Columbia Memorial Hospital
Columbia Memorial Hospital, located in the beautiful and historic North Oregon coastal town of Astoria, Oregon, seeks a forward-thinking leader to join our Accounting Team as a Director of Finance. This position is responsible for the development, oversight, and coordination of the hospital’s services and functions for the areas of finance, general accounting, supply chain, internal control, external audits, rolling forecasting, budgeting, forecasting, cost reporting, tax filings, and financial reporting. Supports the hospital’s
Business Intelligence function by ensuring the production of reliable information on a timely basis. Directly supervises the Accounting Manager and Materials Management Manager. This position is vital to the delivery of people-centered care to our patients and community.
Knowledge of/Skill/Ability to: Accounting principles and concepts; Healthcare revenue and reimbursement principles; Computerized Accounting & Budgeting Systems; Payroll; Supply Chain; Budgeting and Cash flow forecasting techniques; Financial Statement preparation and trends analysis; Strong system and spreadsheet
proficiency (Microsoft Excel required); Database Query skills (Microsoft Access preferred); Analytical and Problem Solving Skills; Communication Skills; Strong Leadership Skills; Act in a consulting capacity; Formulate and operationalize new concepts and ideas for improvement.
License/Certification: CPA, FHFMA, CHFP preferred
Education and/or Experience: Minimum Education: Bachelor Degree in Accounting or Finance;
Minimum Experience: Five years of hospital financial management, of which at least three years has been in positions with managerial responsibility. Must have communication skills to foster understanding and rapport among departments, providers, and consumers of healthcare. Any equivalent combination of experience, which would ensure the ability to satisfactorily perform the functions of the position, may substitute for above.
The mission of Columbia Memorial Hospital is to provide excellence, leadership and compassion in the enhancement of health for those we serve. CMH is an Independent, Non-Profit, Planetree Designated
Hospital. Astoria is a small scenic town located on the North Coast of Oregon, nestled between the mountains and the mouth of the mighty Columbia River. Although it is the oldest settlement west of the Mississippi, Astoria is a family–oriented community that boasts an eclectic mixture of restaurants on the river, coffee shops, bakeries, micro-breweries and locally owned boutiques. We enjoy a thriving local arts scene and numerous festivals throughout the year. Opportunities for outdoor activities abound and include hiking, camping, fishing, kiteboarding and surfing; for those who enjoy winter sports, there are four ski resorts within a 3-hour drive.