Financial Analyst - FT

Northwest Texas Physician Network PLLC
19 Jun 2019
22 Jun 2019
Contract type
Full time
The?Financial Analyst?is an exempt position responsible for overseeing accounting, budgeting, regulatory compliance and other finance areas.
Amarillo has a population of nearly 200,000 people. The public schools are outstanding and there are college preparatory and parochial private schools available. The city boasts many cultural activities, including the Amarillo Symphony and Opera, the Lone Star Ballet and a variety of theater groups. Recreational activities are plentiful. Amarillo offers a spectacular botanical garden, numerous art galleries and museums, and outdoor activities, including golf, hiking and biking. The city is located minutes from Palo Duro Canyon State Park, the second largest canyon in the country, and is on Historic Route 66.
Northwest Texas Physician Group is recruiting one Financial Analyst. The Financial Analyst:
  • Performs responsibilities consistent with hospital safety policies
  • Assists in the preparation and review of original and correcting journals entries
  • Is able to perform financial analysis
  • Assists in compiling and preparation of hospital budget and analysis
  • Ensures regulatory compliance with state financial requirements
  • Assists in the coordination of audit functions, including State, financial and internal
  • Coordinates filings for Corporate Use, including monthly financials and annual tax
  • Assists and coordinates special projects for all financial areas, as needed
  • Assists in the management of the physical and personnel requirements for accounting
  • Has knowledge of Accounting Policies/Practice of hospital
  • Is aware of and complies with accounting deadlines
  • Has an understanding of reporting structure with Corporate
  • Demonstrates a thorough knowledge and understanding of UHS corporate reporting structure
  • Demonstrates a working knowledge of the process and identifies expenses that need to be accrued at month end
  • Demonstrates an understanding of accounting records, their use and retention
  • Takes ownership for one?s own actions and decisions
  • Has understanding of the impact of market forces on hospital objectives and direction
  • Cultivates relationships with contacts within and outside of the hospital while promoting cross–departmental collaboration
  • Recognizes one?s own leadership and functional strengths and weaknesses, and managing them accordingly
  • Executes plans in line with the hospital?s vision and mission
  • Solves problems and building solutions that consider hospital–wide implications
  • Focuses on business processes that positively impact results
  • Passes along key information in a timely and concise manner
  • Nurtures a rewarding work environment that lends itself to productivity and retention
  • Identifies and improves processes, and managing people through changing conditions
  • Relates to others in meaningful way
  • Meets agreed upon deadlines or negotiates due date revisions prior to deadline
  • Ensures efficient utilization of resources
  • Sets and ensures department standards
  • Develops and reviews budgets in a timely manner
  • Maintains operating expenses in line with budgeting guidelines and takes corrective action when necessary
  • Provides guidance/counsel and participates in the negotiating of contracts
  • Reviews contracts/vendors for efficiency and cost effectiveness
  • Establishes department goals
  • Functions as an active member of committees, as needed
  • Makes suggestions/recommendations for improved operations to the department, facility
  • Effectively communicates both orally and in writing
Northwest Texas Physician Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Northwest Texas Physician Group, a subsidiary of UHS, is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via–email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.

Job Requirements
  • Bachelors of Science degree in Accounting, Finance or related field
  • Minimum of two years of experience in Accounting Supervisor role, preferably in a healthcare environment
  • Ability to read and write in English
  • Ability to speak and hear, to allow discussions with customers, employees and peers
  • Ability to cope with?remain calm?under stress
  • Ability to respond to telephone calls
  • Ability to make sound and independent decisions
  • Bending, lifting (5–20 pounds), grasping, fine hand coordination, pushing and?pulling
  • Ability to repeatedly twist, squat, and stoop
  • Sitting/standing for long periods of time
  • Reaching for and handling charts, reports and supplies
  • Involves sitting approximately 90 percent of the day, walking or standing the remainder