Director of Clinical Finance-UCR Health

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Director of Clinical Finance-UCR Health Job Number Full/Part Time Schedule Salary 202009306361 Full Time 8AM - 5PM $108,700 - $214,000 Position Information Under general direction from the UCR Health CEO and Associate Dean/Chief Financial Administrative Officer (CFAO), the Director of Clinical Finance leads UCR Health's financial objectives for the clinical enterprise. The incumbent is responsible for financial management, budgeting, planning and operations which requires a deep understanding of the challenges facing the clinical and academic components of a medical organization and of the financial system that supports it. The incumbent will establish operational objectives and work plans, delegate assignments to staff and work collaboratively with other leaders to meet goals Understands and leads operational success by reviewing objectives with senior management. Manages, prepares, administers, and directs control of budget/organizational resources. Reviews and approves recommendations for financial planning and control. Directs activities that ensure division and department adherence to approved budget. Involved in developing, modifying and executing policies that affect immediate operation(s) and may also have organization-wide impact. Education Education Requirements Degree Requirement Advanced degree in related area and/or equivalent experience/training. Required Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance or a related area Preferred Master's in Business Administration Preferred
Certifications Certification Requirement Professional certification. Preferred
Experience Experience Requirement 8 - 13 years of related experience. Required Direct financial experience in an academic healthcare, school of medicine, or other clinical/research related enterprise Required Previous supervisory/managerial experience. Preferred
Minimum Requirements Exemplary leadership and communication skills required to balance sensitivity to values and expectations of all constituents with the need to ensure unbiased, sound financial decisions.
Demonstrated interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively across the organization at all levels; ability to interact with diverse populations.
Ability to evaluate processes to establish and maintain appropriate accountability structures and strong internal control elements.
Client services oriented; good listening, critical thinking and analytical skills.
Ability to multi-task.
Superior managerial skills combined with ability to create and direct a high-performing finance team. Knowledge of issues and challenges facing the clinical, education, and research components of an academic medical organization.
Demonstrate negotiation skills.
Strong ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing.
Extensive knowledge of financial policies, practices and systems; budgeting and reporting techniques; fund accounting; human resource planning; accounting and bookkeeping.
Preferred Qualifications Additional Information In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing communities' air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the arts, history, and culture. UCR gives every student, faculty and staff member the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel.

UC Riverside is recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the country boasting several key rankings of which we are extremely proud.

  • UC Riverside was included in the (August 2018) edition of The Princeton Review's "The Best 382 Colleges."

  • Shanghai Jiao Tong University (August 2017) Academic Ranking of World Universities ranked UC Riverside among the top 151 institutions. This survey bills itself as "the most trustworthy precursor of global rankings of the world's top 500 universities."

  • In 2016, UCR was recognized for graduation rate success by the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) for achieving near parity across racial-ethnic, socio-economic, and gender boundaries.

  • UCR ranks among the Top 15 Public Research Universities in the nation, as identified by the 2017 Washington Monthly.

  • In 2017, two separate reports from the Education Trust celebrated UCR as a national leader for African American and Latino student success. UCR was one of just three schools to be named top-performing institutions in both reports and the only California campus recognized among 18 top-performing colleges and universities in the nation for high black student graduation rates.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

For information about our generous employee benefits package, visit: Employee Benefits Overview
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Posted: 10/15/2020
Application Due: 1/13/2021
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