Financial Analyst II in Rocky Hill, CT at Beacon Health Options

Date Posted: 3/23/2020

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Job Description

We Help People Live their Lives to the Fullest Potential!

For more than 30 years, Beacon has changed the way people live with behavioral health conditions. Today, we are the undisputed leader in behavioral health management, serving 40 million people across all 50 states. At Beacon, we are committed to delivering a ‘world-class’ candidate experience from the moment you click ‘Apply’! Our goal is to help you reach your fullest potential, while utilizing your talents and expertise to help us deliver on our promise.

Do you have a passion for helping others? If so, we are looking for you!

Beacon is currently seeking a Financial Analyst II to join our team at our Rocky Hill, CT office. This position will Perform financial analysis and reporting on client accounts in the Public Sector Division: includes monthly preparation and analysis of management reports including revenue, expense, margin, FTE, membership, contract variances, performance targets, and fiscal analysis of client agreements.  Develop contract budgets, forecasts and client reconciliation reports. Maintain on-going contract analyses and prepare quarterly and annual reconciliation.  Assist with client proposals.  Reconcile claims and non-traditional payments with funding. Serve as a liaison between account management team and finance and provide back up to other financial ledgers.

What does a typical day look like?

  • General Ledger: Oversee assigned PSD ledgers. Manage distribution of site operating expenses to various departments, contracts, and other site ledgers.
  • Engagement Center Administrative Reports: Prepare monthly reports that reflect trends in Rev/Exp/CCM; FTE; Spending Rates; and Performance Targets. Prepare monthly run rate analyses. Analyze revenue and expense by contract source. Assist with monthly reporting of results.
  • Internal Utilization Management Reports: Research and identify utilization and unit cost trends and spending rates including PMPM.
  • Budget: Complete the annual budget preparation (revenue, medical, and operating expenses) and perform ongoing monthly variance analysis to ensure that budget targets are achieved for all contracts within the ledger.
  • For assigned contracts, serve as Primary Financial Resource: Trouble-shooting with respect to payroll and expense coding; invoicing, and accounts receivable, etc. Attend client meetings as needed.
  • Specialized reporting and analysis, including preparation and analysis of state reconciliation reports, and reporting in Client on-line system, and management of non-traditional payment processes and reconciliation.
  • Safeguarding of assets through comparison of monthly national fixed asset reports.
  • Apply Beacon policies and procedures consistently. Maintain confidentiality of Clients,

Business Records and Reports. Maintain ethical and professional standards. Maintain individual productivity and performance standards. Meet Departmental expectations, accuracy, productivity, and performance standards. Complete tasks accurately and within required timeframes. Promote and adherer to the components of the Compliance Program.

  • Ensure that job tasks are performed in a legal and ethical manner. Actively assess work area for non-compliance issues and notify supervisor or call Ethics Hotline. Adhere to compliance training requirements and understand that training is a required condition of employment.

What you Contribute?

Education: Bachelor’s Degree, Finance or Accounting.

Licensure: NA

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and computerized accounting systems required
  • Proficiency in Hyperion / Oracle systems and Essbase strongly preferred.
  • At least five - seven years of work experience with at least three years of financial analytics preferred.
  • Knowledge of Medicaid and behavioral health sector is preferred.

What Makes Us Different?

  • Here, it’s not just a job – it’s an opportunity to change lives.
  • Our employees are learners, innovators and original thinkers.
  • Our mission and values guide the way we treat our members, providers and each other.

What We Have to Offer:

  • Healthcare benefits available starting day 1!
  • Health & wellbeing incentives, such as gym membership reimbursement
  • 401K with company match to help reach your future financial goals
  • Generous PTO, because we know life happens outside of work
  • Tuition reimbursement so you can keep reaching your fullest potential

If Beacon sounds like the place for you, what are you waiting for? Apply with us today to get started!

Beacon Health Options is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer as well as a Drug Free and Tobacco Free Work Environment. EOE/AA/M/F/Veterans/Disabled

At Beacon Health Options, our candidate's data privacy is a top priority. Our recruiting team conducts all communications using official company email ( Only candidates who have applied for an open position through our Careers page ( will be engaged in our interview process. Beacon conducts all interviews in person or over the phone. At no time during the recruiting process will any Beacon recruiter request any financial or personally identifiable information from you.