The Manager of Accounting is responsible for running the Hospital’s General Accounting Department (the Department). Key responsibilities include accurate and timely financial reporting, general accounting, payroll, and accounts payable. The Manager of Accounting creates an environment that enables Ingalls to fulfill its mission and meet its goals; clearly conveys Ingalls mission to all members of the department; supports and encourages staff to act with appropriate authority over and responsibility for the work; evokes in staff a sense of ownership and accountability for their work stimulating them to continuously improve their performance; and works closely with management and staff throughout the Hospital to answer questions, explain financial reporting, and solve issues as they arise.
The Manager of Accounting is required to promote and adhere to Ingalls Core Values, Ingalls Missions and the seven Ingalls Performance Standards of Service.
Essential Job Functions:
Must possess the ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with all levels of hospital management
Demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills
Must be proficient with Microsoft Excel and able to work independently in a fast paced environment
Ability to multi-task and adapt to changing priorities as needed
Comfortable with Leadership role and ability to foster change
Bachelor degree in accounting or finance; CPA preferred.
Minimum of five years in a supervisory role; healthcare experience and/or public accounting experience required