Senior Accountant
at Adventist Health System

Date Posted: 3/10/2017

Job Description

Job:  Accounting / Finance

Organization:  Adventist Health System Corporate Office

Shift:  Day

Job Posting:  Jan 30, 2017, 3:07:06 PM

If you want to be a part of a place that provides nothing less than extraordinary compassionate care, then Adventist Health System is the place for you!

We are currently seeking qualified candidates for a Senior Accountant position that will be based in our Finance Shared Service department. This position is based at Solution Center in Altamonte Springs, FL.

This position has the opportunity to be responsible for

Specific job duties include:
  • Monitors and reconciles the transactions taking place between the asset management, purchasing, payables, general ledger and project costing modules making adjustments as needed within the system for multiple business units (could reach over 100 business units) in a shared service environment
  • Executes asset and project transactions such as additions, disposals, depreciation and valuation adjustments
  • Assists manager in ensuring compliance with company fixed asset policy and accounting standards, including capitalization thresholds, bond tagging and valuation adjustments; proposes new or changes to existing policies to enforce standardization and efficiency across the organization
  • Researches and corrects errors in recording asset and project activities
  • Performs period end close activities for assets and projects
  • Troubleshoots issues, makes decisions, communicates, and escalates as appropriate
  • Reconciles the balance in the asset and projects subsidiary ledgers to the summary-level accounts in the general ledger
  • Provides training, oversight and supervision to the Asset and Project Accountants
  • Coordinates and liaises closely with other shared services and ERP, facility finance and materials management, and Corporate Finance team members
  • Supports internal and external audit activities
  • Responsible for adhering to established internal controls
  • Participates in continuous improvement processes within asset management and project costing including identifying needed system modifications and process changes by working with other shared service, ERP, facility and Corporate Finance teams
  • Achieves superior customer satisfaction working directly with internal and external customers
  • Available outside of normal business hours for occasional support needs
  • Performs other duties as assigned or directed to ensure the smooth operation of the department

Job Requirements

Education Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or equivalent degree from a four-year accredited university or college
Experience Requirements:
  • Minimum of three years of accounting experience
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office
If this position sounds like a great match for your skills set and experience, please apply online now!

Job Snapshot

About Us

About Adventist Health System

Who We Are

We are one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.

Who You Are

You are a compassionate, talented professional who wants to work in an environment where you can live out your faith and your values. You are excited about being part of a team that uses the latest technology and medical research to ensure patients receive quality care, but who also recognize that great care is always personal. You enjoy going out of your way to make each patient and their family feel special, and are passionate about guiding them toward optimal health.

Our Community

Our community is global and so is our reach. From coordinating medical mission trips in Ethiopia to planting school gardens in Florida, we are constantly seeking ways to go beyond hospital walls in improving the health of our communities. As a member of our team, you will be encouraged to use your talents in fun, meaningful ways that bring joy and healing to people around the world.

Our Mission

Part of this worldwide network, Adventist Health System was founded in 1973 to support and strengthen the Seventh-day Adventist health care organizations in the Southern and Southwestern regions of the United States. Today it is a national leader in quality, safety and patient satisfaction, comprised of 46 hospital campuses and nearly 77,000 employees.

Although separated by geography, each of our facilities is united by the mission of Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Today we continue the tradition of whole-person care by practicing and sharing CREATION Health, a blueprint for living a healthy, happy life based on the principles given in the Bible’s creation story: Choice, Rest, Environment, Activity, Trust, Interpersonal relationships, Outlook and Nutrition.

We provide comprehensive benefits, training and advancement opportunities. We care for our employees as well as we care for our patients.