Actuarial Student Senior Job:
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota

23308-en_US
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
Eagan Minnesota
Healthcare
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About Blue Cross



At Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota, we are developing industry-leading strategies every day that make a healthy difference in people’s lives. Blue Cross has a legacy of improving health through innovation because we believe that everyone should have the opportunity to live the healthiest life possible. Chartered in 1933 as the state’s first health plan, we’ve been serving the health care needs of Minnesotans for more than 80 years.



Blue Cross supports you with competitive pay and a comprehensive benefits package. Many Employee Resource Groups are active in the company, promoting inclusion and helping us meet the diverse needs of our workforce and our members. Join us, and enjoy a work environment where all employees are respected and valued — a workplace honored with a perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index for 2017. Find your place at a company that cares.



 


Description Summary

This position applies knowledge of mathematics, probability and statistics in the area of health and life insurance. This position identifies issues, gathers and analyzes a wide variety of data and presents results and recommendations to management. May represent the department/division on corporate projects. Receives assistance from either management of senior positions when necessary.


Accountabilities


  1. Responsible for portion of the department workload including retrieving and analyzing appropriate data and identifying issues to be researched.

  2. This also includes the documentation of methods, procedures and results.

  3. Assists senior actuarial positions in the development of mathematical models in connection with other departments to predict the impact of proposed changes.

  4. Work with senior positions or management to understand/interpret the financial impact of decisions made by retrieving and analyzing claim costs, revenue and/or other relevant data.

  5. Provide data and analysis to assist in evaluating the impact of proposed benefit, system or process changes.

  6. May represent the department/division on corporate projects.

  7. Improve upon technical skills required for data retrieval and summarization.

  8. Improve upon corporate business knowledge.

  9. Makes satisfactory progress according to the Actuarial Student Program guidelines.

  10. Other specific accountabilities as assigned by management.


Requirements


  • Bachelor’s degree in mathematics, statistics, actuarial science, economics or related field and 2 years of experience in statistical analysis or actuarial work. ·

  • Actuarial Exams plus VEE attainment 

  • Basic problem solving and analytical skills

  • Good oral and written communication skills

  • Strong PC skills

  • Data retrieval skills

  • Relational data base experience

  • Works independently


Preferred Requirements

FLSA Status

Exempt


Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer that values diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other legally protected characteristic.



Make a difference



Thank you for your interest in Blue Cross. Be part of a company that lets you be you — and make a healthy difference in people’s lives every day



Blue Cross is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer that values diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other legally protected characteristic.



Blue Cross® and Blue Shield® of Minnesota and Blue Plus® are nonprofit independent licensees of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association

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