Job Description


Harris Health System is the public healthcare safety-net provider established in 1966 to serve the residents of Harris County, Texas. As an essential healthcare system, Harris Health champions better health for the entire community, with a focus on low-income uninsured and underinsured patients, through acute and primary care, wellness, disease management and population health services. Ben Taub Hospital (Level 1 Trauma Center) and Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital (Level 3 Trauma Center) anchor Harris Health’s robust network of 39 clinics, health centers, specialty locations and virtual (telemedicine) technology. Harris Health is among an elite list of health systems in the U.S. achieving Magnet® nursing excellence designation for its hospitals, the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance designation for its patient-centered clinics and health centers and its strong partnership with nationally recognized physician faculty, residents and researchers from Baylor College of Medicine; McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth); The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center; and the Tilman J. Fertitta Family College of Medicine at the University of Houston.

Skills / Requirements

Job Summary
Capital Assets Manager is responsible for overseeing accounting functions related to capital assets, including leases and subscription-based information technology transactions, in order to ensure timely and accurate financial reporting for Harris Health System¿s (the System) infrastructure in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance
Master's Degree or MBA In Accounting or Finance, preferred

Licensure & Certification: Certified Public Accountant (CPA), preferred

Work Experience:  Six (6) Years Work Experience in the financial area; healthcare experience preferred

Management Experience:  Three (3) Years of Management Experience-Accounting management/supervisory experience

Communication Skills:  Above Average Verbal Communication (Heavy Public Contact), Writing/Correspondence, Writing/Reports

Proficiencies:  MS Excel, MS Word, Peoplesoft, Personal Computer

Job Attributes

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Analytical, Mathematics, Statistical, Medical Terms

Work Schedule:  Flexible, Eligible for Telecommute

Other Requirements: 
Possesses an advanced knowledge and understanding of capital assets, lease accounting, and other capital asset accounting.
Possesses an advanced knowledge and understanding, with progressive development, of financial statements and relationships, analytical techniques, operations, GAAP, and accounting practices and procedures
Ability to analyze and evaluate data and draw meaningful conclusions

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