Division Chair - Financial Planning & Analysis

Why Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic is the nation's best hospital (U.S. News & World Report, 2020-2021) and ranked #1 in more specialties than any other care provider. We have a vast array of opportunities ranging from Nursing, Clinical, to Finance, IT, Administrative, Research and Support Services to name a few. Across all locations, you’ll find career opportunities that support diversity, equity and inclusion. At Mayo Clinic, we invest in you with opportunities for growth and development and our benefits and compensation package are highly competitive. We invite you to be a part of our team where you’ll discover a culture of teamwork, professionalism, mutual respect, and most importantly, a life-changing career!
Position description
The role is a key thought partner to Mayo Clinic executives, with an important voice in Mayo Clinic’s financial, strategic, and operational execution, providing counsel and insights in a high-performance, high-velocity environment. Responsibilities:

• Critical participant in Mayo Clinic’s strategic planning cycle. Responsible for aligning and fully integrating the strategic planning and financial planning cycles.
• Own the design, development, and execution of Mayo Clinic’s enterprise financial planning operations, including intra-year forecasting, annual financial plan, and long-range financial planning.
• Partner with Mayo Clinic’s enterprise CFO and FAS Chair in:
o Leading dynamic financial and strategic analyses for the Mayo Clinic Board of Trustees, Mayo Clinic Board of Governors, Mayo Clinic CEO’s Cabinet and other institutional committees and workgroups.
o Executing on key Mayo Clinic programs and objectives, aligning short-term and long-range financial goals.
• Complex financial analyses and modeling to support business decision making.
• Indirect (dotted line) oversight to the FP&A teams dedicated to the three destination medical practices and the Mayo Clinic Health System in addition to Mayo Clinic Labs.
• Oversee Mayo Clinic’s capital team and key elements of the capital process, including leadership of the capital planning cycle, forecasting, prioritization, approval, and tracking of projects across the Mayo enterprise.

The role scans the external environment to identify opportunities to improve results, keeping abreast of new trends in planning, finance and accounting across industries. Able to effectively create and communicate a picture of the future and lead a team in developing and executing tactics that deliver on the future vision. Develop an empowered workforce focused on outcomes. Some travel required.

Bachelor's degree required (accounting, business, or finance preferred), with fifteen years of applicable accounting or finance experience required. MBA or master’s degree with an accounting or finance focus is preferred. Ten years of executive management and complex leadership experience is required.
Additional qualifications
Able to influence strategic direction of the organization with effective negotiation skills. Possesses a strategic mindset with proven experience as a catalyst, driving behavior change. Has deep experience in strategic analysis and assessment, with ability to develop and deliver dynamic presentations that tell Mayo Clinic’s financial, operational, and strategic story. Prior financial experience with international operations is desired, while prior financial experience in technology-based organizations is helpful.
License or certification
Certified Public Accounting or Certified Management Accountant certification preferred.
Exemption status
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.
Benefits eligible
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
Schedule details
M-F, day shift. This position will work remotely, with up to 30% travel required.
Weekend schedule
As needed
Site description
Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
Administration, Business, Finance
Job posting number
Jessica Gartner
Equal opportunity employer
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