Ascension Health Finance Director in Austin, Texas

Job ID: 249249

Finance Director

Austin, Texas


Additional Job Information

Title: Finance Director

City, State: Austin, TX

Location: TXAUS 4515 Quarry Lake

Department: MWF Seton Health Plan

Additional Job Details: FT, Days, Monday-Friday, normal business hours.

About Us

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world's largest Catholic health system, Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2016, Ascension provided more than $1.8 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes approximately 150,000 associates and 36,000 aligned providers. Ascension's Healthcare Division operates 2,500 sites of care – including 141 hospitals and more than 30 senior living facilities – in 24 states and the District of Columbia, while its Solutions Division provides a variety of services and solutions including physician practice management, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, clinical care management, information services, risk management, and contracting through Ascension's own group purchasing organization.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Finance Director manages and directs ministry financial activities, policies & practices.


  • Provides guidance on expense management, productivity, budgeting, forecasting, financial analysis and capital planning.

  • Manages market statistical reporting and budgeting.

  • Recommends strategies based upon financial, accounting and industry trends.

  • Plans and coordinates financial resources for departmental services.



  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination or education/related experience required.

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred.

  • CPA is a strong plus.

Work Experience:

  • Five years of technical experience required.

  • Ten years of technical experience preferred.

  • Experience within healthcare, public accounting, or insurance industry strongly preferred

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension Health is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet. For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster: ”

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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