Data Analyst - London

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Recruiter
BCT Resourcing
Location
London, London
Salary
£60,000 - £80,000 per annum
Posted
26 Jul 2017
Expires
23 Aug 2017
Ref
1446362
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Data Analyst - London
£60000 - £80000 per annum

Role Overview:

* Provision of analytical support for this small and lean operating team with increasing responsibility
* Support the delivery of effective sourcing and management of Treatment Providers (hospitals/clinics/diagnostic centres) ensuring they provide the right clinical services to claimants based on achieving better outcomes
* Provision of analyses and development of tools which support the control of treatment costs through better negotiation and management of quality / value from provider relationships
* Development of MI to help the client better control and reduce claim costs
* A crucial member of a strengthening and motivated negotiations and relationships team

Responsibilities:

Hospital Relationships

* Provision of analyses that support the negotiation and agreement of a set of base charges and associated outcomes with a range of Treatment Providers (including major hospital groups, independents and NHS Trusts)
* Provision of analyses which facilitate the creation and maintenance of contracts and relationships with all appropriate Treatment Providers with a particular focus on managing variances in performance and continuous improvement.

Strategy & Planning

* Support evolving strategies for each treatment provider for the short and longer term to meet financial targets
* Provision of analyses that prompt changes to the established Treatment Provider landscape, and modeling based on pricing and the overall impact to the business
* Support the data requirements of an expanding scope for the client with additional hospitals, other healthcare providers and consultants

MI & Analysis:

* Accurate and timely maintenance and management of the insurers medical facility database
* Collation of aggregated data for reporting and analytical purposes
* Collation and distribution of each parties unique clinical data using visualisation tools

Regulatory:

* Understand and comply with all relevant rules, regulation, and legislation applicable to the role, including competition law, to ensure the client remains compliant
* Help with the identification of risks that impact the business, customers or other third parties

Required Outcomes:

* Effective relationship with both Insurers established, with regular operational updates and effective responses to insurer concerns
* Agree strategy with each Insurer to maximize opportunity
* Delivery of formal contracts and effective ongoing governance and relationships in place at 6 major hospital groups and selected London independent hospitals
* Delivery of agreed base rate cost reduction targets within contract terms
* Ensure continued opportunities to extract value from the clients phased approach
* Develop strategy to work with hospitals and other providers to identify and agree areas of operational and efficiency improvements
* Effective relationship with Healthcode established, with clear mechanisms for ensuring integrity of shared databases and contract terms

Experience:

* Substantial experience in analysis, data modeling and 'what if' scenarios
* Solid experience with a variety of systems and data extraction tools for manipulating large data sets, in a healthcare setting
* Familiarity with and interest in the private healthcare sector
* Ideally an understanding of the health insurance market and the operational management of hospital service providers

Skills:

* Given lean structure of the business, possess a broad range of skills including:-
* Capable of analysing and interpreting information to measure cost performance of existing service providers and new initiatives
* Making recommendations on future activity; ensuring insights are communicated effectively and are fully understood by stakeholders
* Highly numerate with the ability to understand the 'why' behind the numbers and what that means for the business
* Strong stakeholder engagement skills, able to work both with senior internal and external stakeholders
* Experience of managing multiple priorities to strict deadlines
* Excellent communication, influencing, interpersonal and organisational skills
* A good team player but with proven ability to self-motivate
* First-rate Excel skills, ability to effectively utilise visualisation tools
* Ideally with SQL or other database experience and ability to generate supporting documentation
* Strong awareness of data protection and governance principles

Qualifications:

Finance / statistical qualification or Chartered Financial Analyst desirable