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Job location: Albany, NY

Line of Service: Advisory
Industry: Healthcare Services
State & City: NY-Albany
Travel Requirements: 0-20%
Position Type: Full Time
Auto req ID: 42276BR-0

PwC/LoS Overview:
Are you interested in the opportunity to work for an industry-leading firm that services clients that include the Fortune 500, and will give you the experience and exposure you need to build your career and personal brand? If you are, then PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (www.pwc.com/us) is the firm for you. PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC US) helps clients meet the challenges and opportunities of the US marketplace in the areas of assurance, tax, and advisory. We offer the advantage of being part of a global network of firms combined with detailed knowledge of local, state and US national issues. More than 169,000 people in over 158 countries across the PwC network are committed to deliver quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. People across the PwC network share knowledge, experience and solutions to develop fresh perspectives and deliver practical advice.

At PwC US, you will be part of a learning culture, where teamwork and collaboration are encouraged, excellence is rewarded, and diversity is respected and valued. We offer a flexible career progression model that allows for a variety of challenging opportunities throughout your career. We provide unparalleled coaching, mentoring, and career development programs; global opportunities; and state of the art technology-driven methodologies to help you provide quality service to our clients.

From strategy through execution, PwC Advisory helps clients build their next competitive advantage. As the world’s second largest global consulting provider, we combine the breadth of knowledge of over 35,000 global professionals with deep industry knowledge to deliver custom solutions for our clients. A long history of working with many of the world’s largest and most complex companies means we really understand the unique business challenges our clients face better than most consultancies.

Job Description:
Healthcare is a transforming industry due to legislative and regulatory demands, technology challenges, and societal trends. Our growing Health Industries Advisory practice provides management, technology and risk consulting services to help healthcare institutions around the world to anticipate and address their most complex business challenges. Our practitionars are supported by a dedicated health research unit, which is managed by a physician partner and provides our clients with cutting-edge intelligence, perspective, and analysis on issues transforming the health industry. Our professionals have deep health industry expertise and include physicians, nurses, system specialists, health policy analysts, actuaries, financial advisors, and data analysts. The Healthcare Advisory practice is aligned across: Healthcare Provider, Healthcare Payers, and Pharmaceutical and Life Science.

SMART is a team of pwc’s Health Industries professionals who have broad and extensive healthcare, financial, and accounting experience and possess knowledgeable insight into business processes and technology. They help clients translate strategy into action. The pwc team uses the technology-based SMART tool to help hospitals analyze coding quality, correct coding errors before bills are submitted, identify process improvement opportunities to reduce reimbursement risks, and measure outcomes against key performance indicators.

Position/Program Requirements:
Knowledge Preferred:
Demonstrates thorough knowledge and/or a proven track record of managing engagements emphasizing business processes and technologies related to the healthcare, financial, and accounting industries, including:

– Gathering requirements, designing, development and execution of technology plans.
– Collaborating with team members to resolve client escalations and provide technical solutions.
– Exploring new product enhancements and contributing to scope of work.
– Managing project tasks, enhancing product capabilities and meeting technical milestones.
– Creating technical documentation, developing test plans and providing analysis.
– Supporting and facilitating mitigation plans, architecture audits and project costs.

Skills Preferred:
– Demonstrates thorough ability to plan and develop client installations by managing resource allocations and reporting financial metrics, as well as manage simultaneous projects pertaining to client service development, sales and analysis.

– Demonstrates a thorough understanding of identifying and addressing client needs: build solid relationships with clients; develop an awareness of Firm services; approach client in an organized and knowledgeable manner; deliver clear requests for information; demonstrate flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks
– Demonstrates thorough abilities and/or a proven record of success as a team leader: supervising teams to create an atmosphere of trust; seeking diverse views to encourage improvement and innovation; participating in various staff recruitment and retention activities; and coaching staff including providing timely meaningful written and verbal feedback

Min Year Exp: 4 years of success in a role performing software development
Min Degree(s) and Certifications: Undergraduate Degree (e.g., BA, BS)

Job ID: 42276BR-0

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