Staff Financial Accountant

Financial Analytics




General Summary:


The Staff Financial Accountant is responsible for assisting in cost report preparation, reconciliations, transactional processing and other general accounting functions.  Reports to the Reimbursement Manager.


Duties and Responsibilities:


·        Prepares and analyzes a variety of financial information including financial reports, records of financial transactions, and various accounting operation activities.

·        Works collaboratively with leadership and external auditors on the preparation of requested information.

·        Effectively communicates financial information and plans to facilitate informed decision making. 

·        Ensures the timeliness and accuracy of documentation requested by auditors; adheres to professional guidelines including GAAP regulations.

·        Prepares journal entries accurately and timely as necessary based on assigned areas.

·        Prepares various accounting reports provided to management.

·        May require interaction with and knowledge of other areas due to the nature of financial analysis.

·        Assists and supports department leadership with special projects and other tasks as needed. 


Licenses and/or Certifications:


·         CPA preferred.



Minimum Education and Experience Requirements: 


·        Bachelor's degree of Finance, Accounting, Business Administration or other closely related field is required.

·        A minimum of one year of accounting or related experience is required; three years of healthcare finance/accounting experience is preferred.

·        Must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills to develop and maintain a variety of working relationships.

·        Excellent analytical, problem solving and communication skills necessary to gather, interpret, and verify accuracy of data.

·        Demonstrated ability to think critically, do financial analysis and organize workload to meet established priorities and special projects as assigned.

·        Demonstrated proficiency with computer applications, including Microsoft Excel, is required. 

·        Experience manipulating large databases is helpful.