HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Controller in Foster City, California

Pacific Partners Management Services (PPMSI) is a managed services organization formed in 1997 with administrative offices located in Foster City, CA. We provide services to IPAs in the Santa Clara and Monterey Bay areas. Our managed care and ACO services support approximately 1,000 independent physicians and include executive management, full financial services, utilization management, quality improvement, credentialing, contracting, claims processing and provider and member network services.

We offer an excellent benefits package, competitive salary and growth opportunities. Join our team and share your skills and talents with the nation’s largest private provider of healthcare services.

“We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.”



*Position summary: *

Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, the Controller is responsible to assist with all financial and fiscal management aspects of company operations. This includes financial reporting with generally accepted accounting principles, tax and other regulatory compliance and project cost accounting by performing the essential functions stated below.

Duties include: * Provide a visionary and leadership implementation role on behalf of Finance to all departments, creating a well-respected and sought after department goal. * Responsible for issuing accurate monthly financial reports for PPMSI and all clients within a 5 business day close cycle. * Coordinate month end close, financial reporting, and weekly projections, and annual budget per corporate guidelines for PPMSI and SCCIPA results. * Ensure records systems are maintained in accordance with generally accepted auditing standards. * Safeguard assets and assure accurate and timely recording of all transactions by implementing disciplines of internal audits, controls and checks across all departments. * Manage the accuracy and productivity of day-to-day operations of accounts payable, cash disbursements, accounts receivable, fixed asset and liability records in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles. * Ensure compliance with local, state, and federal regulatory reporting requirements. * Develop and implement finance, accounting, billing, and auditing policies and procedures focusing on improved internal control and process standardization. * Assist CFO and other department heads to prepare the annual budget, and monitors the budget throughout the year for variances; and communicates discrepancies promptly to the management team. * Assist in preparation of presentation materials as needed. * Perform year-end closing and balancing procedures in accordance GAAP. * Works with CFO to coordinate internal and external audits and related requirements. * Supervises accounting staff ensuring accurate and timely completion of departmental functions. Develops staff goals and training plans to maintain working knowledge of regulatory requirements and enhance overall contribution of the finance team to the organization. * Assists with implementing financial management of organizational initiatives.

Competencies: * Possess excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills utilizing utmost discretion with sensitive and confidential information. Effective and persuasive presentation skills on controversial or complex topics to top management. * Ability to research accounting issues, read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations relevant to accurate financial reporting. * Experience using a variety of software, such as MAS90, QuickBooks, spreadsheets and word-processing, used in an integrated computer environment. Ability to use available computer tools. i.e., MS Office Suite of applications, Adobe, Internet. * Ability to work independently, organize time and set priorities to meet established deadlines and to shift priorities and workload to frequently accommodate new and more urgent tasks. * Demonstrated ability to maintain a professional demeanor during interaction with a wide variety of personalities in demanding situations. * Ability to maintain cooperative working relationships with the staff, physicians and administration working effectively as part of a team. * Must have ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions. * Possess excellent management skills monitoring departmental staff and workloads, evaluating and mentoring staff through documented, measurable objectives. * Thorough understanding of generally accepted accounting practices and principles (prepares financial statements) * Knowledge of auditing practices and principles (prepares audit support for external auditors). * Knowledge of accounting best practices, internal controls and standardized processes and procedures. Education: * * Bachelor Degree (B.A.) from four-year college or university. * Master's degree in Finance or Accounting is preferred. * CPA certification is highly preferred. *Experience: * 5 or more years in a Controller level position or progressive accounting experience is preferred. o Experience working in a private or public setting will be considered. * Hospital or Healthcare experience is highly preferred. We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe deeply in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits package allows you to select the options that best meet the needs of you and your family. Benefits include 401k, paid time off medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, and employee stock purchase program.

HCA specific benefits (some may not apply in all facilities): * Medical Insurance * Dental Insurance * Flexible Spending Accounts * Disability Insurance * Life Insurance * Paid Time Off * Employee Discount Program * Employee Stock Purchase Program * Tuition Reimbursement

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Job: *Executive

Title: Controller

Location: California-Foster City-PPMSI

Requisition ID: 24614-81018 CORP