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Director Financial Operations Job in Akron, Ohio US

Director Financial Operations


Posted: 5/8/2021 - Expires: 8/6/2021

Job ID: 227068233


Job Description

About Us

Akron Children's Hospital is one of the largest independent pediatric hospitals in the U.S., and ranked among the best children's hospitals by U.S. News and World Report. Our dedicated staff serves nearly 900,000 patient visits per year through our 2 hospital campuses and a large network of locations offering primary and specialty care.

We are leading the way to healthier futures for children and communities through expert medical care, research, and prevention and wellness programs. As a teaching affiliate of Northeast Ohio Medical University and other universities, we train new generations of pediatricians, specialists, nurses and pharmacists every year.

To treat every child as we would our own
To treat others as they would like to be treated
To turn no child away for any reason

We are seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse environment in which patients, family and staff from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed, included and can thrive.

This position is responsible for coordinating all aspects of financial management of assigned departments and staff.

1.Provides financial support for strategic and tactical planning.

2.Provides support in facilitating and assisting managers in the preparation of the annual operating and capital budgets.

3.Monitoring of financial performance, achievement of goals and benchmarks, identifying variances, preparing and presenting analyses and reports to VP and management team.

4.Monitors and facilitates revenue activities including revenue recognition

5.Provides recommendations and oversees financial improvement

6.Facilitate and meaningfully participate in contingency planning and financial forecasting.

7.Collaborates with other financial management and staff to ensure conformity and compliance with all aspects of financial management.

8.Assists with the development of capital and operating budgets. Focus on efficient operations including use of resources and profitability.

9.Participates as a member of the management team in planning, organizing, implementing and monitoring management initiatives involving ongoing operations, growth initiatives and contingency planning and implementation.

10.Develops business plans for new programs and services.

11.Assures consistency with Akron Children's financial policies and guidelines, budgeting methods, pricing of patient charges, accounting methods, etc.

12.Acts as primary liaison with Akron Children's Finance Departments.

13.Other duties as required.

Other information:
Technical Expertise
1.Experience working with all levels within an organization is preferred.

2.Experience in healthcare is preferred.

3.Proven ability in financial analysis and accounting methodologies required.

4.Strong written and oral communication skills and problem-solving skills required.

5.Proficiency in MS Office [Outlook, Excel, Word] or similar software is required.

Education and Experience
1.Education:  MBA required with a major in Accounting, Finance or related field required.

2.Certification:  CPA preferred.

3.Years of experience:  Minimum of ten (10) years finance experience, preferably in healthcare, required

4.Years of experience supervising:  Four (4) years supervisory experience required.

Full Time

FTE:  1.000000

Akron Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.

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Akron Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.
EEO is the law, please click/copy paste the link below to learn more:

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
Skill Based Partner:
Education Level:
Master's degree
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Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
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