The Brant Community Healthcare System
The Brant Community Healthcare System consists of the Brantford General Hospital as a regional acute health centre and the Willett site in Paris which provides urgent care, a 32-bed inpatient unit and community outreach programs. With a total of 300 beds, the BCHS has attracted more than 175 physicians, (employee head count) highly trained employees, and over 500 volunteers. We are an affiliated teaching site of the McMaster University Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine.
Through creative and innovative use of resources and partnerships, we focus on primary and secondary acute care, rehab, complex continuing care, palliative care, health promotion and mental health services. We are the regional centre for paediatrics, mental health, obstetrics, gynaecology, CT scanning, critical care, surgical services, ambulatory care and emergency medicine. We are also the site of the Brant Community Cancer Clinic and the S.C. Johnson Dialysis Clinic for patients throughout Brant County and Haldimand-Norfolk.
The position of Vice President (VP) Finance and Corporate Services & Chief Financial Officer (CFO) is responsible for providing strategic leadership and oversight of the following organization wide corporate services: Finance, Decision Support and Purchasing; and, facility operational functions including Environmental Services, Nutrition Services, Stores, Security, and Engineering and Maintenance.
As a member of the Executive Team, the VP Finance and Corporate Services & CFO is accountable and shares responsibility with other BCHS executives to assure the provision of safe, quality and cost effective healthcare for our patients and community in alignment with the organization’s mission, vision and values.
The Ideal Candidate
The Ideal Candidate will have a proven ability to work effectively and collaboratively across the organization and maintain positive working relationships with the leadership of clinical, support services and medical programs. They must also maintain positive working relationships with the MOHLTC, HNHB LHIN, Brant Sub-region, Infrastructure Ontario (IO), LHIN, Mohawk Shared Services, Medbuy, partners within the LHIN and other organizations as required.
Will have a minimum of five (5) years’ experience in progressive senior leadership roles in related fields (finance and accounting), and complex operation environments with significant organizational change. Experience in health care and/or public sector/not-for-profit is an asset.
The ideal candidate will be a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) and will hold a Master’s Degree in either a Finance or Healthcare Related discipline. They will also be able to demonstrate their ability to fulfill the outlined responsibilities and accountabilities below.
Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities
The VP Finance and Corporate Services & CFO is accountable for the quality and overall development and coordination of the programs within his/her portfolio. In the role of VP Corporate Services & CFO, the new incumbent will be responsible for the following:
Primary responsibilities also include:
Safety (patient, worker & workplace) is a BCHS Corporate Priority. The successful applicant will demonstrate good stewardship in the identification, reporting and mitigation of unsafe acts or conditions.
To submit your application, please forward your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Brant Community Healthcare System (BCHS) is an equal opportunity employer. The BCHS is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace, and welcomes applications from women, members of racialized groups/visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of all sexual orientation, and persons of any gender identity or gender expression. In order to ensure equal opportunities during the recruitment and selection process, the BCHS provides accommodation for applicants with disabilities upon request.
The Brant Community Healthcare System is a fully accredited and award winning healthcare organization that is committed to patient and staff safety. It is an affiliated teaching site of the McMaster University Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine. Brantford General is a regional acute care hospital and The Willett Hospital in Paris, provides urgent and transitional care.