Finance Manager - Clinical Finance Manager

The University of Texas at Austin Austin, TX

About the Job

Finance Manager - Clinical Finance Manager Hiring department Medical School Monthly salary $4,767+ depending on qualifications Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM Posting number 17-12-20-01-9150 Job Status Open FLSA status Exempt Earliest Start Date Immediately Position Duration Funding expected to continue Position open to all applicants Location Austin (main campus) Number of vacancies 1 General Notes Administrative and functional reporting to the Senior Project Manager of Clinical Operations for UT Health Austin (UTHA) with responsibility specific oversite from the Revenue Cycle Director for UTHA, and Finance Director for Dell Medical School. Required Application Materials + A Resume is required in order to apply + A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply. + A List of 3 References is required in order to apply. Additional Information Purpose The Clinical Finance Manager is responsible for actively monitoring and managing the budgeting, financial reporting and day-to-day accounting activities for UT Health Austin. Essential Functions DAY TO DAY OPERATIONS AND REVENUE CYCLE DUTIES: Ensure the integrity of accounting information by reviewing, recording and verifying and entering transactions across UTHA. Financial transactions include but are not limited to processing of purchase orders, pro-card vouchers, cash/check deposits, travel authorizations, travel reimbursements, budget transfers, vendor setups, and authorizations for individual services. Monitor and analyze accounting data and produce financial reports and statements for UTHA. As part of this process, confirm that transaction coding for transactions in general ledger system is correct. Assist in month-end and year-end reconciliation with revenue cycle reporting to Finance and UT System. Includes pulling reports/data from multiple electronic health record systems. Reconcile bank account statements with revenue cycle data. Ensure payment/deposit batches are reconciled on a daily basis and assist in resolving any discrepancies. Match payments and revenue from insurance payers to the correct UT Austin Department working with UT Austin Treasury Department. BUDGET AND FINANCIAL REPORTING/PLANNING DUTIES: Develop the annual operating and capital budgets for UTHA, providing guidance and support to all departmental personnel. Communicate budget processes and procedures and provide problem-solving assistance to departments as needed. Monitor budget to actual results and prepare variance explanations to explain any derivations from the budget. Assist with preparation of five-year plans/forecasts and financial reporting information provided through regular budget monitoring. Provide analytic capacity in support of the initiative review process, capital investments, and business and academic program opportunities. Carry out ad hoc reporting and analysis in support of Medical School initiatives. Marginal/Incidental functions Other related functions as assigned. Required qualifications Bachelor's degree. At least six years related work experience. Work experience demonstrating increasing responsibility. Experience in academic healthcare, hospital, and/or multidisciplinary clinic setting. Broad knowledge of financial planning and budgeting, superb analytic, project management, and presentation skills, as well as demonstrated knowledge of and experience managing financial and capital planning. Strong organizational skills, a flexible work style and be able to manage multiple challenging projects simultaneously in a fast-paced work environment. The Dell Medical School is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to diversity and excellence within the learning health system. At the Dell Medical School we strive to create a vital, inclusive health ecosystem. To ensure alignment, we follow these fundamental values: texas.edu/culture. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate. Preferred Qualifications An advanced degree in business, accounting, finance or related field. Working conditions May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity A criminal history background check will be required for finalist(s) under consideration for this position. The retirement plan for this position is Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS), subject to the position being at least 20 hours per week and at least 135 days in length. The University of Texas at Austin, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions. If hired, you will be required to complete the federal Employment Eligibility Verification form, I-9. You will be required to present acceptable, original documents to prove your identity and authorization to work in the United States. Information from the documents will be submitted to the federal E-Verify system for verification. Documents must be presented no later than the third day of employment. Failure to do so will result in dismissal. 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