Assistant Controller Jobs in Loxahatchee at Palms West Hospital

Title: Assistant Controller

Company: Palms West Hospital

Location: Loxahatchee


SHIFT: No Weekends

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Assistant Controller
Full Time, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE
General Accounting Department
Palms West Hospital
Loxahatchee, FL

Facility Description:

Assist the Controller in the day to day operations of the Accounting Department. Responsible for the related staff performance and the accomplishment of departmental responsibilities in accordance with hospital and department policies and procedures to meet company and regulatory requirements. Assists in coordinating and managing the general ledger. Participate in the Budget Process, gather information required and facilitate department reporting and variance analysis.

Provides direction to accounts payable, payroll, and other staff accountants as required to ensure position goals are met. Oversees the fixed asset system. Reports to the Controller.

As one of the nation’s leading providers of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare is comprised of more than 185 hospitals and 2000+ sites of care in 20 states and the United Kingdom. Many things set HCA Healthcare apart from other healthcare organizations; however, at our core, our greatest strength is our people. Join our tradition of excellence!


We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. We offer an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your benefits package truly customizable to you and your family needs. Some of our unique benefits we offer include:

Student Loan Repayment*

Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs*

Paid Personal Leave

401k (100% annual match – 3% to 9% of pay based on years of service)

Identity Theft Protection discounts

Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options

Adoption Assistance

Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)*

If applicable, please refer to the CBA or the local HR office to confirm if this benefit applies to your position.

Job Summary:

Reporting to the Controller, the Assistant Controller coordinates the activities of the general accounting functions. This individual is responsible for overseeing the recording of accounting information into the general and subsidiary ledgers in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and hospital policies in an accurate and timely manner. These include the accurate and timely preparation of financial statements and supporting schedules according to monthly close schedule, the analysis of financial data as well as preparing appropriate explanation for activities and variances. The Assistant Controller directs and manages the use of the department’s assets to achieve department’s goals.


Bachelor’s Degree, major in Accounting or related field required, MBA preferred

CPA preferred

Minimum three to five years’ experience in Accounting

Minimum one year supervisory experience

Two to three years” hospital or health care experience preferred but not required


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