American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine (AUC) is actively seeking an experienced individual, who is driven to make an immediate impact to join their team as Financial Analyst. The Financial Analyst directly supports the Senior Manager of Finance and is responsible for supporting the month-end results, financial reporting, forecasting, budgeting and accounts payable.
• Supports the annual budgeting, rolling re-forecasting and five-year strategic planning process
• Supports the month-end close, financial reporting and management reporting process
• Provides analytical decision support for institution management, including financial analysis, program profitability analysis, cost variance analysis and capital expenditure justification
• Works collaboratively with other teams (e.g. accounting, real estate, marketing, admissions, academic operations and campus) to enhance business processes, internal controls and reporting
• Supports the development of presentations for school Dean, board of directors/boards of trustees, parent company and other significant stakeholders
• Support process improvement opportunities and other special projects
• Lead analysis of past trends and future demand; propose strategic direction, provide thought leadership and engage senior leadership and other influencers as needed.
• Evaluate and advise management on the impact of short and long-range initiatives and plans
• Code Accounts payables and other invoices and initiate international wire requests
• Work on concurrent projects with tight deadlines and deliverables with parent company
• Drive strong cost discipline across departments
• Completes other duties as assigned
Critical features of this job are described under Essential Duties and Responsibilities. They may be, however, subject to change at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Below are the minimum requirements of the education, experience, knowledge, and skills required to competently perform in this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
• Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Finance or Accounting MBA or CPA preferred
• Minimum 3 years of finance and/or accounting experience with demonstrated ability to analyze financial and operational data
• Knowledge of GAAP, ideally within a public company setting; awareness of Sarbanes Oxley compliance
• Insightful and service oriented
• Proven Ability to effectively organize information, manage projects and analyze data
• Strong written and verbal communication skills and experience with developing and presenting complex topics to senior management
• Ability to interact effectively with executive management and staff members
• Advanced Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint skills and experience with relational databases
• Experience with Cognos data warehouse or TM1 Planning systems, or similar financial planning application preferred
• Sense of urgency and follow-up at all times and professional can do attitude
• Ability to lead projects from beginning to end with minimal supervision.
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American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine (AUC) is an international medical school preparing physicians for careers in the United States, Canada, and worldwide.. American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine is accredited through 2021 by the Accreditation Commission on Colleges of Medicine (ACCM), which is the accreditor used by the country of St. Maarten.
The United States Department of Education, via the National Committee on Foreign Medical Education and Accreditation (NCFMEA), reviews the standards that countries use to accredit medical schools. The NCFMEA has determined that the ACCM’s accreditation standards are comparable to those set by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME), which accredits medical education programs in the United States.
AUC offers a diversity of students, primarily US citizens and permanent residents, with the opportunity to pursue a high-quality medical education. AUC graduates are practicing medicine in some of the most prestigious hospitals in the United States, with many earning Chief Resident positions and other positions of leadership.
AUC employs a U.S. model curriculum, with two years of medical sciences taught at the St. Maarten campus, followed by two years of clinical sciences taught at affiliated hospitals in the United States and United Kingdom. AUC is known for its student–centered environment, a faculty passionate about teaching, and a commitment to giving students who have the desire, the persistence, and the intellectual capacity an opportunity to become outstanding physicians. In 2013, AUC achieved a first-time pass rate of 97 percent on USMLE, which is on par with the rate achieved by US and Canadian schools, and above the rate achieved by osteopathic schools (94 percent) and international schools (79 percent).