Chief Financial Officer

Company Name: Lawrence Healthcare
Job Location: Walnut Ridge, AR
Job Position Type: Full Time

Job Description:
The Chief Financial Officer is responsible for planning, directing, coordinating, and controlling the fiscal services areas of Lawrence Healthcare by:

Administering the general accounting, patient business services, third-party reimbursement, financial, and statistical reporting functions of the facility in accordance with established policies and accounting procedures.

Providing formal or informal direction in data processing, distributed systems, material management and medical records functions.

Participating in continual improvement of the business’ financial viability and long-term success through education of managers and staff on financial issues impacting the company.

Assisting the President 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.

Developing long and short-range operational and capital budgets, which are supported by the facility long and short-range plans and objectives.

Recommending budget modifications as required and assisting managers in the development of departmental budgets.

Monitoring interpreting and analyzing facility financial performance in realizing established plans and objectives of the facility.

Directing the preparation of internal financial reports including work papers for annual financial audit and assuring the timely and accurate preparation of financial reports. Ensures reports reliably reflect the financial position of the hospital.

Taking lead on 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.

This position reports directly to the President and serves on the Executive Leadership team.

Requires a Bachelor of Business Administration or Bachelor of Science 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 preferred.

Must have three (3) to five (5) years experience as an assistant controller, controller or financial director in a health care environment. Must be a strong, hands-on and approachable leader who understands the value of being a team player. Must understand how to motivate and inspire staff to achieve optimal results, while keeping employee satisfaction high.

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Employer To Contact: Areal Mitchell
Employer Phone Number: (870) 886-4167
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