Vice-President, Finance, Partnerships & Chief Financial Officer

  • Women's College Hospital
  • Jul 19, 2019
Full time Vice President

Job Description

Vice President, Finance, Partnerships and Chief Financial Officer

Women’s College Hospital (WCH)

Location: Toronto

For more than 100 years Women’s College Hospital (WCH) has been developing revolutionary advances in healthcare and we continue to build on this rich legacy established by our founders – courageous pioneers who refused to accept the status quo. Today our hospital culture is still shaped by leaders, healthcare providers and community members who break down barriers and push the boundaries of traditional healthcare in the pursuit of equity and excellence for the 21st century.

Women’s College Hospital is now a leader in health for women, health equity and health system solutions – a hospital designed to keep people out of hospital. We are developing ground-breaking innovations that address the most pressing issues related to population health, patient experience and system costs. We advocate for health equity because we know that a healthy society requires a level playing field where everyone has access to timely, high quality, efficient and compassionate care.

In this next great era for Women’s College Hospital, we are building on an ambitious vision - to revolutionize healthcare for a healthier and more equitable world. We are achieving this bold objective as a unified organization, in partnership with our diverse communities – patients, family members, thought leaders, philanthropists, innovators and disruptors in government, community, academia and the private sector.

We see a future of Healthcare Revolutionized – where we are setting a new pace for radical redesign in healthcare. Like our founders, we aim to shift the balance of power, to confront gender and social inequities that threaten people’s health, to bring virtual care into the mainstream and to reimagine how ambulatory healthcare services are delivered so we can provide substantial health system solutions and close the health gaps for all.

To support this vision, Women’s College Hospital is seeking a Vice President, Finance, Partnerships and Chief Financial Officer.

Reporting to the CEO and as a member of the executive team, you will play a key role in the stewardship of hospital financial resources.  You will be responsible for strategic financial planning and lead the hospital’s budgetary and capital planning processes, while ensuring that standards of practice, code of ethics, current legislative and statutory requirements are incorporated into organizational financial management decision making. You will provide both operational and program support to the organization and direct the finance, decision support, and facilities departments. You will be the chief financial spokesperson for WCH.

 

As the ideal candidate, you are a financial executive with experience leading organizational change in a complex environment. You have a proven track record of creating and maintaining high-performing teams and are dedicated to learning and continuous improvement. You are a leader who sets direction and provides oversight to your teams but is not afraid to roll up your sleeves and support your team to get the job done. You hold a Certified Professional Accountant (CPA) – finance and accounting stream – designation. A postgraduate degree in a related field is strongly preferred.

 

Women’s College Hospital is a fully affiliated teaching hospital of the University of Toronto and is committed to fairness and equity in employment and our recruitment and selection practices. We encourage applications from Indigenous peoples, people with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, members of racialized groups, women and any others who may contribute to the further diversification of our Hospital community. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as outlined in our Access for People with Disabilities policy.

To apply for this position, please submit your application and related materials to critch@boyden.com  and state the title of the position in the subject line of your e-mail.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those under consideration for the role will be contacted.

Job Category

Chief Financial Officer

City

Toronto, Ontario