permanent director of accounting - hospital in west des moines

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leslie pearl, tatum executive services
job type
permanent
salary
US$ 180,000 - US$ 200,000 per year
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job details

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location
west des moines, iowa
job category
Accounting & Auditing
job type
permanent
working hours
9 to 5
salary
US$ 180,000 - US$ 200,000 per year
experience
0 Years
reference number
483561
contact
leslie pearl, tatum executive services
phone
404.418.4665

job description

job summary:

Permanent Director of Accounting position available with large Midwest healthcare system. Permanent salary range of 180-200K plus benefits and relocation.

Accounting Functions - Center of Excellence

? Provides accurate and complete financial data in compliance with generally accepted accounting

principles and health system financial policies.

? Provides oversight of the preparation of and analytical review of financial statements for regional

affiliates.

? Analyzes and reviews monthly financial statements, articulates significant or unusual variances, and

recommends corrective action based on analysis.

? Leads the organization in hospital related accounting function, in directing, overseeing and

monitoring and providing guidance to regional CFO and local governance.

? In partnership with Ambulatory Director and Executive Director of Accounting Operations, leads the

functional accounting teams through month-end, year-end closing activities and year-end audits with

external accounting firm.

? Maintains appropriate internal controls to detect or prevent significant errors and irregularities to

ensure the safeguarding of assets and accurate financial reporting.

? Maintains a strong focus on process improvement opportunities and leads projects to increase the

efficiency and/or effectiveness of the department.

? Responsible for research and documentation of proper accounting treatment for major transactions.

? Works directly with Executive Director to exercise the overall vision and goals of the department.

? Performs special projects as requested by the Executive Director of Finance.

? Maintains a universal, system-wide, cross-continuum perspective.

? Maintains a strong, collaborative relationship and provide clear communication with regional finance

 
location: West Des Moines, Iowa
job type: Permanent
salary: $180,000 - 200,000 per year
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 0 Years
 
responsibilities:

The Director of Hospital Accounting is the operational leader responsible for effectively managing this function according to the health system's policies, goals and objectives. This includes ensuring the integrity, accuracy and completeness of financial data and reporting within generally accepted accounting principles. The Director is responsible for the day-to-day operations ensuring all departmental policies and procedures are executed timely and effectively.

The Director of Hospital Accounting will establish strong relationships across the Finance division, maintaining visibility and fostering a culture focused on quality, operational improvement and accountability. This position will work closely with other Finance Leadership to execute on the strategic direction and achieve established goals and outcomes, while providing an exceptional customer and employee experience.

 
qualifications:

Education:

Minimum of bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance.

CPA and/or MBA preferred.

Experience:

Minimum fifteen (15) years of accounting and/or finance experience with a portion of these years at the management or supervisory level.

Previous hospital/healthcare accounting experience preferred.

 
skills: Financial Reporting

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

skills

Financial Reporting

qualification

Education:

 

 

 

Minimum of bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance. 

 

CPA and/or MBA preferred.

Experience:

 

 

 

 

Minimum fifteen (15) years of accounting and/or finance experience with a portion of these years at the management or supervisory level.

 

Previous hospital/healthcare accounting experience preferred.

responsibilities

The Director of Hospital Accounting is the operational leader responsible for effectively managing this function according to the health system's policies, goals and objectives. This includes ensuring the integrity, accuracy and completeness of financial data and reporting within generally accepted accounting principles.  The Director is responsible for the day-to-day operations ensuring all departmental policies and procedures are executed timely and effectively.

 

The Director of Hospital Accounting will establish strong relationships across the Finance division, maintaining visibility and fostering a culture focused on quality, operational improvement and accountability.  This position will work closely with other Finance Leadership to execute on the strategic direction and achieve established goals and outcomes, while providing an exceptional customer and employee experience.

educational requirements

Bachelor's degree