WellStar, a not-for-profit health system recognized as a national leader in comprehensive and state of the art patient care, is offering a great opportunity as Executive Director of Finance for WellStar’s Atlanta Medical Center and Atlanta Medical Center South. We are seeking a proven health care finance leader – an operationally savvy, finance operations and accounting executive to serve as the right hand to AMC’s Chief Financial Officer.
The Executive Director of Finance for WellStar’s Atlanta Medical Center (AMC) and Atlanta Medical Center South (AMCS) will serve as the executive leader of finance operations accounting functions, including revenue growth and bottom line performance from the Hospital perspectives. S/he will coordinate with the on-site managers and directors on budget development by functioning in a lead capacity for the WellStar System Accounting and Finance departments, as well as Service Line directors.
Key areas of responsibility for the position include Budget Development and Adherence, Revenue Generation and Valuation, Revenue Capture, New Program Development, and Leadership in Identifying and Achieving Facility and System Strategic Goals and Objectives. A holistic view of the health systems’ finances is also important.
The Ideal Candidate will possess the following leadership experiences and characteristics:
Is operationally savvy, with a detailed understanding of hospital operations, finance operations and accounting
Brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise in analytics, finance operations, accounting and service line assessment
Is a big-picture thinker; is analytical in nature and is able to quickly assess current-state as well as the go-forward strategy
Has an unwavering, solid leadership style and will provide stability and guidance for the finance team; is able to provide inspiration regarding continued progress and the desired, future-state of the organization
Has the motivation, drive and career passion to continually grow in his/her professional endeavors – is laser focused on creating success in his or her role with a desire for continued learning and development
Is passionate about his/her work; is an invested leader and mentor of staff
Is agile; has an innate ability to work through the changing dynamics of an organization
Is a mentor of staff; is personally invested in his or her ability to impact employee morale, increase organizational productivity and enhance professional development by way of leadership
Has a strong work ethic; is motivated by working as the right hand to the CFO as s/he continues to develop his/her own leadership and finance executive skills
Is an executor; is energized and highly engaged in being a key leader in the financial turnaround of the organization
Is motivated and enlivened about the challenges that will come with this opportunity; has an inner passion for making a difference and a positive impact
BS or BAA Degree in Accounting, Finance or Related Field Required
Master’s Degree Strongly Preferred
Certified Public Accountant Strongly Preferred
Seven to ten years’ direct finance experience in the healthcare field
Two to four years of progressive finance or accounting leadership experience
WellStar Health System has exclusively retained the services of DHR International to lead the search for their Executive Director of Finance. Please contact Maggee Nelson at firstname.lastname@example.org to receive a full leadership profile detailing the opportunity as Executive Director.
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