The Director of Financial Reporting position is responsible for the overall timely development and production of required financial and management reports in support of decision making. Additionally, this position will be responsible for preparing and submitting required institutional survey documents of a financial nature. This position requires significant coordination across the institution, including with executive leadership, and with UT System to ensure that reporting needs are being identified and met.
Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field.
Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or master’s degree in related field.
Minimum of 10 years relevant work experience in financial reporting with increasing responsibilities and prior supervisory experience.
Related experience at an academic medical center is desirable.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Must have strong skills in the use of information technology.
Must be able to utilize PeopleSoft, Hyperion, and other financial and information technology tools adopted by UTMB for the preparation of all financial reports.
Requires expertise as a functional user and a strong working knowledge of the technical aspects of reporting and analytic tools including, but not limited to, Hyperion.
Must be able to translate financial reporting needs into specifications to produce useful reports.
Ability to lead staff of professional and clerical employees involved in financial reporting activities.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills including the ability to communicate with individuals at all levels within the institution.
Knowledge of complex accounting systems.
Demonstrated ability to solve complex problems.
Ability to analyze/evaluate data and make appropriate decisions and recommendations.
Strong organizational and planning skills with the ability to manage multiple projects.
Enhances skills/knowledge by maintaining an active continuing education program.
UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
About UTMB Health
The University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB Health) was established in 1891 in Galveston, Texas, as the original medical campus under The University of Texas System (the UT System). UTMB Health has grown from one building, twenty-three students, and thirteen faculty members to a modern health science institution for medical education, patient care, and research with more than seventy-five major buildings on four campuses, almost thirty-five hundred students and nine-hundred-seventy faculty members.
UTMB Health fulfills its mission through four campuses in Galveston, Angleton Danbury, League City and Clear Lake. The historic Galveston Campus serves as the base for the university’s four health sciences schools, four institutes for advanced study and an internationally renowned research enterprise that includes one of only two national biocontainment labs on a university campus. The UTMB Health System provides a comprehensive spectrum of care through an extensive network of primary and specialty care clinics in the Houston/Galveston region, as well as hospitals and emergency rooms on all four campuses. The Galveston Campus is one of only three Level I trauma centers serving all... ages in Southeast Texas. UTMB Health is governed by its president and a senior leadership team representing the Academic Enterprise, Health System and Institutional Support areas. The university is a component of the UT System. For 128 years, the university has maintained a forward-thinking spirit that has enabled it to serve its students, its patients and the people of Texas and beyond, in innovative ways.
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