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The Director of Finance, Ambulatory Davidson County will report to the Vice President - Financial Planning, Budgeting & Analysis and Clinical Services. The position will be responsible for Ambulatory Operations' general accounting, financial consolidations and reporting, and accounting policies & procedures. Primary responsibilities of this position will be to establish and maintain integrated accounting systems, policies, and training across all operations and business units of Ambulatory Clinic Services in close coordination with the Executive Vice President, Adult Ambulatory Operations-Davidson Outpatient Clinics. The Director will be responsible for overseeing recurring financial reporting and analysis, statistical reporting, cost reporting and other GAAP and government regulations.
Financial Performance and Goal setting for ambulatory clinic services (lead for Patient Care Center (PCC) Financial managers).
Development and deployment of monthly analytical package to assess progress toward goals.
Clinic cost and revenue optimization assessment and advisement to operations and clinical department leadership.
Clinic cost center review and oversight of financial effectiveness.
Development and maintenance of corporate policies, procedures and standards for financial matters in the ambulatory setting.
Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business Administration
Master's Degree in Accounting or Business Administration (preferred)
Five years of experience working in the health care environment preferably in a large research/teaching hospital
Background in Financial Planning & Analysis or Operations Finance
Management experience of at least three years is required.
Experience in financial and managerial reporting with GAAP, FASB and other internal standards.
Experience in Pro Forma modeling
Strong oral and written communication and organizational skills with attention to detail
Advanced skills in data manipulation, modeling and analytics using Excel
Working knowledge of Business Objects and Hyperion/Smartview
Ability to perform well in a high-pressure environment meeting frequent deadlines.
Familiarity the Vanderbilt University Medical Center business systems is preferred.
VUMC Recent Accomplishments:
Because we are committed to providing the best in patient care, education and research, we are proud of our recent accomplishments:
US News & World Report: #1 Hospital in Tennessee, #1 Health Care Provider in Nashville, #1 Audiology ( Bill Wilkerson Center ), 12 adult and 10 pediatric clinical specialties ranked among the nation's best, #15 Education and Training
Truven Health Analytics: among the top 50 cardiovascular hospitals in the U.S.
Becker's Hospital Review: one of the "100 Greatest Hospitals in America"
The Leapfrog Group: grade "A" in Hospital Safety Score
National Institutes of Health: among the top 10 grant awardees for medical research in the US
Magnet Recognition Program: Vanderbilt nurses are the only group honored in Middle Tennessee
Nashville Business Journal: Middle Tennessee's healthiest employer
American Hospital Association: among the 100 "Most Wired" medical systems in the US
Vanderbilt University Medical Center is home to Vanderbilt University Hospital, The Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt, the Vanderbilt Psychiatric Hospital and the Vanderbilt Stallworth Rehabilitation Hospital. These hospitals experienced more than 61,000 inpatient admissions during fiscal year 2015. Vanderbilt’s adult and pediatric clinics treated nearly 2 million patients during this same period.Vanderbilt University Hospital and the Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt are recognized again this year by U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals as among the nation’s best with 18 nationally ranked specialties. Vanderbilt University Medical Center is world renowned because of the innovation, work ethic and collegiality of its employees. From our health care advances to our compassionate care, Vanderbilt owes its accomplishments and reputation to staff and faculty who bring skill and drive and innovation to the medical center day after day. World-leading academic departments and comprehensive centers of excellence pursue scientific discoveries and transformational educational and clinical advances across the entire spectrum of health and disease.As th...e largest employer in middle Tennessee, we welcome those who are interested in ongoing development in a caring, culturally sensitive and professional atmosphere. Most of us spend so much of our lives at work, we want to be part of maintaining a workplace in which people support one another and encourage reaching for excellence. Many high-achieving employees stay at Vanderbilt because of the professional growth they experience and because of their appreciation of Vanderbilt’s benefits, public events and discussions, athletic opportunities, beautiful setting and, above all, sense of community and purpose.Vanderbilt and its employees share a set of mutual expectations that have been created with productivity, legality, fairness and safety always in mind. We believe that our investment in training and compensating employees multiplies in value when we enable individuals to deliver their best performance for the benefit of us all.