Government Consultant I - Informatics

US048 Mercer Health & Benefits LLC

Job Description
Company:MercerDescription:Mercer is seeking candidates for a role in our Government Informatics Practice. This role can be based in Phoenix, AZ., Atlanta GA., or Minneapolis, MN.Senior Government Consultant - InformaticsWhat can you expect?Be a part of the team that leverages our knowledge and expertise to help states manage the challenges and complexities of the health care worldWork alongside passionate, critical-thinking colleagues to assist government-sponsored programs in becoming more efficient purchasers of health servicesBe on the cutting edge of health care reform. We partner with states and the Federal government on implementing a wide variety of health care and human services issues, including actuarial, data/systems analysis, clinical, policy, pharmacy, operations, and procurementBeyond the in-depth training provided, new employees are included on client teams immediately, providing unique opportunities to learn more while helping team members with critical workloads and making a difference to our clientsAs part of Mercer, Government Human Services Consulting(GHSC) offers its expertise within a small business atmosphereWhat's in it for you?Work for a global company with excellent benefits and a dynamic cultureExcellent growth/advancement opportunityWe run many social and new-hire events, outings, and employee networks. Having fun in the work you do comes from being a part of a client team and contributing to its successWe will count on you to:Observe, evaluate and create data model architectures to ensure they are aligned with the scope of the projectIdentify data anomalies and exceptions as observed in project deliverables (reports, analysis), communicating these data anomalies with project and client team and providing insight, expertise and direction on addressing issuesProject manage multiple tasks on different projects simultaneously, including: Verifying the quality and timeliness of project deliverables and ensuring client deliverables are client readyWork directly with clients to clarify project scope and be resource for client to answer project related questionsAct as resource for support staff, answer questions, provide workarounds for obstacles that ariseWhat you need to have:BA/BS or equivalent experience required5+ years of industry experience requiredThorough understanding of health care dataExperience using SAS, SQL or equivalent programming languageWhat makes you ideal for the role?Strong analytical and mathematical skills.Excellent interpersonal skills; strong oral and written communication skillsAbility to prioritize and handle multiple tasks in a demanding work environmentTo learn more about Mercer's GHSC practice, please visit www.mercer-government.mercer.comMercer believes in building brighter futures by redefining the world of work, reshaping retirement and investment outcomes, and unlocking real health and well-being. Mercer's more than 25,000 employees are based in 44 countries and the firm operates in over 130 countries. Mercer is a business of Marsh & McLennan (NYSE: MMC), the world's leading professional services firm in the areas of risk, strategy and people, with 76,000 colleagues and annual revenue of $17 billion. Through its market-leading businesses including Marsh, Guy Carpenter and Oliver Wyman, Marsh & McLennan helps clients navigate an increasingly dynamic and complex environment. For more information, visit Follow Mercer on Twitter @Mercer.Marsh & McLennan Companies and its Affiliatesare EOEMinority/Female/Disability/Vet/SexualOrientation/Gender Identity employers.