Decision Support (4000-81703)

Full Time

8:00am - 5:00pm

$85,488 - $106,850 annually



Finance Manager and Costing Accounting Healthcare Manager Position Overview

The Finance Manager and Costing Accounting Healthcare Manager provides analytical support to management in the definition and analysis of issues facing. This position assists management in choosing between alternatives and monitoring implementation of strategic and operational plans to meet Asante's strategic goals, while educating management on the effects of these issues and alternatives on Asante. This role assesses Asante's information needs vs. capabilities and limitations of our current systems, and organizes and manages the decision support department to support analysis on a wide range of financial, operational, clinical and marketing topics. 


As the Finance Manager and Costing Accounting Healthcare Manager, you will have the opportunity to:

·       Supervise, train and develop decision support staff, and educate and train Asante personnel from other departments on the use and interpretation of various decision support information, reporting and systems. 

·       Participate in hospital operations team meetings, financial close, yearly budgeting, auditing and the strategic planning process. 

·       Oversee and coordinate all aspects of the operating and capital budgets and evaluate budget systems making recommendations and changes as appropriate to improve the efficiency of the budget process and information available to management. 

·       Create budget processes that incentivize lean behavior and drive resource allocations that support Asante's strategic priorities.     



·       Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, business administration, decision science, statistics, mathematics or other related field required.


·       5-7 years decision support, financial analysis or cost accounting experience with 2-3 of these years being in health care required. Experienced with external benchmarking systems also required.


·         Certified Public Accountant (CPA) licensed by Oregon Board of Accountancy preferred.

Required Skills

·         Ability to work logically through complex problems involving operational, contracting, general accounting, cost accounting, auditing, data collection, data extracting and computer system and processing issues.

·         Proficient in at least one relational database, Query / SQL logic.

·         Strong project management skills.

·         Excellent understanding of financial analysis techniques. 

·         Must be able to work independently after discussing projects and their scope with supervisor and/or management.

·         Needs to be able to balance multiple high level priorities.

·         Comfort with learning new computer systems. 

·         Excellent verbal, written and graphic presentation skills. 

·         Comfortable with developing and conducting training classes on the uses of a wide range of software packages and the development of an analytical mind set in Asante personnel.

Compensation & Benefits

·         Competitive starting wage of $84,635 - $105,789 annually

·         Comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, vision, and wellness

·         Excellent retirement package with up to 6% employer contribution

·         Generous Earned Time Off

·         Tuition reimbursement after one year of service

About Asante and Southern Oregon

Asante is one of the top 15 health systems in the nation and the largest healthcare provider in nine counties.  We are locally owned and based in beautiful Southern Oregon. We provide comprehensive medical care to more than 580,000 people throughout southern Oregon and northern California. Our facilities employ over 5000 people and include Asante Ashland Community Hospital in Ashland, Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center in Medford, Asante Three Rivers Medical Center in Grants Pass, Asante Physician Partners, and additional healthcare partnerships throughout the region. 

At Asante we believe that we are defined by our values – the traits that guide us as we serve patients and the community:


Excellence - Respect - Honesty - Service – Teamwork


Asante is an equal opportunity employer.  We are committed to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.