Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Sr. Financial Analyst - Operational Excellence Program in New York, New York

Sr. Financial Analyst – Operational Excellence Program

Job Posting Number: 20438

Professional – Finance

New York,NY

April 3, 2018

Company Overview:

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.

For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Details:

We Are: The mission of the Operational Excellence Program at MSK is to partner with key stakeholders across the organization to identify projects and initiatives that consistently deliver the ideal end-to-end, experience to every patient and family through a culture of innovation, collaboration and continuous improvement.

You Are:

  • An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding.

  • Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goals.

  • A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward.

  • Committed to high standards of productivity.

  • Motivated to provide exceptional customer service.

  • Action oriented and eager to take on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.

  • Adaptable in your approach and demeanor in real time to match the shifting demands of different situations.

  • Able to handle multiple requests and assignments, develop content knowledge of projects, take initiative in anticipating next steps, and provide managers with creative alternative solutions to improve processes and projects.

You Will: The Sr. Financial Analyst is responsible for managing and supporting the financial responsibilities of MSK’s Operational Excellence Office. Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Quantify the value of, correlate, and integrate operational improvements deployed across the clinical enterprise into the Cash Flow and Budget processes.

  • Serve as a liaison to the Financial Planning group responsible for overall management of MSK’s Cash Flow Model and annual Operating Budget.

  • Provides broad support and guidance to stakeholders at all levels across the enterprise by supporting financial analytics related to the institutional project portfolio.

  • Develops and maintains tracking and validation models for cash flows across a disparate and complex set of projects spanning clinical and operational functions.

  • Performs ad hoc financial analysis as needed to support the institutional project portfolio and inquiries from the Executive Leadership team across the enterprise.

  • Assists to develop templates, methodology, targets and assessments for scoring and tracking financial results over various durations.

You Have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting; MBA highly preferred.

  • 4-7 years of related experience in Finance; Experience working with large healthcare, enterprise project portfolios and financial and resource forecasting highly desirable.

  • Experience in Project Management, Process Improvement, Change Management and/or Lean Accounting methodologies highly preferred; Certification a plus.

  • Expert knowledge of Microsoft applications (Access and Excel).

  • Minimum of 1 year of experience with Business Intelligence and Data Visualization tools (such as IBM Cognos, Python); Experience with Tableau and SQL preferred.#LI-MA1

MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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