A minimum of three (3) to five (5) years in Accounting or a CPA firm, with at least two (2) years of significant experience in general accounting in a healthcare environment preferred.
A minimum of a Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance and/or be a CPA or a fellow with HFMA required (an equivalent combination of education and/or experience will be considered). Candidates without a Bachelors Degree must possess 3-5 years of related experience to be considered for the position. Experience with Lawson financial systems is beneficial.
Must possess a strong knowledge of Financial Management and Accounting Theory and Practice; with a thorough knowledge of applicable tax and general corporate laws, guidelines and professional standards; a keen understanding of hospital and other general health care operations; good system integration and interface skills assuring data integrity; excellent communication skills; strong change management skills; must demonstrate personal traits of a high-level commitment, motivation and energy; team orientation; professionalism; trust; personal honesty and integrity, and a demonstration of placing others in a place of high value and treating them with dignity and respect.