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Summer Analyst - Manatt Health

Location: San Francisco, CA
Full-time position
Closing Date: December 29, 2017
Job #11859
Posted: October 3, 2017
Description:

Department: Manatt Health

Position Title: Summer Analyst

Office:  San Francisco, CA

Brief Description:

Manatt Health* is the interdisciplinary health policy and business strategy advisory subsidiary of Manatt, Phelps and Phillips, LLP, one of the nation’s preeminent and integrated healthcare law and consulting practices in the country. Manatt Health boasts a team of over 90 professionals dedicated to healthcare, providing their knowledge and expertise to leading healthcare organizations to strategize and resolve complex issues to help improve quality, efficiency, and safety of care.

Manatt Health attracts a wide range of for-profit and non-profit clients in both the public and private sectors including healthcare providers, coalitions and associations of providers, heath plans and other payers, foundations, pharmaceutical manufacturers, and federal and state government.

Position Overview:

Manatt Health is seeking highly qualified Summer Analysts to join our growing team. Our goal is to provide Summer Analysts with a comprehensive overview of what it’s like to work at Manatt Health. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a nationally recognized healthcare strategy consulting team and work with clients who are passionate about improving healthcare.

Summer Analysts will work with members of the Manatt Health team to support the development of business strategy recommendations for our clients. Specific responsibilities include: qualitative and quantitative research on healthcare business and policy issues, presentation development and design, assistance with monitoring federal and state health policy development and other emerging healthcare trends.

Summer Analysts work on a broad range of substantive issues including: payment and delivery system transformation; healthcare reform implementation; hospital, health system and academic medical center operations/strategy; strategic planning services; Medicaid policy, redesign and innovation; Medicare program elements; health IT strategy; and pharmaceutical market access, coverage and reimbursement strategies. Preferred candidates will have strong analytic skills with demonstrated ability to analyze data to generate descriptive statistics, conduct more complex analyses that address strategy and policy questions, and develop financial pro formas.

Duration and Timing:

Manatt Health Summer Analysts will spend 10 - 12 weeks working in our New York, San Francisco, or Washington, DC offices. The program will commence in May/June and run through August. The objective of the program is to provide summer analysts with diverse experience with healthcare consulting projects and to identify exceptional candidates for full-time Consultant positions upon graduation.

Qualifications:

  • Candidates must be enrolled in an advanced degree program with a focus on public health, business administration, public administration, public policy, health administration, or health care management from a leading institution.
  • 2-3 years of relevant experience in the healthcare industry with demonstrated interest in and enthusiasm for healthcare issues and trends.  
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in a variety of settings and media.
  • Strong computer skills, including advanced knowledge of Word, PowerPoint and Excel.
  • A self-starter with the ability to work independently as well as in collaboration with others in a fast-paced environment.
  • Candidates must complete their advanced degree by Spring 2019.

Join the Team:

All candidates must apply through our online application portal: https://www.manatt.com/Careers. Required application materials include a cover letter, transcripts and writing sample (2-3 pages from your academic or work experience where you are the sole author - - examples include policy memo, briefing memo, issue brief, or market/competitive analysis).

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*Manatt Health is a wholly owned consulting subsidiary of Manatt, Phelps and Phillips, LLP   www.manatt.com   

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