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Insights Analyst

Posted about 2 months ago

Our Healthcare Insurance client is seeking a Insights Analyst to join their team for a contract-to-hire role!

Our client has more than 5,000 employees and is the number 1 health insurer in the state of North Carolina serving more than 3.89 million customers.

Health care is changing, and our client is leading the way by provide innovative solutions that simplify the health care system, improve efficiency and outcomes, and help rein in costs. Our client is a not-for-profit with headquarters in Durham, NC.

Position: Insights Analyst
Location: Remote
Term: 6 months contract to hire

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for providing analytic support, which includes data collection, trending, analytics, reporting and forecasting functions to ensure data integrity.
  • Will design, develop, and analyze reporting controls and procedures for the department and internal clients.
  • Write SQL queries and use SQL tools to access, summarize, manipulate and capture member, claim, provider and other stakeholder data
  • Develop new reports and report templates to support business needs by utilizing Excel, other reporting tools, and data mining techniques
  • Provide programming support to extract and analyze data from different enterprise systems
  • Monitor and analyze utilization, quality and expense data to determine department improvement areas
  • Identify trends and participate in problem-solving investigation and analyses to make recommendations to business areas to effectively assist them with decision making on operational or other business issues
  • Develop, implement, and maintain consistent processes for data quality controls to ensure data integrity and make recommendations to improve data integrity
  • Point of contact for audit processes and procedures
  • Suggest procedural changes as necessary to provide the level of reporting required
  • Develop and maintain document processes to generate reports
  • Research, gather, prepare, and substantially edit reports, graphics and other materials
  • Present findings and recommendations to business areas
  • May represent department on project teams and process optimization efforts that require analysis, interviews, procedure design, documentation and implementation
  • Produce monthly, quarterly and annual reports for distribution and provide ongoing user support for ad hoc reporting, questions, queries, and problem support
  • May maintain departmental inventory of queries - looking for opportunities to move to a production state with system generated reports, eliminating duplicates, and creating a single source process for repository, and guidelines for execution to minimize taxing the production systems
  • Work collaboratively with customers to complete effective needs analyses to successfully provide analytic support and problem solving assistance to business areas

Is this a good fit? (Requirements)

  • Bachelors degree
  • 3 years of experience with data analysis and preparation including use of statistical methods and experience with very large data sets using SQL, Python, R or other programming language
  • If no degree, 5 years of experience as stated above
  • Experience in presenting data findings/analysis and making business recommendations to leadership staff
****To be eligible to contract at this client you must be able to pass a drug test and criminal background check. This client requires all employees, temporary labor, consultants, and contractors to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by 12/08/21, subject to approved medical or religious exemptions.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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