Controller (Health System) | The Confidential Search Company

11 Sep 2018 8:27 AM | Anonymous
The Confidential Search Company is an executive recruiting firm with over twenty-five years of experience placing healthcare financial and administrative Executives, VPs. Directors, Managers and specialists.

We are conducting an executive search for a Health System Controller for our client, a financially strong, health system with $350m in net revenues including an acute care medical center with over 300 primary and specialty care medical staff, serving over 100,000 patients each year, located in southern NH.

The Health System Controller will report to and work closely with the System CFO and will provide leadership to the accounting, finance, budget and reimbursement for the acute care hospital and large multi-specialty medical group within the health system.

The Health System Controller will be responsible for ensuring that the Health System conducts accurate and timely reporting, development and monitoring of the annual budgets, overseeing financial analytics and cost reporting and other reimbursement related issues.

Salary up to $200,000, depending on background and experience. There is also a 15% bonus potential.

Relocation assistance will be considered as appropriate.

The Health System Controller will:

  • Oversee financial reporting and internal controls utilizing knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
  • Oversee reimbursement department which includes review of various hospital reimbursement models, cost report filings, and third party liabilities
  • Oversee the preparation of the annual budgets according to annually established calendar
  • Assure Health System compliance with federal, state and local government laws and regulations
  • Oversee other finance areas such as treasury, audit, tax, accounting information technology and interacts with other aligned departments such as revenue cycle, human resources and materials management


  • Bachelor’s degree required. 
  • Minimum of 7 years in healthcare finance (hospital and/or multi-specialty group practice) with progressive scope of responsibilities 
  • Knowledge and experience with hospital accounting, reporting, budgeting and reimbursement. Stay current on all relevant regulations, standards, and directives from regulatory agencies and third-party payers
  • Knowledge of various hospital reimbursement models and cost reporting
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications required.
  • Advanced skill with Excel
  • Excellent communications skills both verbal and written
  • Ability to mentor staff
  • Ability to focus on detail while keeping the big picture in mind.
  • Ability to provide a high level of customer service across the organization
  • Provide high quality and efficient service while adjusting to a changing and rapid-paced environment
  • Problem solving
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
All inquiries will be treated confidentially.

Interested candidates should send their resume to:

Matthew O’Brien
The Confidential Search Company

860-742-1555 or 800-222-2729

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