Kingston Health Sciences Centre - Chief Financial Officer
Launched April 1, 2017, Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) is Southeastern Ontario’s largest acute-care academic hospital. Consisting of the Hotel Dieu Hospital site and Kingston General Hospital site, as well as the Cancer Centre of Southeastern Ontario and two research institutes, KHSC cares for more than 500,000 patients and families from across the region. As one of Kingston’s largest employers, KHSC is home to nearly 5,000 staff, more than 2,000 health-care learners and 1,000 volunteers who are committed to partnering with patients and families to ensure high quality, compassionate care. Fully affiliated with Queen’s University, KHSC is ranked as one of Canada’s top research hospitals.
This past year has been a time of significant and exciting change as the two organizations have come together to create one health sciences centre. KHSC has just completed its first strategic plan that charts a bold and innovative vision of “Transforming care, together” in its journey to becoming a high-performing healthcare/academic health sciences organization.
The Chief Financial Officer is a key member of the KHSC executive team and will report directly to the President and Chief Executive Officer. In support of KHSC’s mission, vision, values and new corporate strategy, the incumbent will have responsibility for leading and championing the organization’s financial health in support of the patients and families served. S/he will offer expert financial and budgetary advice and will be responsible for providing the overall direction for KHSC’s financial assets and liabilities associated with its approximate $575 million operating budget. S/he may also be responsible for other clinical and administrative support services as appropriate.
In leading by example, the incumbent will want to focus on the following key priorities:
Success in this role will require a combination of financial experience and acumen, executive leadership, championship of change and results achievement, inclusive of the following:
For the individual who is inspired by KHSC’s journey to date and future plans, this is a rare opportunity to join a ‘new’ health science centre launching its first strategic plan that is excitingly ambitious, and to have an impact on the evolution of the new organization – its best practices, processes and culture – as it seeks to become a model for innovative and integrated healthcare in Ontario.
To request a copy of the position profile or to submit your expression of interest for consideration, please contact Chris Sawyer (firstname.lastname@example.org / 1-416-640-4312) or Ed Perkovic (email@example.com / 1-416-640-4311).