Job Description

Job Title: Planning/Reporting Analyst I
Job ID: 720321
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours: M-F 8:30a – 5:00p
Shift: Day Job
Facility: UPMC Health Plan
Department: Underwriting
Location: 600 Grant St, Pittsburgh PA 15219


Do you have an Associate's or B.S. degree in Health Services Administration, Business Administration or a quantitative field of study? Do you have experience in quantitative/computers, analytical/research or in writing/presentation? If so, UPMC may have the perfect fit for you!



UPMC Health Plan is hiring a full-time Planning/Reporting Analyst I. This is a Monday through Friday (8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) position based out of downtown Pittsburgh, PA. The Analyst will provide support to UPMC Health System senior leadership in new business development, account management, and on-going activities by participating in planning and marketing activities which may include market analysis and research, strategic planning, competitive analysis, direct marketing, and reporting trends.



Experience using SQL is preferred.


  • Accurately complete work assignments with virtually 100% accuracy including numerical accuracy, correct header/footers and easy-to-understand formatting.
  • Assist other units during periods of backlogs.
  • Demonstrate a high degree of professionalism, enthusiasm and initiative on a daily basis. Ability to work in a fast-paced environment a must.
  • Demonstrate effective planning and organizational skills in order to complete job responsibilities accurately and in a timely manner.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of UPMC Health System, specific business unit, business lines and services, markets served, and competitors and apply to marketing projects.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the healthcare industry.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in basic and tool sets as required to complete work assignments such as Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Ika, Internet, Access, Actuate and Enterprise software
  • Demonstrate technical/computer proficiency with the Department's tool sets.
  • Effectively utilize the standard planning methodologies, report formats and documentation procedures.
  • Execute data searches, manipulate findings and analyze data. Identify trends and significant findings and validate findings.
  • Extract data, prepare adhoc reports, and assist in the development of high quality draft reports
  • Maintain database integrity by checking and correcting errors.
  • Maintain organized files of supporting documentation.
  • Manage multiple tasks and projects, and forge strong interpersonal relationships within the department, with other departments, and with external audiences.
  • Read industry, regional and local news and craft implications for job applicability.
  • Utilize analytical skills to gather, organize, manipulate and interpret data.
  • Utilize department standards for common analyses (e.g., defining market areas, target markets and patient origin).
  • Utilize previous assignments and their findings to streamline projects.
  • Work with end users and developers to identify problems and propose solutions.


  • B.S. degree in Health Services Administration, Business Administration or a quantitative field of study (i.e., mathematics, physics, economics, sciences, finance, IT, etc.) required (An Associates degree in a similarly related field with 2 years of relevant experience will be considered)
  • Relevant experience in quantitative/computers, analytical/research and writing/presentation.
  • Experience using Onyx/lka or other Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software, or other relevant software packages is preferred.
  • Strong organizational, writing/presentation/communication, project management, analytical and problem-solving skills and have meticulous attention to detail.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:


UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $20.60 to $35.57

Union Position: No

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