Position located in Natchitoches, Louisiana - relocation required
Are you interested in joining a rapidly-growing, dynamic Pharmacy Benefit Management company working in a full-plate plus environment? SOUTHERN SCRIPTS, LLC is growing and looking for incredible talent! Southern Scripts, LLC provides comprehensive pharmacy benefit management services and healthcare plans for employers. We offer a Prescription Benefit Management option that restores balance between the need for sound prescription management strategies and meeting the health needs of a company's employees and their families.
Currently, we are experiencing accelerated growth in a rapidly changing industry. There's never been a better time to join our team. We are seeking motivated, coachable, self-driven individuals that possess a servant leadership philosophy and are looking for long term positions at Southern Scripts, LLC.
Role and Responsibilities
The Director of Finance position is responsible for maximizing the return on financial assets by establishing financial policies, procedures, controls and reporting systems. This position ensures legal and regulatory compliance for all accounting and financial reporting functions. The Director of Finance also oversees cost and general accounting, accounts receivable/collection and payroll and risk management.
Guides financial decisions by establishing, monitoring and enforcing policies and procedures.
Protects assets by establishing, monitoring and enforcing internal controls.
Maximizes return and limits risk on cash by minimizing cash balances and making investments.
Provides status of financial condition of the company by collecting, interpreting and reporting key financial data.
Ensures compliance with federal, state and local legal requirements by researching existing and new legislation, consulting with outside advisors, and filing financial reports. Advises management of actions and potential risks.
Arranges for audits as required and appropriate.
Manages budget and controls expenses effectively.
Hires, trains, develops and appraises staff effectively. Takes corrective action as necessary on a timely basis and in accordance with company policy. Consults with Human Resources as appropriate.
Keeps up-to-date on information and technology affecting functional area(s) to increase innovation and ensure compliance.
Abide by all obligations under HIPAA related to Protected Health Information (PHI).
If a HIPAA violation is discovered, whether individually or by another, you must report the violation to the Compliance Officer and/or Human Resources.
Attend, complete, and demonstrate competency in all required HIPAA Training offered by the company.
Required Skills and Competencies
The Director of Finance has supervisory responsibilities and direct reports.
Position Type and Expected Hours of Work
Some flexibility in hours is allowed, but the employee must be available during the "core" work hours of 8:00AM to 5:00PM CT. We cover clients from West to East Coast, work times must be adjusted to cover meetings in all time zones. Ability to work extended hours, weekends and holidays pursuant with industry demands
This position could require 10% - 15% overnight travel from Natchitoches, Louisiana.
Required Education and Experience
Bachelor's degree in a business, financial or related field or equivalent work experience.
5 or more years of experience in managing an accounting function in a medium- or large-size company.
Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
Preferred Education and Experience:
Master's degree in a business, financial or related field or equivalent work experience.
10 or more years of experience in managing an accounting function in a medium- or large-size company.
Healthcare services experience highly desired.
Southern Scripts, LLC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Southern Scripts, LLC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
Southern Scripts, LLC expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. EOE M/F/D/V