The Staff Accountant is responsible for maintaining a complete and systematic set of books using Sage accounting software for all corporations affiliated with or wholly owned by Healthcare Financial Management Association. Coordinates accounting procedures under the general supervision of the Director, Finance and Accounting and observes accounting practices in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and organizational policy. Reviews all financial records for accuracy, identify/investigates variances, and prepares reports for analysis, tax returns and annual audit. Works with budget and program/project holders to provide support and informational accounting data support for decision making.
Qualifications include: A Bachelor's Degree with a major in accounting and three years of experience as a general accountant using an integrated automated financial system; proficiency with Excel and Word for preparation of monthly reports and analyses; attention to detail, high degree of accuracy and interpersonal communication skills; ability to multi task and prioritize; and exposure to a not-for-profit environment and knowledge of the tax requirements are highly desirable.
With more than 40,000 members, the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) is the nation's premier membership organization for healthcare finance leaders. HFMA builds and supports coalitions with other healthcare associations and industry groups to achieve consensus on solutions for the challenges the U.S. healthcare system faces today. Working with a broad cross-section of stakeholders..., HFMA identifies gaps throughout the healthcare delivery system and bridges them through the establishment and sharing of knowledge and best practices. We help healthcare stakeholders achieve optimal results by creating and providing education, analysis, and practical tools and solutions. Our mission is to lead the financial management of health care. www.hfma.org