Providence Health & Services Regional Operations Director of Finance in Seattle, Washington


Providence St. Joseph Health is calling a Regional Operations Director of Finance to our location in Seattle, WA.

We are seeking a Regional Operations Director of Finance to be responsible for overseeing the finance support functions that sustain the various ministries and organizations within a region. These include oversight of productivity and benchmarking, costing, analytics, support for monthly close process, pro forma developments of business opportunities, long range planning for the region, capital planning for the region, forecasting summarization for the region, operational budgeting summarization for the region as well as other reporting as requested by either regional or system leadership. The Director will oversee staffing assigned to such functions and will coordinate these activities with the finance leads and personnel embedded in service areas or ministries throughout the region. This role will be the primary contact with system financial planning and analytics staff for regional requests.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership to ensure various budgeting, reporting, and analytics needed for the region are done timely and efficiently to assure financial viability and support of operations;

  • Will recommend financial policies and procedures as appropriate;

  • Direct, monitor, coach and evaluate staff for provision of budgeting. Long range planning, forecasting, costing, pro forma development, and analytics;

  • Prepare financial analyses and other business plans with help of staff;

  • Oversee the implementation and use of various reporting systems and the ERP; Provide data to key people identified above in support of regional operations;

  • Excellent organizational skills, with the ability to effectively manage time and multiple priorities and projects simultaneously.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance related field

  • 5 yr Healthcare experience

  • 3 years Supervision of finance staff

  • Broad knowledge and understandings of the trends and changes taking place in health care.

  • Proficiency using PC with Microsoft applications including Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

  • Demonstrable working knowledge of spreadsheet, database, word processing and desktop publishing software

  • Demonstrated skills in budgeting, forecasting, productivity and benchmarking

  • Knowledge of the use of health information technology to improve care (eg: electronic medical records, disease registries, websites, IVR)

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Cerified Public Accountant or HFMA and/ or FACHE certifications

About the department you will serve.

Providence Strategic and Management Services provides a variety of functional and system support services for all eight regions of Providence St. Joseph health from Alaska to California. We are focused on supporting our Mission by delivering a robust foundation of services and sharing of specialized expertise.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Business Professional

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 212088