Associate General Counsel - Telecommute

UnitedHealth Group

Minnetonka Minnesota

United States

Legal
(No Timezone Provided)

UnitedHealthcare is a company that's on the rise. We're expanding in multiple directions, across borders and, most of all, in the way we think. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about transforming the health care industry. Ready to make a difference? Make yourself at home with us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

Positions in this function provide legal advice and services on issues concerning the rights, obligations, risks, and privileges of the Specialty Benefits business (which includes dental, vision, hearing, and financial protection) within UnitedHealthcare's Employer & Individual segment. Protect the organization's rights in contract negotiations, settlements, and litigation. Acquire deep knowledge of the industry and this particular business within UnitedHealth Group to best advise senior leaders and functional areas such as Sales, Operations, Finance, Clinical, Regulatory Affairs, and others. Provide a full range of legal advice and services and may specialize in one of more areas such as mergers and acquisitions, transactional work, commercial law, contracts law, benefit law, insurance law, regulatory and compliance.

You'll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within United States as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Providing legal counsel on the following matters:
    • RFP reviews for potential new/renewal customers; support for the sales/account management initiatives, resolving customer issues, contract drafting/negotiation, antitrust issues, clinical initiatives, provider network issues, and regulatory matters

You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:

  • Juris Doctorate degree
  • 5+ years of legal experience
  • Experience with regulatory agencies and administrative experience with state insurance regulations
  • Knowledge of U.S., state contract, corporate health care and regulatory law
  • Understanding of health care benefit coverage and medical policy development
  • Demonstrated understanding of business problems related to assigned legal projects
  • Ability to evaluate and determine appropriate legal course of action to meet business unit needs

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Managed care legal experience
  • Solid understanding of health insurance and/or managed care industry
  • Well-developed written and verbal communications skills
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Ability to build and maintain rapport with superiors, peers, subordinates, and external company contacts
  • Proven success in collaborating across a matrixed business and legal environment

UnitedHealth Group requires all new hires and employees to report their COVID-19 vaccination status.

Careers with UnitedHealthcare. Let's talk about opportunity. Start with a Fortune 5 organization that's serving more than 85 million people already and building the industry's singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable execution. Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your near-obsession with driving change for the better. Get the picture? UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities, military families and veterans where ever they're found across the globe. We bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve their lives that's second to none. This is no small opportunity. It's where you can do your life's best work.(sm)

Colorado Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $110,200 to $211,700. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. In addition to your salary, UnitedHealth Group offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). No matter where or when you begin a career with UnitedHealth Group, you'll find a far-reaching choice of benefits and incentives.

*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

Job Keywords: Associate General Counsel, Legal, Regulatory, Law, State Insurance Regulations, Healthcare, Telecommute, Telecommuting, Telecommuter, Work From Home, Work At Home, Remote

Associate General Counsel - Telecommute

UnitedHealth Group

Minnetonka Minnesota

United States

Legal

(No Timezone Provided)

UnitedHealthcare is a company that's on the rise. We're expanding in multiple directions, across borders and, most of all, in the way we think. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about transforming the health care industry. Ready to make a difference? Make yourself at home with us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

Positions in this function provide legal advice and services on issues concerning the rights, obligations, risks, and privileges of the Specialty Benefits business (which includes dental, vision, hearing, and financial protection) within UnitedHealthcare's Employer & Individual segment. Protect the organization's rights in contract negotiations, settlements, and litigation. Acquire deep knowledge of the industry and this particular business within UnitedHealth Group to best advise senior leaders and functional areas such as Sales, Operations, Finance, Clinical, Regulatory Affairs, and others. Provide a full range of legal advice and services and may specialize in one of more areas such as mergers and acquisitions, transactional work, commercial law, contracts law, benefit law, insurance law, regulatory and compliance.

You'll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within United States as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Providing legal counsel on the following matters:
    • RFP reviews for potential new/renewal customers; support for the sales/account management initiatives, resolving customer issues, contract drafting/negotiation, antitrust issues, clinical initiatives, provider network issues, and regulatory matters

You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:

  • Juris Doctorate degree
  • 5+ years of legal experience
  • Experience with regulatory agencies and administrative experience with state insurance regulations
  • Knowledge of U.S., state contract, corporate health care and regulatory law
  • Understanding of health care benefit coverage and medical policy development
  • Demonstrated understanding of business problems related to assigned legal projects
  • Ability to evaluate and determine appropriate legal course of action to meet business unit needs

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Managed care legal experience
  • Solid understanding of health insurance and/or managed care industry
  • Well-developed written and verbal communications skills
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Ability to build and maintain rapport with superiors, peers, subordinates, and external company contacts
  • Proven success in collaborating across a matrixed business and legal environment

UnitedHealth Group requires all new hires and employees to report their COVID-19 vaccination status.

Careers with UnitedHealthcare. Let's talk about opportunity. Start with a Fortune 5 organization that's serving more than 85 million people already and building the industry's singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable execution. Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your near-obsession with driving change for the better. Get the picture? UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities, military families and veterans where ever they're found across the globe. We bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve their lives that's second to none. This is no small opportunity. It's where you can do your life's best work.(sm)

Colorado Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $110,200 to $211,700. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. In addition to your salary, UnitedHealth Group offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). No matter where or when you begin a career with UnitedHealth Group, you'll find a far-reaching choice of benefits and incentives.

*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

Job Keywords: Associate General Counsel, Legal, Regulatory, Law, State Insurance Regulations, Healthcare, Telecommute, Telecommuting, Telecommuter, Work From Home, Work At Home, Remote