Updated 29 days ago

Finance Manager (Austin, TX)

Austin, TX 73301
Full-time, Part-time
We Are Hiring

The Ascension Texas Finance department have a strong team approach. You will be heard, supported, and encouraged each day by the team around you!

Ascension is seeking a Finance Manager to join the team in Austin, TX.

What You Will Do

As a Finance Manager, you will have the opportunity to oversee and manage financial planning, policies, procedures and practices.
  • Support development and improvement of data driven decision making and identify potential impacts on operations, healthcare, human resources and quality of care.
  • Contribute to the monitoring of financial performance, conducting organization-wide performance improvement activities, and the maintenance of reasonable and appropriate financial plans and forecasts.
  • Provide guidance on expense management, productivity, budgeting, forecasting, financial analysis and capital planning.
  • Work in collaboration with the finance team to ensure coordination for major projects and system initiatives.
Preferred Work Experience
  • Five or more years of relevant experience in accounting or finance preferred.
  • One year of leadership or management experience preferred.
  • Ability to resolve routine issues exercising judgment to determine appropriate action.
  • Reviews, analyzes and ensures the accuracy of the financial and statistical reports for presentation to management.
  • Develop ad-hoc financial models as needed to assist the leadership team with decision making.
  • Strong analytical skills coupled with problem solving abilities and a strong propensity for attention to detail.
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Promote continuous improvement to reduce finance business process cycle times, improve forecast quality, and enhance information provided to leadership to make business decisions
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and/or G Suite.
  • Experience with PeopleSoft or other large ERP system.
  • Prior forecasting tools experience (Hyperion, Strata, Kaufman Hall Axiom, etc.)
Preferred Education
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance preferred
  • MBA and/or CPA highly desired
What You Will Need

  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Bachelor's degree required.
Work Experience:
  • 3 years of experience required.
  • 5 years of experience preferred.
  • 1 year of leadership or management experience preferred.
Additional Preferences

No additional preferences.

Why Join Our Team

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all. In FY2020, Ascension provided $2.4 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes more than 160,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers across a national network of ministries. We offer rewarding careers across more than 2,600 sites of care – including 146 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 19 states and the District of Columbia.

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Posting ID: 620835524Posted: 2021-05-19Job Title: Finance Manager