Senior Director of Accounting | The Confidential Search Company

08 Sep 2020 2:09 PM | Anonymous

Position Description: We have been engaged to conduct a confidential search for a Senior Director of Accounting for our client, a regional healthcare delivery system with acute care and critical access hospitals as well an extensive variety of primary and specialty care physician practices. They have their offices near Freeport, Maine.

The starting salary is up to $170k, depending on background and experience.
The Senior Director will be able to work remotely during bad weather and at other times but will work on-site as needed.

Relocation assistance is available as appropriate.

The Senior Director of Accounting will plan, develop, organize, direct and control the operation of the Accounting Department for the health system. This includes General Accounting, Accounts Payable, Payroll and Financial Analysis. They will coordinate a system level response to financial business issues. The Senior Director of Accounting (Senor Director) will manage the general ledger and subsidiary ledgers and interface with multiple computer systems.

The Senior Director is responsible for the on-going development of the General Ledger system and will prepare financial and statistical reports and contribute to the financial policy decision-making. They will oversee the accurate and timely reporting of financial information, payroll processing, and accounts payable processing. The Director will oversee the development of procedures to audit data integrity and report opportunities for improvement. They will coordinate the year-end audit. The Director will directly manage the managers/supervisors of General Accounting, Payroll, and Accounts Payable, as well as Financial Analyst(s).


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Minimum of 10 years of related industry accounting/finance experience
  • Minimum of Five years of successful managerial/supervisory experience in accounting/finance
  • Healthcare/hospital accounting/finance experience a plus
  • Public accounting experience and a CPA are strongly preferred
  • Strong technical accounting skills and GAAP experience
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience with computerized accounting systems
  • Strong work ethic, able to meet deadlines and timetables
The Confidential Search Company is an executive recruiting firm that specializes in the placement of financial Executives, VPs, directors, Managers and Specialists in the healthcare industry.

All inquiries will be treated confidentially.

For more information about this opportunity please contact:

Matthew O’Brien
The Confidential Search Company
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