HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Consulting Financial Analyst in Nashville, Tennessee


HCA, a Fortune 100 company with more than 200,000 employees, is one of the nation's leading providers of healthcare services, operating over 170 locally managed hospitals and over 100 freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and the United Kingdom. With its founding in 1968, HCA created a new model for hospital care in the United States, using combined resources to strengthen hospitals, deliver patient-focused care and improve the practice of medicine. HCA is a learning healthcare system that uses more than 27 million annual patient encounters to advance science, improve patient care and save lives. HCA has been named one of the world's most ethical companies for nine years in a row.

/At HCA, we are driven by a single goal: the care and improvement of human life./

Job Summary

The Field Controller will have financial oversite of 2 or more IT Divisions. He or she will leverage a robust set of tools and work independently on large projects of significant complexity and be responsible for analyzing the financials, the business/customer, facilitating solution definition, and successfully integrating financial processes, roles and technology to ensure business/customer objectives and IT&S financial objectives are met for the divisions supported.

  • Drive financial centric collaboration with stakeholders, business users, and technical solution providers to understand business/customer needs and how to account for the financials and communicate results effectively.

  • Evaluate financial processes and lead solution definition (workflow, technology, data, etc.) to support business/customer goals and initiatives while balancing with IT&S financial goals.

  • Facilitate the IT teams through complex financial processes.

  • Drive solution identification and assessment, advocating for the business/customer needs to ensure solutions achieve desired results from a financial perspective.

Major Responsibilities

  • Ensure financial reporting is in compliance with HCA Accounting Policies and GAAP.

  • Effectively see and understand the role of a business/CIO area in the greater company context.

  • Leverage a robust network of relationships across multiple business/division areas.

  • Develop, share, and leverage best practices across the Financial Analysis Community.

  • Facilitate communications between IT Financial Operations and the business/CIO's

  • Provide coaching and mentoring to other financial analysts and team members.

  • Independently execute all financial activities including month end, budget and projection activities for business/customer/CIO's

  • Work collaboratively with stakeholders to identify financial objectives, scope, and to understand complex environments.

  • Work as liaison among stakeholders in order to elicit, analyze, communicate and validate requirements for changes to financial processes.

  • Quickly understand problems and opportunities in the context of the financial requirements, analyze and present solution options.

  • Leverage and continually mature interview and facilitation techniques to elicit business/CIO and IT financial needs and requirements.


  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or related field.

  • Graduate degree or CPA designation preferred.

  • 7 years of progressive financial or budget analysis experience, supporting complex projects affecting one or more business areas.

  • 3 years of facilitation experience.

  • A proficient practitioner that has an in-depth knowledge of all Financial Analysis areas of practice. Can intuitively assess the best course of action to take in a given situation and understand how and when to apply guidelines. Exhibit professionalism, performs under pressure, and consistently meets deadlines.

  • Experience leading financial meetings/presentations with key business leaders including CFOs and Controllers.

Special Qualifications

  • Demonstrate written and oral communication skills.

  • Experience working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.

Knowledge, Skills and Expertise

  • Self-motivated/independent/resourceful.

  • Excellent communication skills, oral and written.

  • Strong analytical & problem solving skills.

  • Strong interpersonal skills.

  • Organizational skills, to work with the vast array of information gathered during analysis and to cope with rapidly changing information.

  • Demonstrates a broad and deep knowledge of a business/CIO area and its stakeholders and their integration points to other areas/systems.

  • Understands how financial workflows enable fulfillment of the business/CIO area¡¦s strategy.

  • Creative and innovative thinker.

  • Demonstrated leader/proactive.

  • Team builder, motivator, coach, and trainer.

  • Excellent relationship and exceptional management skills.

  • Multi-tasker¡XEffectively manages multiple activities of varying complexities.

  • Objective¡XAbility to accept and give constructive feedback.

  • Experience modeling financial processes using a variety of tools and techniques.

Physical Demands / Working Conditions

  • Overtime may be required to meet deadlines.

  • Sitting for extended periods of time.

  • Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate a computer keyboard, mouse, and other devices and objects.

  • Physically able to participate in training sessions, presentations, and meetings.

  • Ability to travel between two divisions at least once per quarter.

Job: *Finance Acctg Billing Claims & Revenue

Title: Consulting Financial Analyst

Location: Tennessee-Nashville-IT%26S - TriStar Division - Owne

Requisition ID: 25471-13031