PwC Consulting - Healthcare Associate in Columbia, South Carolina

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PwC Advisory helps our clients with their most challenging imperatives from strategy through execution. We combine the breadth of knowledge of over 48,000 global professionals with deep industry knowledge to deliver custom solutions for our clients. We work with the world's largest and most complex companies and understand the unique business issues and opportunities our clients face.

Job Description

PricewaterhouseCoopers is committed to a global sourcing strategy that leverages the strength of our worldwide network.

Our Advisory Global Sourcing and Delivery (GSD) model is a set of capabilities resident outside our core US practice that supports us in performing client service activities anywhere in the world, where the appropriate mix of talent and knowledge is available at the best value. Working together with our client service engagement teams, we tailor a plan that combines the best resource and pricing options for a specific piece of work, based on the client business drivers, delivery requirements, and value factors.

The Financial Services Delivery Center plays an integral role by supporting projects and PwC engagement teams across the US in delivering distinctive service to clients through standardization and optimization, increased flexibility, and enhanced quality.

Position/Program Requirements

Minimum Year(s) of Experience: 1 year of proven success in providing financial services-related project management

Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree

Knowledge Preferred:

Demonstrating some proven experience and knowledge in US healthcare including provider, revenue cycle management, payer and life sciences consulting.

Demonstrating exposure to US healthcare provider and payer operations, operational performance improvement including labor and productivity assessments, supply chain management and process mapping, staff modeling, policies & procedures, procedures, and revenue cycle analytics.

Skills Preferred:

Demonstrated proven and thorough knowledge or success in supporting large teams through the design and implementation of changes to strategy and operations (including people, processes, and technology changes) by demonstrating the following results::

  • Exhibiting strong business and global acumen by bringing business knowledge, innovation, and a global, cross-cultural mindset;

  • Leveraging strong analytical skills, especially through the proficiency with utilizing the Microsoft Office Suite of tools

creating accurate spreadsheets in Excel and Access, developing presentations in PowerPoint, and utilizing SAS/SQL/R, as it is an added advantage;

  • Managing and conducting quantitative and qualitative benchmarking and primary and secondary analyses of large and complex data;

  • Delivering significant business results that utilize strategic and creative thinking, problem solving, and taking individual initiative;

  • Leveraging pricing knowledge and analytical skills, especially as it relates to project management, project facilitation, and the development of client proposals;

  • Leading project work streams including leveraging the ability to problem-solve, prioritize, and manage multiple tasks simultaneously;

  • Demonstrating the ability to self-motivate and take responsibility for working autonomously with minimal direction; and,

  • Writing, communicating, facilitating, and presenting effectively to and/or for all levels of industry audiences, clients and internal staff and management.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law.