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MARSH & MCLENNAN COMPANIES, INC

Pharmacy Analyst

MARSH & MCLENNAN COMPANIES, INC - Minneapolis, MN

Mercer Government Human Services Consulting (GHSC) specializes in assisting government-sponsored programs in becoming more efficient purchasers of health and welfare services. Mercer GHSC brings a team of consultants, clinicians, actuaries, analysts, and accountants to a project to assure a coordinated approach to the administrative, operational, actuarial, and financial components of public-sponsored health and welfare programs.

The Government Consulting Pharmacy Analyst will provide accurate and timely data and financial analysis on various actuarial/financial projects for government sponsored health and welfare programs. To fulfill this role, the Government Consulting Pharmacy Analyst will:

Summarize and validate data in Excel and Access. Work with project lead to scope data aspect of project and determine type and features of data model to be used.   

In conjunction with project lead, update and enhance existing models with new data sets and assumptions. 

Summarize and validate data from multiple internal and external data.  Review data for accuracy and completeness of data before and after data is entered into the Data Model.

Build and/or update complex data models in Excel and/or Access.  Based on client need and project team input, assist in the development flexible and unique data model.  Scoping data model includes defining and understanding the data set, determining the best framework of the model, work with project lead to determine all pieces of data sets and determine and apply assumptions.  Data models should be flexible and broad enough to make adjustments and changes at different points in process. 

Build supplemental ad hoc analysis as needed

Discuss and explain the analysis and impact of model on data to team and project leader.

Check and review that source data and data calculations are correct.  Ensure appropriate peer review protocol is adhered to.  Review project documentation, including technical write ups, certification, executive summary that is specific to employee's contribution to the project

Gain an understanding of government sponsored Health and Welfare programs through participation in mandatory office sponsored analyst training, including peer review and actuarial concepts and protocols. 

Train junior team members on procedures and protocol.  Share knowledge of data modeling with junior staff.  Become familiar with intranet resources by participating in training courses, online learning, or through learning from more experienced colleagues.

Project management skills including: managing the quality and timeliness of project deliverables, delegate project tasks to junior staff and ensure deadlines for tasks are met. 

Participating in client calls and meetings as appropriate

Ensure project team is regularly updated on owns project status.  Take notes during team meeting and follow up with action items and assignments

Qualifications

BA/BS Degree or equivalent experience required. Pharmacy benefit management experience strongly preferred

Minimum one to three years of industry experience required

Knowledge of MS Office Tools.  Intermediate to advanced skills in Excel.  Intermediate skills in Access.

Strong analytical and mathematical skills

Excellent interpersonal skills; strong oral and written communication skills

Ability to organize, prioritize and handle multiple tasks in a demanding work environment

At Mercer, we make a difference in the lives of more than 110 million people every day by advancing their health, wealth, and careers. We’re in the business of creating more secure and rewarding futures for our clients and their employees — whether we’re designing affordable health plans, assuring income for retirement or aligning workers with workforce needs. Using analysis and insights as catalysts for change, we anticipate and understand the individual impact of business decisions, now and in the future. We see people’s current and future needs through a lens of innovation, and our holistic view, specialized expertise, and deep analytical rigor underpin each and every idea and solution we offer. For more than 70 years, we’ve turned our insights into actions, enabling people around the globe to live, work, and retire well. We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients. At Mercer, we say we Make Tomorrow, Today. Visit www.mercer.com

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Mercer LLC and its separately incorporated operating entities around the world are part of Marsh & McLennan Companies, a publicly held company (ticker symbol: MMC).

Marsh & McLennan Companies offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits. For more information about our company, please visit us at: http://www.mmc.com/

. We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients. For more information, please visit us at: www.mmc.com/diversity

US ONLY: Marsh & McLennan Companies and its Affiliates are EOE Minority/Female/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity employers.

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Pharmacy Analyst MARSH & MCLENNAN COMPANIES, INC - Minneapolis, MN, United States

   

Location: Minneapolis, MN

Company Profile:
Marsh & McLennan Companies is a professional services firm like no other — a global network of nearly 65,000 experts in risk, strategy, and people, united by an unusually collaborative culture that transcends business units and borders. We bring the best people together to help clients discern new possibilities and pursue them with success. For 147 years, we have grown by helping our clients prosper amid changing times and technologies, from the Industrial Revolution to the digital age. Our work today embraces many of society’s most complex challenges: sustainable business growth; the health, wealth, and performance of organizations' people; resource security; cyber security; economic instability; climate change; and terror threats.