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Accounting Manager

1800 Parkway Center • Marietta, Georgia • Shift • Full Time • JR-10712

Overview

The Accounting Manager is a proactive member of an interdisciplinary team of licensed and unlicensed care givers who ensure that patients, families and significant others receive individualized high quality, safe patient care. It is expected that all RN Clinical Nurses – are licensed, knowledgeable and uphold the practice of nursing as outlined by the Georgia Professional Nurse Practice Act and implements the Scope of Practice and Code of Ethics Standards put forth by the American Nurses Association.

  • Full Time
  • Shift
  • 6+ years of experience

Success Profile

Find out what it takes to succeed as a Accounting Manager:

  • Collaborative
  • Time Efficient
  • Organized
  • Critical Thinker
  • Attention to Detail
  • Compassionate

Benefits that Reflect Your Contributions

  • Your Pay

    A compensation program designed for fair and equitable pay.

  • Your Future

    Secure your future with plans that also include an employer match. Plans and guidance for the future.

  • Your Wellness

    Traditional healthcare benefits combined with progressive wellness programs to help you be your best self!.

  • Your Joy

    Special and unique benefits and programs ensuring a balanced life and a workplace culture built on trust.

Job Details

Facility: 1800 Parkway Center

Job Summary:

Functions under the direction of the Director, Accounting with minimal supervision. The Technical Accounting Manager is responsible for ensuring month-end close and accounting deliverables are accurately, timely and efficiently executed in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles. This position is also responsible for the management of Accounting staff and requires collaboration with departments supporting and utilizing financial information. Requires a bachelors degree in Finance/Accounting and at least 5 years of experience in the field with people management experience preferred. This is a Leadership Job

Core Responsibilities and Essential Functions:

- Assist with the management/direction of general accounting functions/processes a.Responsible for successfully closing Wellstar Health System’s financial statements monthly b.Maintain and approve various journal entries prepared by team members c.Assist with the application of GAAP to new transactions, where applicable, including researching guidance and proposing accounting positions d.Ensures that the monthly close calendar is adhered to and that all close and compliance procedures are met e.Perform balance sheet and income statement analyses f.Review balance sheet account reconciliations and assist in ensuring completion g.Assist with preparation and review of monthly, quarterly and annual financial and compliance reporting h.Supports annual audits - Manage/supervise the general accounting staff a.Responsible for interviewing, hiring, and training new employees b.Assigns responsibilities to team members giving consideration to skill/experience levels c.Supervise staff in performance of their duties including annual performance evaluations d.Mentor/coach and continue to train and develop in order to allow for better utilization and efficiency of team members and responsibilities e.Assist with continuing education for staff through department meetings and special sessions - Special projects, as assigned a.Assist with special projects as assigned b.Acquisitions, accounting, and reporting

Job Titles Reporting to this Job:

Sr. Financial Analyst, Sr. Accountant, Staff Accountant

Trust/Engagement:

Builds a culture of trust and engagement as reflected in the Great Place to Work Trust Index Survey at a direct report, workgroup and hospital/entity level. Holds leaders accountable for behaviors that create trust and engagement. Performs all duties and responsibilities of this position in a manner that reflects the values of WellStar. Maintains and strengthens relationships with physicians and assures their involvement in developing systems to assure the growth of the service and the cost effective delivery of quality patient care in a manner that fosters patient and employee satisfaction.

Results Oriented Leadership:

Sets challenging and productive goals for team. Holds team accountable for actions while providing leadership and motivation. Provides resources and support, Uses checkpoints and data to track progress, setting up system and processes to measure results.

Collaboration and Partnership:

Required Minimum Education:

Bachelor's Degree Accounting/Finance Required Master's Degree Accounting/Finance, MBA Preferred

Required Minimum License(s) and Certification(s):

Additional Licenses and Certifications:

Certified Public Accountant Preferred

Required Minimum Experience:

Minimum 5 years experience in finance, accounting Required People management experience Preferred

Required Minimum Skills:

Working and current knowledge of US GAAP rules and regulations Strong analytical skills and demonstrated ability to solve complex problems Strong written and verbal communication including interpersonal skills necessary to lead direct reports and interact effectively with business leaders across different functions throughout the organization Ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment, highly adaptable to change. Ability to manage and lead multiple projects, delegate work, prioritize work, meet deadlines and concentrate on detailed information. Self-motivated and proactive, conscientious and detail-oriented. Advanced excel skills preferred.
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Mission, Vision & Values

At a time when the healthcare industry is changing rapidly, Wellstar remains committed to exceeding patients’ and team members’ expectations, while transforming healthcare delivery.

Our Mission

To enhance the health and well-being of every person we serve.

Our Vision

Deliver worldclass health care to every person, every time.

Our Values

  • We serve with compassion

  • We pursue excellence

  • We honor every voice

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