Lead Accountant - FT/Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 11/18/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Location:
    Maitland, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Family
  • Travel
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Orlando

Job Description


Lead Accountant - General Accounting - AdventHealth Orlando

Location Address:  601 E Rollins St, Orlando, FL 32803

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Orlando

  • Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,368-bed AdventHealth Orlando serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America
  • AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country
  • We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year

Work Hours/Shift:   Full Time (M-F 8am-5pm)


You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Gathers and analyzes financial statement information to prepare month end journal entries for all assigned financial classes and entities.
  • Provides support and assistance in developing and communicating actionable information at all levels of the organization.
  • Provides coaching to co-workers appropriately and effectively and demonstrates ability to help staff to frame issues and apply analytical and critical thinking skills to problem resolution.
  • Reviews and validates financial information thorough the understanding of financial concepts, healthcare principles and AdventHealth systems.
  • Supports monthly close processes, meeting required deadlines and investigating questionable amounts, to report to department leaders.
  • Participates in internal and external audits, completes all assigned regulatory, tax, community benefit and AHS forms accurately by deadline.

What You Will Need:

  • BA/BS or MBA/MS in Accounting
    • OR 
  • Four (4) year non-accounting degree with adequate accounting course work including intermediate accounting and other upper level financial and accounting courses
  • Familiar with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Complete understanding of double entry accounting and an operational understanding of routine accounting functions
  • Working knowledge of personal computer applications and spreadsheet analysis
Job Summary:

The Lead Accountant’s responsibilities include ensuring that all financial transactions are properly stated, amount is correct and financial statement classifications are accurate. The accountant also is responsible for month-end closing procedures and preparing monthly financial statements for the assigned companies. The accountant works on various projects, which may include reconciling all assigned balance sheet classes, working with internal and external auditors, and preparing and submitting all forms related to budget, tax, corporate, regulatory, and community benefits. The accountant provides support in developing actionable information, communicates to all levels of the hospital, and provides coaching to co-workers. The accountant reviews/validates financial information, assumptions and methodology.

If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Lead Accountant opportunity with AdventHealth Orlando and apply online today.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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