AmeriHealth Caritas Director Finance in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida

Director Finance

Location: Palm Beach Gardens, FL

Telecommuter?: No

ID**: 14493

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At AmeriHealth Caritas, we’re passionate about helping people get care, stay well and build healthy communities. As one of the nation's leaders in health care solutions, we offer our associates the opportunity to impact the lives of millions of people through our national footprint of products, services and award-winning programs. AmeriHealth Caritas is seeking talented, passionate individuals to join our team. Together we can build healthier communities. If you want to make a difference, we’d like to hear from you.

Headquartered in Philadelphia, AmeriHealth Caritas is a mission-driven organization with more than 30 years of experience. We deliver comprehensive, outcomes-driven care to those who need it most. We offer integrated managed care products, pharmaceutical benefit management and specialty pharmacy services, behavioral health services, and other administrative services. Discover more about us at www.amerihealthcaritas.com .

Responsibilities:

The Finance Director reports directly to the Plan Market President and indirectly reports the Vice President, Finance (Corporate Finance Department). This position is responsible for the financial management of the plan operations and monitoring and reporting on the plan performance compared to budget. The Director will work closely with local Plan management on achieving results and ensuring that appropriate financial controls are in place. The Director will engage local staff on developing administrative budgets and monitoring performance, developing cost containment initiatives and participate in development of strategic plans and reforecasts. The Finance Director will serve as the main liaison with State (District) Finance Personnel and will be involved in rate setting meetings, monthly status meetings and other contractual meetings.

Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree.

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance.

  • CPA or MBA required.

  • Minimum of 10 years progressively responsible business experience with at least 5 years of managed health care experience.

  • Minimum of 5 years of managerial experience.

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