Senior Director, Finance & Administration - Cancer Center
The University of Illinois Hospital & Clinics (UI Health) is seeking a Senior Director, Finance & Administration - Cancer Center. The Senior Director, Finance and Administration is responsible for overseeing finance and administration of the emerging University of Illinois Oncology Service Line. Responsibilities include administrative, financial, l and strategic direction for the University of Illinois Cancer Center. The Senior Director of Finance and Administration will work closely with providers, nursing, and administrative leadership to standardize and enhance business practices related to the delivery of care for patients of the University of Illinois Cancer Center.
Responsible for implementing the directives of senior leadership in the management of business aspects of strategic planning, clinical staffing, space and resource allocation, educational and other regulatory activities.
Drives analytics and modeling for potential business development activities including scenario planning.
Creates and monitors dashboards of key performance indicators, highlighting trends and analyzing causes of unexpected variance.
Conducts complex modeling, analysis with scenarios, to influence decisions around strategic initiatives. Formulates strategies to meet financial goals and objectives for Oncology Service Line.
Leads annual budgeting and quarterly forecasting process.
Leads annual 5-year forecast and updates as required throughout the fiscal year.
Partners with the UI Health Financial Operations team on monthly, quarterly and annual closing and reporting processes.
Designs and prepares management reports and presentation materials for Cancer Shared Governance Board, External Advisory Board and Management Team meetings.
Participates in the financial modeling and due diligence efforts related to the Cancer Center's ongoing strategic plan.
Establishes, communicates and maintains effective internal procedures to manage finances associated with the clinical workflow of patients in accordance with prescribed policies, procedures, and regulations.
Drives preparation and delivery of financial management/budget variance reporting with clear communication around business drivers and future implications for Oncology Service Line.
Partners and collaborates across Integrated Practice Units and with senior leadership to provide business analytics/guidance necessary to drive budget/forecast alignment and sound decision making.
Assists with the creation of new clinical programs both on-site and off-site through financially sound strategic planning processes.
Promotes innovative approaches in creating and facilitating processes that support and ensure the success of the clinical and academic missions. The Senior Director, Finance will work with the Senior Director, Operations to drive continuous improvement within the Oncology Service Line to streamline processes and improve communication and flow of information to the Cancer Center's stakeholders.
Perform other related duties and participate in special projects as assigned.
Master's degree in Business Administration, Analytics, Finance or related field required.
A minimum of five (5) years progressive leadership health care experience required.
Documented success in financial management of a clinical program.
Demonstrated leadership in strategic planning, budgeting, and account management.
Operational understanding of complex academic and complex healthcare organizations with the ability to function within a matrixed reporting environment.
Demonstrated evidence of strong interpersonal and communications skills, collegial teamwork in accomplishing organizations academic, clinical, fiscal and operational goals and activities.
Salary & Benefits:
UI Health offers competitive benefit packages, including: vacation days, paid holidays, Floating Holidays, State University Retirement System, tuition waiver, tuition discount for dependents, and excellent medical, dental, and vision packages.
For fullest consideration, please submit a complete application and supplemental resume by Friday November 9, 2018.
The University of Illinois at Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
The University of Illinois may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.