Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) brings together the leading research teams and cancer specialists of Fred Hutch, Seattle Children’s, and UW Medicine. One extraordinary group whose sole mission is the pursuit of better, longer, richer lives for our patients. SCCA's purpose is to provide state-of-the-art, patient and family centered care; support the conduct of cancer clinical research and education; enhance access to improved cancer interventions; and advance the standard of cancer care regionally and beyond.
Every individual at SCCA plays a unique role in supporting our mission. Our collective success hinges on each of us conducting ourselves in accord with a set of core values:
This is an extraordinary opportunity to lead disruptive continuous innovations in the fight against cancer.
The Controller collaborates with leaders across the organization to ensure organizational processes exist to effectively solve operational and financial issues and to support accurate financial statements. Influence business partners and collaborate in addressing barriers. The incumbent is responsible for pro-actively forming the vision and roadmap of the accounting department. The incumbent will act as a resource to departments and the management team and provide timely, accurate, and complete financial reports. Responsibilities include the following:
Produce accurate, timely, and complete periodic internal and external financial reports
Maintain a complete and accurate system of accounting records
Responsible for developing and maintaining a comprehensive set of internal controls designed to safeguard assets, mitigate risk and enhance the accuracy of SCCA's financial results
Ensure financial statements comply with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and standards established by the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB)
Maintain policies that oversee all aspects of direct and indirect financial controls
Establish processes for staff development, particularly around healthcare acumen, collaboration with peers and succession planning
Work with external auditors to support the annual financial audit, interim financials to support bond offerings and regulatory auditors to support appropriate federal and state agencies
Responsible for general accounting activities to include the general ledger, monthly contractual allowance for patient accounts receivable, non-patient accounts receivable, revenue recognition, expense accruals and preparation of accurate monthly/annual financial statements in compliance with generally accepted accounting principles
Responsible for managing third party resources engaged in preparing the Medicare/Medicaid cost report, 990 tax return, and other government-related reporting. Establish review processes to ensure that reporting is accurate and timely. Provide oversight of audits performed by outside auditors and applicable agencies.
The position is responsible for treasury functions working with both the Director and CFO. Treasury responsibilities include cash management, cash forecasting, ad-hoc treasury reporting and analysis, capital and leasing reporting and analysis, supporting debt compliance and covenant reporting, online banking administration, bank account management, including banking fee expense management. Support the Investment Sub-Committee and providing board reports as needed.
Responsible for maintaining and continuously improving the organization's internal control structure to include procedural and system understanding, documentation, and enhancements