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BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee Strategic Planning Manager in Chattanooga, Tennessee

Manages the planning processes related to the Enterprise Spend; provides insight on expense controls necessary to meet short & long term planning goals.

Job Description:

Job Responsibilities

  • Producing thorough, accurate and timely financial management reports for the organization.
  • Supporting the annual planning process including analysis and review of financial information and its impact on the business.
  • Preparing, maintaining, summarizing, and analyzing enterprise level financial models used for annual & long-range business plans and budgeted expenditures from the companys corporate budget process.
  • Overseeing and evaluating the activities of financial staff responsible for supporting planning and financial transactions.

Job Qualifications


  • Bachelors degree in Finance, Accounting or a related field or equivalent work experience


  • 5 years - Experience in accounting, finance or project analysis required


  • Proficient in MicroSoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, Access and Powerpoint)
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Proven ability to plan, organize and coordinate multiple projects related to operational workflow
  • Thorough understanding and knowledge of financial and accounting theory

Job Specific Requirements:

Additional Preferred Qualities:

Financial analysis experience preferred.

CPA and/or FPAC preferred.

Experience in Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A)

Experience with IBM Planning Analytics a plus

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About Us

As Tennessee's largest health benefit plan company, we've been helping Tennesseans find their own unique paths to good health for over 65 years. More than that, we're your neighbors and friends – fellow Tennesseans with deep roots of caring tradition, a focused approach to physical, financial and community good health for today, and a bright outlook for an even healthier tomorrow.