Business Analyst, Strategic Sourcing Management
The Advisory Board Company - Washington, DC

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Our performance technology collaborative offer user-friendly, Web-enabled dashboard platforms with tremendous analytic capabilities. These solutions focus on strategically important areas, including physician alignment, revenue cycle, accountable care, and surgical profitability. We pair our technology with dedicated implementation support and collaborative cohort networking—all grounded in best practice research. The results: one in three inpatient admissions in the United States flows through our technology platforms, our performance technologies generate $500+ million in realized value per year for members, and we have over 1 million user sessions annually.

The Business Analyst manages a pool of clients through the implementation process of the web-based business intelligence application. The Business Analyst manages the client relationship, sets and executes against project milestones, and manages client satisfaction and engagement throughout the implementation lifecycle. Business Analysts integrate and transform institutions’ data into easy-to-use dashboards and reports that help illustrate performance improvement opportunities.

Job Responsibilities :
  • Set and execute against project milestones for a portfolio of clients
  • Design and lead implementation strategy based on nature and accessibility of client data
  • Partner with client staff, and potentially third-party vendors, to extract data
  • Devise creative solutions to accommodate partial data sets
  • Analyze client data to identify immediate improvement opportunities
  • Master the functionality of the business intelligence tool and develop expertise in product terrain
  • Foster executive level relationships within the institution
  • Facilitate client calls and in person meetings

Qualifications:

SENIOR ASSOCIATE LEVEL

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Willingness to travel up to 30% domestically
  • Possess 1+ year experience in at least three of the following:
    • Project management experience
    • Client management experience
    • Experience managing multiple clients
    • Demonstrable analytical reasoning or quantitative analysis
    • Experience with analytic tools (Excel, SQL, Access, SAP)
Ideal Qualifications:
  • Master’s Degree in technology or business related terrain (Information Systems (MIS), Master’s of Business Administration (MBA), Engineering, Health Care Information Technology (IT))
  • Experience working with business intelligence and reporting tools
  • Solution-focused problem solving
  • Experience presenting to and/or facilitating conversations with executive level audience
  • Attention to detail
  • Experience working in health informatics
  • Experience working in one of the following terrains:
    • Health Care Information Technology (e.g. Health Informatics)
    • Health benefits experience (e.g. health insurance companies, health benefits consulting firms)
    • Higher education experience
ASSOCIATE LEVEL

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Willingness to travel up to 30% domestically
  • Must possess at least two of the following:
    • Project management experience
    • Client management experience
    • Experience managing multiple clients
    • Demonstrable analytical reasoning or quantitative analysis
    • Knowledge of analytic tools (Excel, SQL, Access, SAP)
    • Coursework in Management Information Systems (MIS), Computer Science, Economics, Mathematics, or Statistics
Ideal Qualifications:
  • Experience working with business intelligence and reporting tools
  • Solution-focused problem solving
  • Experience presenting to and/or facilitating conversations with executive level audience
  • Attention to detail
  • Experience working in health informatics
  • Experience working in one of the following terrains:
    • Hospital administration experience (e.g. fellowships, residencies, fulltime employment)
    • Health benefits experience (e.g. health insurance companies, health benefits consulting firms)
    • Higher education experience
Benefits: Consistent with our belief that our employees are our most valuable resource, The Advisory Board Company offers a competitive benefits package, including a comprehensive health plan, a 401(k) plan, an Employee Stock Purchase Plan, a daytime leave policy for community service, a medical flexible spending account, and additional attractive benefits.

An Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer

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The Advisory Board Company and its subsidiaries provides best practices research, analysis, executive education and leadership development,...