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Accounting, Actuarial & Finance

Support the Bottom Line — and the Big Picture

Create the financial strategies that affect our patients, medical centers, and future. On this team, you'll provide the strategy recommendations that drive operational and process improvement, as well as face challenging opportunities to influence the future of health care.

Manager Finance

Location: Redwood City, CA Job Number: 724981 Date posted: 08/07/2018
Description: Manages a unit that provides key business processes, data and/or services that support the attainment of finance goals. Ensures high customer satisfaction.

Essential Functions:
  • Provides leadership and direction for the unit in accordance with the overall strategic direction of the department.
  • Serves as the content expert of the responsible area, providing assistance and advice.
  • Communicates information effectively, translating financial data into meaningful information that support business decision-making.
  • Applies understanding of operational and financial performance to anticipate and meet the needs of clients.
  • Holds unit to high standards of performance.
  • Assures integrity of data and analysis.
  • Defines and frames complex issues and develops time tables/processes for decision making.
  • Facilitates the ongoing learning, well-being.
  • Kaiser Permanente conducts compensation reviews of positions on a routine basis. At any time, Kaiser Permanente reserves the right to reevaluate and change job descriptions, or to change such positions from salaried to hourly pay status. Such changes are generally implemented only after notice is given to affected employees.g, professional satisfaction and development of staff through training, work assignments, increased responsibility/autonomy and mentoring.

  • Basic Qualifications:
    Experience
  • Minimumseven (7) years of directly related financial experience with a variety of projects.
    Education
  • Bachelor's degree in business administration, economics, finance, accounting, or related field OR four (4) years of experience in a directly related field.
  • High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.
    License, Certification, Registration
  • N/A.


    Additional Requirements:
  • Knowledge in one (1) of the following: accounting, finance, quantitative analysis, financial analysis, healthcare economics, information systems, organizational development, health care delivery systems, project management or new business development.
  • Knowledge of applicable federal and state laws and regulations related to the health care industry.
  • Strong communications, presentation and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent skills in complex analytic problem solving, project management and group processes.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft office (i.e., Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
  • Must be able to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment.



    Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with SAS and Microsoft access helpful.
  • Prior experience managing staff.
  • Experience with KP data sources.
  • CPA, master's degree, or a minimum five (5) years of experiencein the health care industry preferred.
    Primary Location: California,Redwood City,Redwood City 901 Marshall 901 Marshall St. Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Workdays: Mon – Fri Working Hours Start: 9:00 am Working Hours End: 5:00 pm Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: Salaried, Non-Union, Exempt Job Level: Manager with Direct Reports Job Category: Accounting, Finance and Actuarial Services Department: MOC Office Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
    Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.

    External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.
  • About Accounting, Finance, & Actuarial Careers

    Accounting Careers

    Members of our accounting team support corporate projects and lend insight to areas such as financial reporting, tax planning and preparation, and audit management. This team also includes our audit professionals, who partner with financial and operational groups across the organization to analyze budgets and streamline procedures.

    Finance Careers

    Supporting critical business functions such as financial services, national Medicare finance, strategic planning, auditing, and corporate finance, our finance professionals develop the strategies that enable us to meet our financial goals.

    Actuarial Careers

    Applying probability and statistics to the practical problems of insurance, our actuarial team performs a variety of duties, including calculating the cost of premiums and policy values, preparing statistical studies, and forecasting financial results.

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