Sr. Manager, Finance

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Job location: Miami, FL

Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2020-10-13
Req: R100042025
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Transforming Lives

The University of Miami is among the top research universities and academic medical centers in the nation, and one of the largest private employers in South Florida.

With more than 16,000 faculty and staff, the University strives for excellence, and is driven by a powerful mission to transform and impact the lives of its students, patients, members of the community, and people across the globe.

The University is committed to fostering a culture of belonging, where everyone feels valued and has the opportunity to add value. Through values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity, and Teamwork (DIRECCT) the U community works together to create an environment driven by purpose, excellence, community, and service.

The Sr. Manager, Finance leads and supports the organization’s financial activities such as forecasting, budgeting, strategic planning, and treasury with the goal of enhancing profitability and cash flow management. Further, the Sr. Manager, Finance oversees department staff to ensure that activities are compliant with applicable rules and regulations at all times.


  • Review, analyze and gather pertinent information from departmental business (financial and operational) reports and identify/investigate non-conforming deviations and present monthly overview of department results to the Clinical Practice and Leadership to inform and update on performance and progress.

  • Prepare and present an annual operating budget and business plan in accordance with UHealth and University prescribed budget and planning guidelines and maintain sound financial, accounting and monitoring controls to support achievement of planned goals.

  • Design and develop relevant periodic statistical and performance reports identifying changes/trends in faculty productivity metrics and department KPIs (key performance indicators); making comparison with internal and external benchmarks and report on the root causes of significant deviations.

  • Manage and support the month-end process including the review and analysis of all revenues and expenditures, support variance analysis & financial commentary.

  • Support AOA monthly receivable balance reconciliation process and review AOA charges to JHS including Programmatic funding and the provision of Direct Patient Care RVU’s and charges data in accordance with contractual obligations leading to preliminary and final payment reconciliation.

  • Conduct fiscal analysis and contract profitability reviews by departments on AOA and UPL activities and generate appropriate business reports with supporting documentation on key variances to budget and action plans to improve performance as appropriate.

  • Develop and review business cases and perform feasibility studies supported by break even analysis, risk analysis, business forecasting and resource utilization for new AOA initiatives that are congruent to UHealth goals and objectives.

  • Undertake special project work, business improvement reviews and investigations and present proposals for turnaround purposes to generate greater efficiency and effectiveness while improving performance.



Bachelor’s degree in Finance or relevant field


Minimum 7 years of relevant experience

Knowledge, Skills and Attitudes:

  • Knowledge of business and management principles.

  • Ability to direct, manage, implement, and evaluate department operations.

  • Ability to establish department goals, and objectives that support the strategic plan.

  • Ability to effectively plan, delegate and/or supervise the work of others.

  • Ability to lead, motivate, develop, and train others

The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.

UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.

Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.

The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information.

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Posted: 10/14/2020
Application Due: 1/12/2021
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