Salary: $250,000.00 - $300,000.00 + bonus (Full Relocation)

We have an opening for a Chief Financial Officer in Columbus, Georgia. With 376 beds on two campuses, more than 2,500 associates, and 300 physicians, we offer a full range of inpatient, outpatient, and emergency room services, including the only open-heart surgery program.

The Chief Financial Officer provides leadership and direction to all financial departments for the overall fiscal responsibility of the hospital.

General Responsibilities

  • Administers the general accounting, patient business services, including third party reimbursement, financial, and statistical reporting functions of the hospital in accordance with established policies and accounting procedures.
  • Provides formal or informal direction in data processing, distributed systems, material management and medical records functions.
  • Trains subordinates on the above areas and monitors performance to ensure fiscal responsibilities are fulfilled.
  • Assists the CEO in the development of long and short-range hospital operations plans that may include service demand analyses, resources availability analyses and cost benefit analyses of proposed capital and staff expansions.
  • Develops long and short-range operational and capital budgets, which are supported by the hospitals long and short-range plans and objectives.
  • Prepares cash flow analyses and budget variance analyses.
  • Recommends budget modifications as required. Assists managers in the development of departmental budgets.
  • Monitors, interprets and analyzes hospital financial performance in realizing established plans and objectives of the hospital.
  • Identifies and reports undesirable trends and potential business opportunities and makes recommendations for action.
  • Directs the preparation of internal financial reports including work papers for annual financial audit.
  • Assures the timely and accurate preparation of financial reports and assures that the reports reliably reflect the financial position of the hospital.
  • Assumes a lead role in analyzing and exploring means of reducing hospital operating costs and increasing revenues based on knowledge of market trends, financial reports and operating procedures.
  • Responsible for direction and submission on a timely basis all financial data associated reports required by government and other regulated agencies including payroll tax reports, public disclosure reports and third-party payor cost reports.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance and the knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles, and verbal, interpersonal and quantitative skills normally acquired through completion of this degree is required.
  • CPA or Master's Degree strongly preferred.
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience working at the CFO level in an acute-care hospital is required.
  • Minimum of three years of progressive management experience in an investor-owned healthcare organization required.
  • Must be a strong, hands-on and approachable leader who understands the value of being a team-player and have an outgoing and friendly personality.
  • Must understand how to motivate and inspire staff to achieve optimal results, while keeping employee satisfaction high.

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