Create the financial strategies that affect our patients, medical centers, and future. On this team, you’ll provide the strategy recommendations that drive operational and process improvement, as well as face challenging opportunities to influence the future of health care.
Senior Director Finance – Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine
By joining the team that is designing and implementing the Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine, you will have the opportunity of a lifetime to create a medical school that will educate physicians for the 21st century and beyond and be a catalyst for change in medical education. This position will be working as a part of an extremely dynamic team of professionals supporting all aspects of the School of Medicine and the creation of the infrastructure, process, and procedures for the Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine. The team works from an interdependent model of practice and we are looking for someone who thrives in a highly challenging role within a high functioning team-based environment.
The Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine will offer more than a conventional medical education. It will provide students with the unique opportunity to be taught by the physicians of Kaiser Permanente and immersed in one of the nation’s highest-performing health care organizations. Students will gain critical knowledge and real-world experience and benefit from unprecedented access to Kaiser Permanente's people, data and technology. This unparalleled approach, plus our deep commitment to resilience, well-being, and inclusion will create a culture where physicians are better prepared to face the health challenges of the future, while helping the nation’s diverse communities thrive.
In this role, you will direct all of the functions associated with the Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine (KPSOM) including business case development of the most complex nature, development and management of a $60M annual budget for the KPSOM enterprise – an emerging start-up 501c not-for-profit medical school based in Pasadena, California. You will develop, interpret, and implement financial concepts for financial planning and control for KPSOM and perform highly complex technical analyses to determine present and future financial performance. You will also gather, analyze, prepare, and summarize recommendations for financial plans, capital projects, acquisition activity, trended future requirements and operating forecasts. In addition, you will perform economic research and studies in the areas of working capital requirements, investment opportunities, investment performance, and impact of governmental requirements as well as actively participating in strategic planning for the school.
At least twelve years of progressive experience within higher education organizations including leadership/management, consulting, strategic planning, and/or project management experience
At least eight years of experience in managing complex, large-scale projects, along with significant portfolio management, and financial modeling
A bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, statistics, or a related field
Preferred Qualifications Include:
Extensive experience working in a higher education setting
Medical school experience
A master’s degree
Exemplary communication skills (both written and oral), highly developed organizational and leadership skills, and the ability to work collaboratively with Kaiser Permanente regional and national partners, KPSOM Senior Leaders, faculty, staff, students, and accreditors
Outstanding writing skills and attention to detail
Comfortable working in a fast-paced, dynamically changing environment
Strong presentation, communication, and interpersonal skills
Demonstrated computer competency including various software packages and applications
For immediate consideration, please visit http://kp.org/careers for complete qualifications and job submission details, referencing job number 835066.
Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.
External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.
This position supports Kaiser Permanente’s code of conduct and compliance by adhering to all laws and regulations, accreditation and licensure requirements, and internal policies and procedures.
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About Kaiser Permanente School of Medicine
As America's largest nonprofit health plan, serving over 9 million members in eight states and the District of Columbia, we're driven by the needs of our patients and our responsibility to the communities we serve. We recruit high-caliber individuals and provide them with a positive work environment, outstanding facilities and resources, competitive wages, and exceptional benefits. If you believe quality of care and quality of life go hand in hand, this is the place to put your beliefs into practice.