The Finance Division positions itself to provide the best support to the U.S. News & World's #1 Children's Hospital in the Nation, eight years in a row. This is an exciting time to join our team as we have new leadership, we have renewed vision, and we have a strategy and timeline to implement meaningful changes to our systems and processes. Our focus will be on increasing the use of automation across finance, and to provide timely and relevant information to our internal and external customers.
This Financial Reporting Analyst II will be responsible for:
Preparing a variety of recurring financial transactions, reports, and analyses related to the hospital operating financial statement and balance sheet including intercompany activity, and other sub ledger activity and schedules in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).
Preparing monthly, quarterly and annual journal entries for assigned accounts and funds, ensuring all activity is recorded, adjustments are calculated, and corrections are made timely and accurately. Ensuring all assigned accounts are reconciled.
Preparing detailed analyses of various general ledger accounts and selected cost centers, including grants and special funds, as assigned. Reviewing account and/or fund activity for accuracy, completeness, and reasonableness. Providing management with interpretations and explanations on trends, current and prior year changes and projected impact.
Preparing various financial and statistical reports for monthly closes, quarterly reviews and year-end audit reporting, including the UFR Guidance as well as reports for grant sponsors, donors and federal agencies responsible for overseeing grants awarded to the hospital.
Understanding and utilizing various systems to respond to internal and external ad-hoc requests. In response to ad-hoc requests, working independently as well as with the team to determine appropriate methodology and prepares polished reports that include a detailed summary as well as graphs and charts when appropriate.
Preparing periodic reports and documents for regulatory agencies and other external organizations as required.
Working with department managers in formulating action plans including development of timelines and data needs for monitoring progress.
Participating in identifying opportunities within the department for process improvements and application of best practices. May lead the implementation of supporting initiatives.
Preparing, organizing and maintaining supporting documentation and schedules in various media on a monthly, quarterly, and yearly basis in preparation for the monthly close, quarterly reviews and year-end audit. This includes journal entries, budget performance reports, detail trial balance reports, journal entry logs, account reconciliation reports, expanded labor cost report, and various other supporting general ledger schedules.
To qualify, you must have:
A Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, economics, business administration, or a related field and a min of 3+ years of experience.
Strong technical skills and proficiency with Microsoft Office, advanced Excel, and advanced database skills.
Remote options if you live in MA, RI, NH or ME
Skilled at evaluating analytics and understanding content within the data. BCH offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including a flexible schedule, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, and discounted rates on T-passes. Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.