Job Description

Senior Financial Analyst

  • 495241
  • Full-time


The Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS), Arizona’s Medicaid agency, is driven by its mission to deliver comprehensive, cost-effective health care to Arizonans in need. AHCCCS is a nationally acclaimed model among Medicaid programs, and a recipient of multiple awards for excellence in workplace effectiveness and flexibility. Among government agencies, AHCCCS is recognized for high employee engagement and satisfaction, supportive leadership, and flexible work environments, including remote work opportunities. With career paths for seasoned professionals in a variety of fields, entry-level positions, and internship opportunities, AHCCCS offers meaningful career opportunities in a competitive industry. AHCCCS employees are passionate about their work, committed to high performance, and dedicated to serving the citizens of Arizona.

Senior Financial Analyst


Posting Details:

Salary: $60,000 - $70,000

Grade: 23

Job Summary:

The Division of Health Care Management (DHCM) is looking for a highly motivated individual to join our team as a Senior Financial Analyst in our Actuarial Unit. This position will assist in the computing of capitation rates and monitoring the financial stability of the Contractors that provide medical care to members for six programs.

Job Duties:

* Preparation of all financial information support to the AHCCCS Actuaries for all programs.

* Preparation of all program reconciliations; (e.g. risk corridor calculations for all programs).

* Assist in the preparation of Budget information to be supplied to the Division of Business and Finance.

* Assist in the preparation of the Rural Hospital Payments.

* Assistance as needed between AHCCCs actuaries and ISD for the capitation rate setting data books for all programs.

* Preparation of capitation rate or reconciliation information for the Contractors

* Preparation of necessary capitation rate information for the AHCCCS website.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities (KSAs):

* Demonstrated proficiency in financial analysis principles and strong accounting and financial reporting.

* Proficient in project management skills and high level of attention to detail.

* Proficient in Excel.

* Experienced with AHCCCS or managed health care programs

Selective Preference(s):

* Finance or accounting related degree, C.P.A. or Masters level degreed preferred.

* Combination of five years experience with capitation rate setting or financial analysis required

* Cognos, ACCESS, SAS and Data Manipulation


At AHCCCS, we promote the importance of work/life balance by offering workplace flexibility and a variety of learning and career development opportunities. Among the many benefits of a career with the State of Arizona, there are 10 paid holidays per year, accrual of sick and annual leave, affordable medical benefits and participation in the Arizona State Retirement Plan.

For a complete list of benefits provided by The State of Arizona, please visit our benefits page

Contact Us:

Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation such as a sign language interpreter or an alternative format by contacting 602-417-4497.
Requests should be made as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation. Arizona State Government is an AA/EOE/ADA Reasonable Accommodation Employer.

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