EXPRESS SCRIPTS SERVICES COMPANY Financial Analyst in Saint Louis, Missouri

POSITION SUMMARY Responsible for supporting performance measurement and implementation of pricing strategies to meet complex provider guarantees. Manage rate updates, including loading and maintaining rates in adjudication system. Responsible for working cross functionally with Supply Chain leadership, Analytics and Network teams to implement pricing strategies. Perform analysis of claims data for key corporate strategic projects. Periodic measurement and analysis of performance to retail provider contractual guarantees. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS * Monthly close, forecast and variance reporting and analysis, including maintaining and updating comprehensive monthly financial package to Operations team and Sr Management. * Development, analysis and communication of reporting provided to Client Services teams. * Assists in the preparation of the annual expense budget and prepares budget packages for senior management. * Analyze and report on various information requests from Operations Finance team, Corporate Finance team and Senior Management. * Be a liaison for Operations Finance within the Project Control Team through weekly attendance and partnership with Operations Area peers. * Conducts special projects as assigned. QUALIFICATIONS * Bachelor s degree in related field or 8 11 years equivalent work experience. * 2-5 years of relevant work experience or a Master s degree. * Must be proficient with Microsoft Excel, Word and Office; Experience with Hyperion Essbase and/or Hyperion Workspace preferred; Familiarity with Visual Basic preferred. * Understanding and development history of Net Present Value and Discounted Cash Flow models. * Ability to work cross-functionally to resolve issues and collect reports. * Ability to handle analysis from issue identification to proposal of potential solutions. * Demonstrated initiative with commitment and ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines. * Knowledge of PBM or Healthcare industry preferred. * Demonstrated modeling, trending and forecasting skills. * Strong business, organizational and communication skills. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT If your niche is in financial reporting and analysis, underwriting, cash management, audit, or investor relations, our Finance department may be a perfect fit for you. Our teams within Finance work together to ensure our spending stays on track, and that we remain a profitable industry leader. We re always on the lookout for innovative people who think outside the box to join our team. ABOUT Company Advance your career with the company that makes it easier for people to choose better health. Company is a leading healthcare company serving tens of millions of consumers. We are looking for individuals who are passionate, creative and committed to creating systems and service solutions that promote better health outcomes. Join the company that Fortune magazine ranked as one of the \\"Most Admired Companies\\" in the pharmacy category. Then, use your intelligence, creativity, integrity and hard work to help us enhance our products and services. We offer a highly competitive base salary and a comprehensive benefits program, including medical, prescription drug, dental, vision, 401k with company match, life insurance, paid time off, tuition assistance and an employee stock purchase plan. Express Scripts is an equal opportunity employer/disability/veteran. *LI-JB3.Employer's Job# ESMEUS6988Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.