Who We Are UK HealthCare is the hospitals and clinics of the University of Kentucky. But it is so much more. It is 9,000 people – physicians, nurses, pharmacists, and other healthcare professionals – all dedicated to providing the most advanced, most effective care available. And it is a network of partnerships and outreach locations throughout the state so that world-class care is always close to home.
As an academic research institution, our physicians as well as pharmacists, nurses and other healthcare professionals are continuously pursuing the next generation of cures, treatments, protocols and policies. Their discoveries have the potential to change what's medically possible within our lifetimes. At the same time, our educators and thought leaders in health policy and delivery are transforming the healthcare landscape in Kentucky to provide the right care in the right place for everyone in the state.
UK HealthCare's University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital remains the No. 1 hospital in Kentucky and the Bluegrass Region, according to U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals Rankings. UK HealthCare – The Power of Advanced Medicine
Join the team at UK Healthcare today and make a generational impact in making a healthier Kentucky and beyond!
Role Purpose As the Associate Chief Financial Officer- Health System and Operational Finance, you will be responsible for corporate financial planning and analysis for the UK HealthCare system, with a direct reporting relationship to the Associate Vice President of Finance.
This key senior leader role supports the UK HealthCare system by developing and integrating financial statement analysis into decision management information for executive leaders and operational managers.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Serve as a lead financial representative internally to the organization to develop decision processes, planning cycles, management financial reporting designs, proforma and business case development, and budgetary management.
Financial operations analysis, implementation support, incorporation of approved plans into the long-range forecast, monitoring actual financial results versus plan, and realization of economies of scale.
Active oversite of UK HealthCare's processes to coordinate re-investment efforts made in accordance with university and state policies and procedures, based upon best practice allocation methodologies.
Demonstrated knowledge of and experience in finance, accounting (including GAAP), internal controls, and reimbursement in an integrated healthcare environment, preferably in an academic medical center. Deep understanding of the healthcare industry, trends, issues, risks, etc. Ability to gain respect and confidence with professional peers. Management and leadership experience in healthcare. Established leadership skills and executive presence. Must possess high ethical standards with the ability to build teams and relationships with results orientation and commitment to staff development
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Master's degree in a relevant field
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Master's degree in a field relevant to this position required. Financial leadership experience as a Controller, VP Finance, Assistant CFO, or CFO level in hospitals or health systems. Experience in academic health systems.
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
Adjacent to downtown Lexington, UK is nestled in the scenic heart of the beautiful Bluegrass Region of Kentucky. UK's campus covers more than 814 acres, with more than 30,700 students and 13,500 full-time employees, including nearly 2,400 full-time faculty and librarians.