Financial Analyst Sr

Aurora Health Care   •  

West Allis, WI

Industry: Patient Care


5 - 7 years

Posted 375 days ago

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  • Primary Purpose
    • Plans, prepares, and monitors information required for budgeting, cost accounting, and financial analyses for assigned entities.
    • Analyst could be involved with hospitals, clinics, nursing homes, home health, corporate or other Aurora affiliates.
  • Major Responsibilities
    • Plans and prepares financial and statistical analyses for new programs, projects, and services.
    • Plans, prepares, communicates, and monitors financial projections including but not limited to revenue and expense statements, balance sheets, cash flow statements, and key financial indicators. Thoroughly understands their inter-relatedness and quickly assesses the impact of change.
    • Plans and develops detailed cost accounting standards and utilizes them in financial proformas and budgeting. In addition, performs variance analyses on these standards.
    • Participates in the development and maintenance of procedural prices using appropriate costing methodologies and market analyses.
    • Plans, prepares, communicates, and monitors operating and capital budgets.
    • Plans, prepares, communicates, and monitors benchmarking activities.
    • Acts as support for all areas of budgeting, financecost accounting, and reporting. Counsels and recommends corrective action as needed.
    • Interprets and applies the rules, regulations, and payment mechanisms of government programs and managed care companies to financial activities.
    • May assist in preparing and/or providing the necessary information to complete Medicare and Medicaid cost reports.
    • May act as a liaison with the Business Office to assure consistency in billing and collections practices across departments and develops recommendations or resolves issues and/or problems.


  • Degrees
    • Bachelor's Degree in Finance or related field.
  • Required Functional Experience
    • Typically requires 5 years of experience in finance and/or accounting.
  • Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
    • Demonstrates strong initiatives and produces high quality results.
    • Able to perform above tasks independently.
    • Demonstrated advanced knowledge of financial analysis required.
    • Experience using various computers/software systems including Word, Windows based mainframe, database spreadsheets, and generating reports from various databases.
    • The ability to learn new applications and instruct others on their use is needed.
    • A thorough understanding of the various rules and regulations of government programs and their related implications.