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Steward Health Care

Senior Financial Analyst

Steward Health Care - Nashville, TN

Senior Financial Analyst

Job Description

The Financial Analyst serves as a key member ofthe IS Finance team, to drive an effective budgeting and planning process andto support high-level analysis. The Financial Analyst will provideanalysis in support of the annual operating and capital budgets and periodicreforecast; assist in the production of monthly/quarterly financial results,corporate financial reporting requirements and related financial analysis; andperform financial analysis to evaluate operating performance and supportdecision making.

Support Information Services business unit including but not limited to:

Partner with cost center managers to budget andforecast expenses

Liaise closely with budget owners on a regularbasis to prepare and facilitate budget vs. actual analysis

Work with accounting to ensure the timeliness and accuracy of transactional activities during month end close.

Work collaboratively with IS Finance team members to ensure proper work flow of contracts, purchase orders, invoicing and payments.

Create purchase requisitions and work with Purchasing to ensure Purchase Orders are sent to vendor in a timely manner. Ensure proper receipt of Purchase Orders.

Work closely with vendors to ensure timely and accurate payment

Track and analyze key financial and operational business metrics

Develop and proactively evolve reporting in response to business needs

Manages and maintain central repository of supplier contracts.

Handles requests for assistance from business partners including termination of agreements and invoicing issues, and resolving same in accordance with the applicable agreement

Monitors and reports on dates of legal significance (renewals, expirations, etc.)

Assists business owners in understanding existing commitments and how potential contract changes may shift risk and other effects of such changes

Manages status of current contracts that are in review/negotiation/finalization and their financial impact

Escalates contract conflicts to management as necessary

Experience with financial statement analysis and general ledger

Strong proficiency with Excel (financial modeling & data aggregation, lookups, macros); proficiency in PowerPoint, Word and Outlook; experience with Lawson software a plus

Strong analytical, prioritization and problem solving skills as well as the ability to critically evaluate and synthesize complex processes and large sets of data for trend analysis, operations improvement, and root cause analysis.

Collaborative team-player with strong interpersonal skills and proven ability to cooperate with people at all levels

Meticulous attention to detail

Ability to handle highly confidential information in a professional, mature manner

Health care or Information Technology financeexperience a plus




Bachelor’s degree required;Business, Finance, or Accounting major required. MBA a plus.



(Type &Length):

3-5 yearsFinancial Analysis experience

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled


Job Reference #:


13 days 14 hours ago

Steward Health Care


Senior Financial Analyst Steward Health Care - Nashville, TN, United States


Location: Nashville, TN

Company Profile:
Steward Health Care System is a community-based accountable care organization and community hospital network with more than 17,000 employees serving more than one million patients annually in more than 150 communities. Each hospital and facility within the Steward family, while part of an extensive network of health care providers, has its own rich history of providing outstanding, compassionate care right in the communities where patients need it most. Hospitals in the system include Carney Hospital in Dorchester, Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton, Holy Family Hospital in Methuen, Merrimack Valley Hospital in Haverhill, Morton Hospital in Taunton, Nashoba Valley Medical Center in Ayer, New England Sinai Hospital in Stoughton, Norwood Hospital, Quincy Medical Center, Saint Anne’s Hospital in Fall River and St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center in Brighton.