Healthcare Practice Controller/VP Finance in Sandy Springs, GA at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/22/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Vaco Atlanta is looking for a Corporate Controller to lead our Sandy Springs based multi-location medical service provider's accounting and finance team. Our client is growing fast and projected to double or even triple in size over the next 2-3 years. Candidates applying MUST come from a medical care practice with full revenue cycle exposure and Medicare/Medicaid knowledge.

The Corporate Controller position is a key member of the Finance and Accounting function whose key objective is to ensure all company financial transactions and reporting are in accordance with the U.S Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure month end accounting close process is completed timely and accurately and all reporting supports the company's management objectives
  • Supervise all accounting transactions and general ledger reconciliations for all accounting areas including Revenue recognition and contractual allowances, Payroll & bonus accounting, Lease accounting and Treasury accounting
  • Lead budgeting and forecasting process; complete 13-week and 52-week cash forecasts with supporting financial analysis
  • Ensure company financial policies and procedures meet all standard internal control requirements
  • Ensure all internal control policies and procedures are documented, communicated and executed in accordance with accounting standards with no weaknesses. Identified weaknesses should be addressed and corrected
  • Work with our Public Accounting firm to ensure all legal entity tax filings are timely and accurately complete - working with third party tax preparers
  • Communicate with physicians and ensure understanding of results; respond to inquiries
  • Integrates new locations regarding bank account setup, merchant card processing, purchasing cards, check scanners, and closing of legacy bank accounts. Ensure purchase accounting is recorded timely and accurately. Ensure smooth transition of accounting related function
  • Other as necessitated by business conditions

Requirements

  • A Bachelor's Degree in accounting
  • Active CPA is a big plus
  • Experience as an Assistant Controller or Controller of a health care services company a big plus
  • A minimum of ten years' experience in accounting field
  • Excellent analytical and communications skills
  • Experience interacting with Audit Committee and BOD level executives
  • Experience with Great Plains or similar accounting software preferred