Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation’s largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Heritage Oaks Hospital is part of the UHS family of providers. Located in the northern part of Sacramento, Heritage Oaks is a fully accredited 125-bed acute psychiatric facility offering a full range of individually tailored treatment services to adolescents, adults and senior adults.
We are seeking talented individuals to join our energetic, compassionate team of behavioral health professionals in providing clinical excellence to our patients as they strive to meet their treatment goals and work towards an improved quality of life. We are currently considering candidates for the Accountant position.
The accountant is responsible for preparing, maintaining and reporting financial information as required by the hospital and corporation, as directed by the Chief Financial Officer. Incumbent maintains the hospital’s general ledger accounts on a monthly and annual basis; ensures accurate posting of financial information; prepares and report all necessary compliance reports to various Federal, State and other governmental agencies; assist the CFO in performing and completing special projects; and assists the CFO in managing and directing the activities in the Business Office. Supervise Accounts Payable and Payroll functions.::
Education: Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, concentration in accounting.
Experience: A minimum of four years progressive experience in the accounting field.
License: Not required.
Additional Requirements: Must have extensive knowledge in the preparation of financial statements, maintaining and reconciling general ledger accounts, recording adjusting journal entries (recurring, accruals, etc.), and other financial statement functions. Must have current experience in preparing quarterly and annual compliance reports for Federal, State and other governmental agencies. Must be a self-starter and very goal- and results-oriented. Strong verbal and written communications skills necessary.