Finance Director

The Arc of East Central Iowa

Cedar Rapids, IA Executive & Management / Accounting
The Arc of East Central Iowa is a non-profit agency that supports over 800 individuals with intellectual disabilities.  For over 60 years, families have depended on The Arc to provide services and supports to promote independence and inclusion in the community.  We are seeking an experienced leader to join our team as a Finance Director to manage the financial operations of the agency.

This position requires strong analytical skills, attention to detail, a sense of ownership, and great communication skills.  Responsibilities include oversight of payroll, accounts receivable and payable, and ensuring that generally accepted accounting principles are followed in the preparation and presentation of financial reporting.

Additionally, in this role you will… 

  • Implement and maintain strong internal controls and procedures 
  • Provide appropriate and timely financial information to senior staff, finance committee, Board of Directors and regulators
  • Provide statistical data and analysis to drive the creation of annual budget and reporting of budget attainment on a monthly basis
  • Serve as primary point of contact with external auditors and manage the annual financial statement audit and completion of 990 filing 
  • Be responsible for oversight of revenue cycle management
  • Review and assess the work of Finance team to assure timely completion of tasks
  • Work closely with Finance team members to ensure reconciliations are being done timely and accurately 
  • Responsible for the hiring and development of Finance team members 
  • Work on ad-hoc projects as necessary 
  • Manage the Medicaid billing process to ensure a high rate of first time claims approval
  • Adhere to regulatory guidelines to assure successful audits and certifications of agency programs

Position Qualifications:
  • At minimum, Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or other relevant field of study preferred
  • Three to five years’ experience leading a successful financial operation 
  • Experience in Medicaid billing is highly desirable
  • Ability to develop and maintain working relationships with agency professionals, clients, board of directors and policy makers 
  • Expertise and proficiency of accounting software, Peachtree/Sage preferred, a working knowledge of MS Office and advanced use of Excel and Access
  • Experience working with government regulations and reporting

This is a full time benefit eligible position including health, dental vision, 401k, PTO and more.

If you would like to apply for this position please submit a cover letter, resume, salary requirements and professional references by clicking apply now! Deadline for application is Friday, October 26, 2018.
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Finance Director

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