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Senior Financial Analyst - Institutional Support Finance (Galveston)

Company: University of Texas Medical Branch
Location: Galveston
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Job Description:

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in Finance/Accounting or equivalent in related field and at least four years of relevant work experience.

Job Summary:

Prepares and oversees financial and operational analysis activities with an advanced functional or organizational scope.

Job Duties:

  • Lead over various areas assigned to coordinate, prepare and analyze complex financial and operational reports, financial statements, scorecards, metrics, benchmarks, budgets, and financial forecasts
  • Performs advanced analysis of historical and projected financial and operational data to provide leadership information to make relevant financial decisions
  • Knowledge of journal entries and accounting rules preferred
  • Coordinates the preparation of information to support developing trends that will inform forecasts and management decision making
  • Supports monthly submission to Decision Support for Forecast and Budget assumptions
  • Identify and utilize technology and best practices to ensure continuous process improvement
  • Performs quality assurance functions of financial data and statistical information
  • Remains current with and progressively learns industry trends, analytical techniques and appropriate financial systems necessary to complete essential job functions
  • Adheres to internal controls and reporting structure
  • Assist Institutional Support departments with annual budget and analysis activities
  • Prepare monthly Executive Financial Status Report narrative for Institutional Support
  • Prepare monthly Financial Update Report for Executive Leadership distribution
  • Performs related duties as assigned


  • Possesses an advanced knowledge and understanding, with progressive development, of financial statements and relationships, analytical techniques, operations, and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, practices, and procedures
  • Progressive development of the ability to analyze/evaluate data
  • Must possess excellent communication skills with the ability to effectively work and communicate with individuals at all levels of the institution
  • Progressive learning in regards to decision making responsibility with minimal guidance
  • Demonstrates a high degree of professionalism and confidentiality
  • Strong organizational and planning skills
  • Effective problem solving skills
  • Ability to accomplish goals
  • Effective time management skills and consistency in meeting deadlines and deliverables.

External Relations and Development:

  • Actively participates with Business and Finance colleagues in completing initiatives, goals and priorities
  • Develops productive relationships with UTMB personnel across campus while accomplishing institutional objectives.

Preferred Education / Experience:

  • At least seven years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience in Health Systems and Academic Medicine is desirable.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access and other financial tools.
  • Knowledge and/or experience with Financial Systems both for General Ledger and Budget purposes.
  • Hyperion Smartview, Hyperion Studio, Hyperion Workspace, Hyperion Interactive Reporting experience.

Salary Range:

Actual salary commensurate with experience.

Equal Employment Opportunity

UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.


Keywords: University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston , Senior Financial Analyst - Institutional Support Finance (Galveston), Other , Galveston, Texas

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