McKesson Sr. Project Analyst, Continuous Improvement in Atlanta, Georgia

McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. RelayHealth Pharmacy is a key component of this strategy and expertise; enabling the trusted exchange of clinical, financial and administrative information between patients, providers, payers, pharmacies, pharmaceutical manufacturers and government agencies. The net result helps provide: improved care, faster access, lower costs and enhanced bottom lines.

Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—by joining RelayHealth Pharmacy you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. We understand the importance of a system that works together. Your expertise, drive and passion can help us improve everything we touch, from providers to payors to pharmacies. You’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.

Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career

Position Description

Reporting to the Director, Business Process Improvement, the Sr. Project Analyst will conduct detailed analysis of Relay Health Pharmacy Solutions (RHPS) business processes and continuous improvement projects. The Sr. Analyst will perform data mining in support of their analysis and will publish results in dashboards, reports and other presentations as appropriate. These results will drive continuous improvement projects and provide insights to business leadership.

As a Sr. Project Analyst, you will provide key insights to process performance across the Relay Health business. Acting independently, you will work with SMEs to determine appropriate data sources and metrics and mine that data into an analytical environment to complete and publish your analysis.

Key Duties

  • Work with SMEs to identifyappropriate business KPIs, determine the data needed to measure those KPIs andmine that data into an appropriate analytical environment (i.e. Excel, Access,Minitab, Tableau, etc.)

  • Perform ongoing analysis of KPIsto drive insights into process performance across the Relay Health business

  • Maintain a scorecard of core andsupplementary process metrics and publish to Continuous Improvement leadershipand Business leadership as needed

  • Perform self-guided ad hocanalysis of process metrics and publish insights to stakeholders as appropriate

  • Support Continuous Improvementteam members by providing suggestions for process improvement opportunitiesbased on analysis

  • Conduct and project manage smallprocess improvement projects to improve process performance as needed

  • Maintain Continuous Improvementprogram project tracking and governance documents

  • Perform other analysis andactivities as assigned by leadership

Minimum Requirements

5 years experience in analytics or data related fields

Critical Skills

  • 2 – 5 years of experience in dataanalysis and reporting, or other relevant experience

  • High degree of proficiency in MSOffice applications; prefer advanced Excel and Access

  • Experience working in a matrixedenvironment with multiple stakeholders

  • Strong written and oralcommunication skills

  • Ability to solve problems at botha tactical and strategic level

  • Ability to function independentlyto meet objectives

  • Strong project management skills

  • Demonstrated history ofsuccessfully managing and accomplishing competing priorities

Additional Knowledge& Skills

  • Tableau experience a plus

  • Six Sigma certification a plus

  • Strong business acumen – Financeexperience a plus

  • Ability to explain complexanalyses in a way that is accessible to all levels of the organization – strongdata visualization ability/experience a plus

  • Experience in process improvement,process management and/or operations a plus


BA or BS degree or equivalent experience.

Benefits &Company Statement

We believe you should be rewarded for the important work you do. For that reason, you'll receive a competitive compensation and benefits package when you join our team.

It starts with you. That's a simple sentence but it says a lot. It reminds each one of us that what we do matters. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission - whatever your title, whatever your role, you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. By connecting and improving the business of healthcare, we're helping to ensure that millions of patients get the treatment they need. And by choosing a career with McKesson Pharmacy Systems & Automation, you'll join a team of passionate people working together to improve lives and advance healthcare.

At McKesson, we believe we can empower healthcare. And it all starts with you.

Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.

McKesson is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer - minorities/females/veterans/persons with disabilities.

Agency Statement

No agencies please

Job: Project Management

Organization: McKesson Rx Tech Solutions

Title: Sr. Project Analyst, Continuous Improvement

Location: Georgia-Atlanta

Requisition ID: 18004028