Lead Accountant - Foundation - AdventHealth Orlando - FT at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 10/30/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Orlando, FL
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  • Travel
    Yes, 25 % of the Time
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description




Lead Accountant Foundation - AdventHealth Orlando – FT

Location Address: 601 East Rollins Street

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 – 8a – 5p


You Will Be Responsible For:

  1. Demonstrates AdventHealth core values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship, and Teamwork.
  2. Gathers and analyzes financial statement information to prepare month end journal entries for all assigned financial classes, cost center, and entities.  Ensures that all entries to the financial statements and subsidiary ledgers, from any source system, are approved and posted to the correct location.
  3. Provides support and assistance in developing and communicating actionable information at all levels of the organization and provides leadership in communication and presenting effectively both internally and externally.
  4. Provides coaching to co-workers appropriately and effectively as part of overall responsibility and demonstrates ability to help staff to frame issues and apply analytical and critical thinking skills to problem resolution.
  5. Reviews and validates financial information, assumptions and methodology based on a thorough understanding of financial concepts, healthcare principles and AdventHealth systems.


What You Will Need:

  • Four (4) year accounting degree, 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
  • 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 assistance in developing actionable information, including communication to all levels of the hospital, and provides coaching to co-workers, helping with problem resolution.  The accountant reviews/validates financial information, assumptions and methodology.  The accountant actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.

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

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