Sr Analyst, Actuarial

Full-time | Plymouth Meeting, PA

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Sr Analyst, Actuarial

Full-time | Plymouth Meeting, PA


Hello we’re Accolade.

We have an opportunity to change the way consumers experience the healthcare system that’s really not working in their favor. Our mission is to make life better for the consumer, drive costs down for the business, and actually make people healthier through compassion, expertise, and technology.

Job Details

Accolade at a glance…
Accolade provides personalized health and benefits solutions designed to empower every person to live their healthiest life. Using a blend of cloud-based technologies, specialized support from Accolade Health Assistants® and Clinicians, and integrated data and programs across mobile, online and phone, Accolade navigates people through the healthcare system with trust, empathy and ease. Employers of all sizes offer Accolade to employees and their families as the single place to turn for all health, healthcare, and benefits questions or concerns, increasing their engagement in benefits and connecting them to the highest quality providers and care. By empowering people to make better decisions about their health, Accolade lowers the cost and complexity of healthcare, and achieves consumer satisfaction ratings over 90% and an NPS of 60. The company has been recognized multiple times as a Fastest Growing Business, Top Workplace and Company to Watch. For more information, visit Accolade on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and at

Role overview

The Sr Actuarial Analyst is responsible for supporting the analysis, reporting and savings calculations for various customers within the Strategic Market Segment.   This customer analysis will showcase Accolade’s value & outcomes and will be communicated to their manager, their peers and other internal partners such as Customer Partnerships or Operations.  They will create ad-hoc reporting as directed and analyze data to identify new variances or areas of opportunity.   

A day in the life…

  • Support analytics & reports that produce key metrics, and highlight areas where Accolade creates value and identify new opportunities for value creation.
  • Work with Product Management teams to develop & outline the requirements for product evaluation, support the construction of final customer facing reports that detail analysis findings, and provide guidance on how to communicate results to key partners.
  • Using analytic and technical skills, identify opportunities and design solutions to better automate Actuarial processes or to compare/contrast results across Accolade’s book of business.
  • Support customers with customized analysis, unique to their population or health programs and communicate those findings both internally and externally.
  • Support monthly production analysis of Accolade’s Savings results, including validating financial reconciliation, analyzing results for outlier patterns, and communicating summarized results to internal and external partners.
  • Analyze healthcare spend and utilization patterns to uncover drivers of results with large and small populations.
  • Evaluate the programs provided by Accolade’s partners for the impact they have on cost and utilization. This would include telemedicine, second opinion services, cost transparency, etc.  Create reporting and communicate results.

What we are looking for…

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a field such as: Actuarial Science, Risk Management, Data Science, Mathematics, Statistics or related field.
  • Associate in the Society of Actuaries preferred, but not required.
  • 5+ years of actuarial or healthcare data analysis experience.
  • Excellent Excel & PowerPoint skills.
  • Good/Excellent SQL skills.
  • Good written and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Strong technical skills with deep understanding of actuarial concepts and ability to apply them to work product.
  • Independent worker: courage, decision quality, listening, drive for results, customer and client focus, integrity and ability to deal with ambiguity.
  • Consistently demonstrate ability to influence and negotiate with internal partners.
  • The ability to organize, manage and prioritize multiple projects at one time.
  • Inquisitive, analytical, problem-solving in nature.
  • Data-driven, detail-oriented and fact-based; focused on getting the best answer for customers and clients.
  • Hands-on, action-oriented style.
  • Proven ability to roll up your sleeves and make a contribution quickly.
  • A team player capable of working effectively with individuals throughout the organization.

What is important to us

Creating an enduring company that is hyper-focused on our culture and making a meaningful impact in the lives of our employees, members and customers. The secret to our success is:

We find joy and purpose in serving others
Making a difference in our members’ and customers’ lives is what we do.  Even when it’s hard, we do the right thing for the right reasons.
We roll up our sleeves and get stuff done
Results motivate us. And we aren't afraid of the hard work or tough decisions needed to get us there.
We are strong individually and together, we’re powerful
Trusting in our colleagues and embracing their different backgrounds and experiences enable us to solve tough problems in creative ways, having fun along the way.
We’re boldly and relentlessly reinventing healthcare
We're curious and act big -- not afraid to knock down barriers or take calculated risks to change the world, one person at a time. 

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.


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