Senior Accountant, Health System & Foundation - Corporate Services Center
Mount Carmel Health System
March 14, 2018
Job ID: 00057032
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Schedule: Full time
Department: OH1HS_69001_000 Financial Reporting
Expected Weekly Hours: 40
Shift: Day Shift
At Mount Carmel, we work to continuously inspire one another. Here, all are welcome. It is this culture of humility and compassion that sets Mount Carmel apart. We see the big picture and do the right thing. That means a dedication to the well-being our both our colleagues and the patients they serve.
Job Description Details:
The Senior Accountant is responsible for providing basic accounting functions. The Senior Accountant is expected to demonstrate problem solving skills as related to healthcare financial operations and an understanding of external, regulatory, payer and other forces impacting health care financial operations including GAAP, IRS regulations, etc. This position is integral to preserving the integrity of various financial systems through regular account reconciliations and analysis.
Meets all deadlines in a timely and proficient manner and notifies Management when issues are identified and investigates potential causes and solutions under the advisement of Management.
Follows operational processes to appropriately record financial transactions in accordance with GAAP and recommends changes/enhancements as appropriate.
Maintains accurate and current documentation of all assigned processes and any related policies and procedures.
Demonstrates the ability to research issues related to external, regulatory, payer and other forces impacting health care financial operations.
Develops the ability to translate technical financial terminology into terms understandable to all levels of leadership, associates, and external customers.
Three to four years of progressively challenging experience in finance setting (Health Care setting preferred) with experience in one or more of the following areas: General Accounting, Finance, Fund Accounting or related field.
Prior experience with A-133 Federal Grant Expenditure audit and grant reporting preferred
Effective Communication Skills
Ability to perform detailed variance review and financial analysis.
Demonstrates strong project management skills with proven success at managing largescale projects through to completion with limited supervision in required, tightened timeframes while maintaining a strategic perspective.
Demonstrates the ability to understand and interpret complex accounting issues and processes and to recommend actions to ensure integrity of financial systems and compliance with GAAP.
Works and communicates effectively with management and their support staff throughout the entire organization, as well as with physicians, vendors, user groups, and professional organizations.
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Mount Carmel and all its affiliates are proud to be equal opportunity employers. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation or physical ability.
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