Providence Health & Services Director, Financial Planning and Analysis in Renton, Washington


Providence is calling a Director, Financial Planning and Analysis to Providence Health & Services in Seattle, WA.

We are seeking a Director, Financial Planning and Analysis to be responsible for the overall long-term steering for the entire system. This position will work closely with the SVP of Treasury, VP, Financial Planning and Analytics, Chief of System Financial Planning, CFO’s across the system and finance staff in implementing and managing the financial planning processes. Primary areas of responsibility will include: coordination and facilitation of all system-wide operating budgets, long range plans, rolling forecast, management reporting and analytics and system-wide allocations all to assure the financial stability of our ministry.

A Director of Financial Planning and Analysis can advance to a higher level of the career ladder at a time with competitive advancement. To advance, an employee must demonstrate increased education, skills, knowledge and abilities. In addition, a business need must exist for an incumbent to move to a higher level in the career ladder.

In this position you will:

  • Partner with System and Regional Finance leadership in the development of the annual system operating budget and quarterly forecast to drive consistent accountability and efficient use of resources across organization. Communicate results to finance leaders including budget and trend analysis.

  • Lead the development of the strategic design and roadmap for the System standard modeling and financial planning (long range plan, budget, quarterly forecasting, month end close analysis, monthly performance reporting and weekly flash reporting) methodologies by consulting with key stakeholders. Lead the forecasting and management reporting functions; developing and maintain tools for management, analysis and monitoring financial performance.

  • Effectively allocate resources by making recommendations in the development of System financial standards and policies for long range planning and budgeting, develop procedures for facilitating resource allocation decisions; and assist local CFO's and staff in the interpretation and implementation of approved policies and standards within the local entities.

  • Direct the team and be responsible for assigning workloads, evaluating work performance, and making recommendations for personnel actions. Be accountable for maintaining employee engagement in a complex and stressful area.

  • Develop across the system the annual assessment amounts for the system office as well as other system fees. Present these recommendations to senior finance leadership.

  • Coordinate post mortem performance reporting of investments including schedule, scope, budget and benefits assessment/returns.

  • Complete special projects and business analysis designed to improve the financial performance of the System.

  • Prepare analysis and materials for presentations to third parties including Rating Agencies.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • The position requires the equivalent of a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Finance, or Accounting.

  • The position requires a minimum of seven years of progressively more-responsible financial management experience, including supervising staff in an acute health care entity or multi-entity system

  • Experience in an integrated health system in a headquarters function essential.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications, especially EXCEL and WORD.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Advanced degree or certification preferred.

About the department you will serve.

Providence Strategic and Management Services provides a variety of functional and system support services for all eight regions of Providence Health & Services from Alaska to California. We are focused on supporting our Mission by delivering a robust foundation of services and sharing of specialized expertise.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Administrative Support (Clinical)

Location: Washington-Renton

Req ID: 149791