Tandem Hospital Partners

  • Accountant

    Job Locations US-TX-Houston
    Job ID
    2018-1382
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Accounting/Finance
    Name
    Corporate Office
  • Overview

     

    Tandem Hospital Partners works with leading hospital systems across the U.S. to build and operate state-licensed, CMS-accredited, acute care neighborhood hospitals.  These next-generation hospitals offer convenient, 24/7 neighborhood access to high quality, compassionate emergency and inpatient care, offering low wait times and an exceptional patient experience.

     

    Tandem’s strong clinical, retail, and hospital experience establishes us as the preferred partner in this emerging, innovative industry segment with the most experienced, collaborative, values-driven leadership team.  By partnering with Tandem, hospitals can meet the growing demand for emergency and inpatient services in communities where they are currently underrepresented, providing more convenient access to high quality, integrated and patient-centered care.

     

    Job OpportunityAccountant

     

    Candidate is responsible for providing support to department activities with specific responsibility of ensuring the accuracy of preliminary and final financial records. Contributes to the general accounting function including preparing journal entries, maintaining balance sheet schedules and ledgers and account and bank reconciliations. Assisting with monthly closings and account analysis. Responding to inquiries and/or requests for data and/or reports; providing timely and accurate payroll production; and directing assigned employees.

     

    Responsibilities

     

    Essential Functions

     

    • Upholds the values and mission of the company.
    • Perform monthly, quarterly and annual accounting activities including reconciliations of bank and debit card accounts, coordination and completion of annual audits, and reviewing financial reports/support as necessary.
    • Summarizes current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports.
    • Reconciles financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.
    • Maintains financial security by following internal controls.
    • Prepares payments by verifying documentation and requesting disbursements.
    • Maintains customer confidence and protects operations by keeping financial information confidential.
    • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
    • Prepares and/or review the accuracy of payroll related journal entries and performs account reconciliation .and analysis while ensuring supporting documentation is accurate and in compliance with company policies.
    • May assist in preparation of audit schedules and assist/coordinates audit of accounting statements/reports.
    • Support other accounting functions i.e. A/P, AR etc.
    • Perform other duties that may be assigned.

     

     

    Qualifications

     

    Minimum Qualifications

    • Undergraduate Degree in Accounting
    • Advanced Degrees such as MBA/MSA/CPA a plus
    • 5 plus years of combined Public Accounting and Private Industry accounting experience within a medium to large scale healthcare/comparable organization

     Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

    • Strong knowledge US GAAP, labor contracts and their impact on payroll; and State Education Codes and other applicable County, State and Federal laws
    • Additional experience and techniques involved in payroll related accounting practices at the GL level
    • Preparing and maintaining accurate records
    • Excellent communication and supervisory skills are mandatory
    • Ability to work collaboratively across departmental functions
    • Self-starter, problem solver, productive and efficient, professional, follow through from start to finish, results-oriented, and accurate
    • Sound judgment and a high level of integrity, with the ability to address sensitive and confidential information, and make good decisions under pressure

    Location

    Downtown-Houston, Texas

     

    Eligibility Requirements

    If you are applying for a position in the U.S., you must be at least 18 years of age, legally authorized to work in the U.S., and not require sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g. TN, H1B status), now or in the future.

     

    THP strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity and non-discrimination in all of its policies and practices, including the area of employment. THP is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, Veteran status, gender identity or expression, genetic information or any other legally protected status.  We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

     

    The essential functions listed are typical examples of work performed by positions in this job description and are not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, tasks and responsibilities. Specific duties and responsibilities may vary depending on department or program needs without changing the general nature and scope of the job or level of responsibility. Employees may also perform other duties as assigned.

     

     

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