Dignity Health , the nation’s fifth largest healthcare system, is currently looking for an Accountant
to join their General Accounting team. This position is responsible
for reconciling, analyzing, creating journal entries and
reconciliations, and creating various tax filings for the general ledger
accounts of various Dignity Health hospitals and related facilities.
Accountant accumulates information to prepare accurate and timely
journal entries for the general ledger monthly close in accordance with
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and Dignity Health’s processes
and procedures; Prepares monthly balance sheet account
reconciliations and account analysis that requires an intermediate
knowledge of accounting; The incumbent generates financial reports that require intermediate to advanced computer skills; Works
with department supervisors, managers, directors, administrative, and
other staff to identify issues and works with supervisor to recommend
solutions to the issues that arise. Approved solutions are implemented
and monitored by the incumbent on an ongoing basis; The
incumbent gathers, compiles, and reports financial information for
various reporting purposes, both internal and external. This may
include regulatory filings; Major challenges to this position
are identifying and resolving problems that arise by understanding the
way business is done and opportunities for improving the efficiency of
the general ledger department or the department under review; The
Accountant is expected to function effectively within a team and
participate constructively to produce results in a cooperative way; This
position has the authority to post routine journal entries as directed,
prioritize assigned work load to most efficiently meet deadlines, and
work with supervisor to evaluate best practices for analytical review.
continually seeks to make suggestions, offer solutions and act upon
both internal and external customer needs, concerns and priorities.
2 years of direct accounting experience Bachelor’s Degree with emphasis in Accounting or Finance GAAP (Generally Accepted Accounting Principles) Analytical and review skills Accounting concepts and theory Ability to work with and encourage others Ability to work independently while maintaining proactive communication with direct supervisor Knowledgeable
in personal computer applications, including spreadsheet (intermediate
to advanced Excel preferred) and general ledger processing software (eg.
Lawson, SAP, etc.) Occasionally may need to travel to supported facilities. Travel would be during normal work hours.
For further information, or to apply online, please visit: www.dignityhealth.org/career
Dignity Health is an EEO/AA employer.
Dignity Health , headquartered in San Francisco, CA, is a system of 40 hospitals and medical centers in California, Arizona and Nevada. Founded in 1986, Dignity Health is one of the nation’s largest not-for-profit hospital systems and the largest private health care system in California. Dignity Health is committed to delivering compassionate, high-quality, affordable health care services with special attention to the poor and underserved. The Dignity Health network of nearly 10,000 physicians and approximately 53,000 employees provides health care services to more than five million people annually. In 2010, Dignity Health provided $1.3 billion in charity care and unsponsored community benefit.
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