Senior Vice President, Financial Operations and Corporate Accounting

Beth Israel Lahey Health | Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138

Salary Range: Call for details
Date Posted: November 05, 2021
Opportunity Code: 29245


Senior Vice President, Financial Operations and Corporate Accounting


Reporting to the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of BILH, the SVP, Financial Operations and Corporate Accounting functions as a key resource on accounting operations, financial shared services operations, decision support systems, and operational and capital budgeting for BILH and its subsidiaries. The SVP serves as the Accounting Principal for BILH and its subsidiaries and is responsible for planning, organizing, and managing corporate-wide activities related to financial matters including general accounting, internal and external financial reporting, and external audits. The incumbent also oversees the system-wide payroll, accounts payable, operational and capital budgets, and decision support functions for BILH and its subsidiaries. 


Beth Israel Lahey Health (BILH) is made up of 14 hospitals, 25 major ambulatory facilities, a Population Health Business Unit, and a Primary Care Business Unit that covers eastern Massachusetts from Gloucester to Plymouth, generating $6.5 billion in net operating revenues. Beginning March 2019, BILH officially embarked on a journey to transform healthcare in Massachusetts. Formed through the merger of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Lahey Health, New England Baptist Hospital, Mount Auburn Hospital, and Anna Jaques Hospital, BILH is now the second largest health system in Massachusetts. BILH is a new health system that brings together academic medical centers and teaching hospitals, community and specialty hospitals, a full continuum of medical and behavioral health, more than 4,300 physicians and 36,000 employees in a shared mission to expand access to great care and advance the science and practice of medicine through groundbreaking research and education.


The ideal candidate will have a minimum of seven to ten years’ accounting/finance experience within a healthcare institution or with a public accounting firm with extensive experience with healthcare clients; a minimum of five years’ experience at a corporate level in a high-level leadership role (director or higher) is required. A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business Administration required with a Master’s degree preferred. Certified Public Accountability (CPA) license, Certified Management Accountant (CMA) license, or documented work experience gained through five or more years leading a healthcare accounting function at the VP, Controller or CFO level required. Workday or other ERP/HCM experience and implementation experience needed as is experience working in multi-site operations with a dispersed workforce. For-profit healthcare experience would be considered a plus.

This search is being led by the Executive and Physician Leadership Search Group of AMN Leadership Solutions, a division of AMN Healthcare. AMN Healthcare is the leader and innovator in total talent solutions for healthcare organizations across the nation. 

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