist with preparation & formatting for various presentations such as budgets, project updates, etc.
 
Reporting Responsibilities
  • Design, create and implement reports to analyze and display data for all assigned projects and client requests utilizing SQL, SalesForce, and Business Objects.
  • Document and understand project requirements, reporting data mapping and data warehouse repositories for assigned programs.
  • Complete full documentation of reports developed utilizing Business Requirement Documents that will be customer facing documents.
  • Receive and respond to data requests to ensure projects in queue are accurately prioritized, designed, estimated and delivered to all shareholders (client and internal teams).
  • Ensure reports are scheduled, audited and delivered according to client expectations and established Service Level Agreements (SLAs).
  • Act as primary reporting contact/liaison for Client Managers and Application Technology Partners to ensure data warehouse structures, universes, and associated data satisfactorily meets reporting requirements.
  • Develop and execute acceptance test plans to ensure data warehouse structures, universes, and associated data accurately meet business requirements

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements
5+ years accounting, finance, finance analytics or similar experience
 
Critical Skills
  • Ability to design, create and implement reports to analyze and display data for all assigned projects and delivered according to client expectations and established SLAs.
  • Ability to review all program data, perform analysis, notice trends, research and suggest solutions.
  • Experience in dissecting and deriving solutions to business or technical problems; has the ability to think out of the box and suggest multiple approaches; has the ability to integrate new information to create additional insights
  • Ability to lead and conduct customer meetings in order to understand business needs.
  • Experience in developing models to represent current and future impacts to the program and organization.
  • Advanced Microsoft Office experience (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Project), Visio, SharePoint, SQL, Business Objects, and Salesforce.
 
Additional Knowledge & Skills
  • Experience creating dashboards in Tableau
  • Healthcare or Call Center reporting experience, highly desired
  • Excellent written and verbal communication, and presentation skills
  • Exercise excellent judgment within defined standards and guidelines to manage conflict resolution and/or ambiguous situations
  • Experience developing partnerships with the technical, business, and sales teams utilizing strong communication and team building skills
 
Education
MBA preferred in finance or related field or equivalent experience
 
Physical Requirements
General Office Demands
 
Travel
20% travel may be required
 
Benefits & Company Statement
McKesson believes superior performance – individual and team – that helps us drive innovations and solutions to promote better health should be recognized and rewarded. We provide a competitive compensation program to attract, retain and motivate a high-performance workforce, and it’s flexible enough to meet the different needs of our diverse employee population.
 
We are in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payers, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting.
 
But we can’t do it without you. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—whatever your title, whatever your role, you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company—and of healthcare. At McKesson, you’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.
 
McKesson is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer – minorities/females/veterans/persons with disabilities.
 
Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.
 

Agency Statement
No agencies please.

A little about us:
McKesson is in business for better health.

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