Under the direction of the Regional Director, Financial Reporting, this position is responsible for analyzing, researching, interpreting and reporting complex issues with little or no guidance. To include serving as a core member of the overall team and being responsible for providing analytical support of the Operating Budgets, Visionware, Meditech, Financial Statements, Forecast, Decision Support and leading assigned projects. In addition, it provides assistance to management in operational areas by developing new reports and analyses, and provides a greater level of understanding of existing reports, and integrating their use into the decision making process. Supports and promotes the use and understanding of other management systems as appropriate and assists in the development of business plans, variance analysis and adhoc reporting. As a member of the Finance team, this role is expected to lead efforts in improving financial processes ensuring reporting accuracy and building relationships in the organization that achieve these goals.
Works under the supervision of the Director to develop and maintain an excellent working relationship with all areas of SRHC, CHRISTUS Health system office, and peers.
Provide guidance to Regional & corporate contacts and other team members, Serving as a lead member of the Decision Support and Finance teams, by performing independent research to guarantee the proper treatment of transactions.
Drive process improvements in the department to ensure the team becomes more efficient.
Build and maintain relationships that motivate, guide and encourage others to achieve the goal of accurate and timely reporting.
Share in the overall responsibility for the integrity of the data contained in our different systems (HPM, Visionware, Meditech, Strata jazz, MORs)
Responsible for reviewing and testing the reasonableness of own work and work of others.
Handles data requests from hospital personnel, by writing/running ad hoc reports on our HPM system/monarch/meditec etc. and prepares budgets/forecast/analysis and proformas.
Works with regional and facility departments to understand monthly reports and budgets.
Research and work on financial and/or accounting issues in collaboration with regional management and CHRISTUS Health system associates in order to maintain the integrity of financial information.
Demonstrates adherence to the CORE values of Santa Rosa Health System and demonstrates competence to perform assigned responsibilities
Performs all duties in a manner that protects the confidentiality of patients and does not solicit or disclose any confidential information unless it is necessary in the performance of assigned job duties.
Coordinate special projects assigned by the Director or Regional CFO.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelors degree in Finance or Accounting
Masters degree in Accounting, Finance preferred
Ability to analyze complex accounting and financial issues
Proficient in Microsoft Office products required
Extensive knowledge of accounting functions and healthcare industry
Excellent organizational skills
Deadline-oriented and ability to multi-task
Demonstrated leadership in teamwork, special projects, and complex assignments
Self-motivated team player with the ability to work independently on special projects and complex assignments
Excellent written and verbal communication skills; ability to communicate with all levels of personnel in a large organization
Knowledge of Meditech, stratajazz, hpm ,monarch,visionware, Microsoft access preferred.
Seven or more years of advanced experience in financial and operational analysis
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.