Description Prepares income and balance sheet statements, consolidated statements, and various other accounting statements and reports. Analyzes financial reports and records, making recommendations relative to the accounting of reserves, assets, and expenditures. Reviews and verifies the accuracy of journal entries and accounting classifications assigned to various records. Conducts special studies and develops or recommends accounting methods and procedures. Instructs or assigns work to bookkeepers and accounting clerks engaged in general accounting activities. Coordinates accounting matters with other departments, locations and divisions.
Bachelors degree with an emphasis in Accounting.
Above average computer literacy, e.g. EXCEL, WORD
Knowledge of GAAP and other applicable regulatory rules, regulations and requirements
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Excellent organizational and planning skills with demonstrated teamwork skills, vendor management skills
5+ years of accounting experience.
Experience required in a deadline-oriented, multi-task environment
Experience with Meditech general ledger systems preferred, but not required
Proven ability to interact with all levels of management and other Associates
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.