DaVita Business Analyst - Revenue Operations (ROPS), Yield Optimization Team in Tacoma, Washington

Here's what you can expect as a Business Analyst for Revenue Operations (ROPS), Yield Optimization Team at DaVita: This position will understand the intricacies of the Revenue Cycle and initiate/co-drive project work that affects the bottom line of the organization and helps take ROPS to World Class via strategic, measured, and intentional methods of improving Yield. The ideal candidate in this role will have excellent written and/or verbal communication, analytical skills and demonstrate ability to think critically and operate somewhat autonomously. Business Analysts will be able to synthesize findings through root cause analysis and/or data analytics, knowledge from previous projects and relationships with business partners in order to recommend, facilitate and drive process improvements. Analysts will see the process through from start to finish in terms of gathering data, communicating with partners, implementation, and post-implementation plans. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Initiate and drive work streams of projects that directly impact the organization's overall health via improved Yield. This includes being able to create and maintain a robust project plan, set challenging goals and deadlines per executive asks, calculating impact to Yield, Bad Debt, and overall project ROI, and solution analysis. A Business Analyst will also participate and potentially lead project updates with executives and stakeholders, some of which may be high visibility to VPs and above. Proactively monitor team's book of business outcomes and findings through data analytics and/or trend analysis and root cause analysis. Take these findings and develop/pitch/initiate process improvements in the areas with the most significant impacts to the organization. Meet with project teams on an ongoing basis, facilitate project team next steps through data driven findings on a facilitator and/or (data) analytical support level. Meet with business partners regularly and impacted teams to maintain relationships with, and provide high level updates and results to on initiatives. Ad hoc data analytics and deep dive requests. Minimum Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent required; Bachelor's degree preferred Minimum of two (2) years' experience (will also consider new or recent graduates with experience working on projects in class while in school) Project Management Experience preferred Proven ability to be successful in an autonomous work environment Intermediate Proficiency in all Microsoft Office Applications Experience with data analysis and/or process innovation Strong ability to create and/or communicate executive level materials Demonstrated ability to conduct and interpret quantitative and qualitative analyses Demonstrative technical and/or statistical understanding (i.e. Netezza, PL/SQL, Tableau, Oracle, Machine Learning / Artificial Intelligence, Python, SPSS, Statistical Modeling, etc.) Here is what you can expect when you join our Village: A "community first, company second" culture based on Core Values that really matter. Clinical outcomes consistently ranked above the national average. Award-winning education and training across multiple career paths to help you reach your potential. Performance-based rewards based on stellar individual and team contributions. A comprehensive benefits package designed to enhance your health, your financial well-being and your future. Dedication, above all, to caring for patients suffering from chronic kidney failure across the nation. Join us as we pursue our vision "To Build the Greatest Healthcare Community the World has Ever Seen." Why wait? Explore a career with DaVita today. Go to http://careers.davita.com to learn more or apply. DaVita is an equal opportunity/af