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)Positions in this function maintain general ledger accounts and related activities for the production of financial statements and reports. They perform account reconciliations and analyses, prepare journal entries and reviews accounting classifications, in accordance with generally-accepted accounting principles. They analyze and prepare financial statements, including balance sheets and statements of financial position. They are also involved in the monthly/quarterly 'close' process, and prepare documentation in support of external and internal audits. Employees in jobs labeled with SCA must support a government Service Contract Act (SCA) agreement.Primary Responsibilities:Maintain general ledger accounts and related activities for the production of financial statements and reportsPerform account reconciliations and analyses, prepares journal entries and reviews accounting classifications, in accordance with generally-accepted accounting principlesAnalyze and prepare financial statements, including balance sheets and statements of financial positionInvolvement in the monthly/quarterly 'close' processPrepare documentation in support of external and internal auditsReview the work of othersDevelop innovative approaches for continued improvement in efficiency and effectivenessAnticipate customer needs and proactively develop solutions to meet them
Required Qualifications:Bachelor's degree with concentration in Accounting5+ years of Accounting experienceIntermediate level of proficiency with Microsoft ExcelPreferred Qualifications:Public accounting experienceHealthcare experienceAccounting experience handling regulated entitiesExperience with Hyperion Essbase, PeopleSoft Financials, and Microsoft AccessCareers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)Job Keywords: Manager, Accounting, Accountancy, Gurgaon, Haryana
Internal Number: 745827
About UnitedHealth Group
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.