Assistant Controller - Accounting

  • HCA
  • Kingwood, Houston, TX, USA
  • Feb 14, 2018

Job Description

Job Code: 03198-89790


No Weekends

Kingwood Medical Center - Kingwood, Texas
An HCA Affiliated Hospital

Assistant Controller - Accounting

The most advanced hospital services available in the Houston area are right in your own backyard at Kingwood Medical Center. As part of the nationwide HCA Healthcare system, Kingwood patients have access to advanced medical care and physicians trained at top hospitals. HCA and Kingwood Medical Center also provide the communities of Northeast Houston, Humble, New Caney and Cleveland, Texas with education and outreach programs.
Our doctors, nurses and staff are committed to preserving and extending the health of our patients. Here are just a few ways we show that commitment:
  • 24-hour emergency room
  • Innovative and customized cardiovascular services, including heart and vascular surgery
  • State of the art imaging and endoscopy services for more accurate diagnosis and treatment plans
  • Inpatient rehab for physical recovery from stroke, trauma, orthopedic injuries and more
  • Neurosciences program including our Joint-Commission-accredited Primary Stroke Center and the Sleep Center of Excellence
  • Women's Center and pediatric services with access to pediatric specialists 24/7

Kingwood Medical Center is currently accepting applications for Assistant Controller.

  • Employee reflects HCA values and a sensitivity to HCA Ethics and Compliance principals.
  • Prepares numerous journal entries that form the basis of the monthly financial closing process.
  • Monitors status and accuracy of monthly statistical reporting processes.
  • Identifies discrepancies and directs Accountants in the resolution thereof.
  • Responsible for the generation of routine, monthly financial reports, as well as those requested on an ad hoc basis. Reports are extracted from a multitude of source systems.
  • Performs monthly reconciliations of general ledger accounts to ensure the integrity of financial statement reporting.
  • Understands the flow of transactions and reporting mechanisms that define the overall Accounts Payable function.
  • Tracks staff productivity and acts as informal leader to this group.
  • Understands the flow of transactions and reporting mechanisms that comprise the overall Payroll function.
  • Serves as backup and support to the Payroll Coordinator in the generation of manual checks and select Payroll processing functions.
  • Assists Controller and Accounting staff with formulation of departmental Operating and Capital Budgets.
  • Provides guidance and support to department managers in preparation of their budgets.
  • Prepares workpapers to assist Reimbursement staff in filing annual Medicare/ Medicaid Cost Reports.

Qualifications - External
  • Bachelors degree in Accounting/Finance, CPA preferred
  • Experience in mainframe and PC-based reporting systems preferred
  • Minimum of two years of healthcare accounting experience

Last Edited: 02/13/2018