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Penn State Health Financial Analyst Lead - Financial Reports/Account/Budget in Hershey, Pennsylvania

Job Description

Penn State Health Corporation

Location: US:PA:Hershey

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: 1.0

Shift: Day

Hours: Day


The Lead Financial Analyst is a member of the Finance Division at Penn State Health, and reports to the appropriate facility or corporate Finance leadership. Under minimal supervision, the lead Financial Analyst is responsible for duties involving two or more of the following core areas: Revenue and Reimbursement; General Accounting; Third Party Contracting; Medicare / Medicaid Cost Reports; Financial and Statistical Reporting. Provides mentoring and training for financial staff members as needed. Mentors and guides staff on financial analyses and other aspects of financial responsibilities, serving as the expert, go-to resource.


Bachelors degree from an accredited college or university in finance, accounting, business, health administration, or a related field required.

5 years of functional experience required


Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Ability to remain organized and efficient.

Can positively relate with team members and management.

Possesses and can demonstrate strong analytical, documentation and problem-solving skills.

Ability to build positive working relationships in a matrixed organization.

Ability to analyze, from various sources, and translate data into useable information.

Ability to analyze data, draw meaningful conclusions and provide appropriate level of thoughtful recommendations to finance leadership, as well as other operational leaders.

Ability to communicate clearly with leadership and internal customers, to understand incoming requests, and be able to translate and draw on the appropriate data sources to ultimately provide useful, relevant insights and conclusions.

Manage multiple projects and requests concurrently.

Knowledge of financial systems / technical skills, along with an advanced understanding of GAAP.

Adaptable to changing circumstances and strategies.

Demonstrate continued willingness to learn, while developing business acumen to achieve ongoing growth within the position and within the organization.

If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

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Position Financial Analyst Lead - Financial Reports/Account/BudgetLocation US:PA:HersheyReq ID 1884