JOB PURPOSE: This is a project position will support the Fiscal Services department in the area of financial reporting specifically relating to the area of lease accounting, which is needed due to a change in the financial accounting standard (FAS) 842 for FY 2020.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Beginning with the Hospital’s FY 2020, the financial accounting standards governing leases will change and the Hospital will be required to make significant changes to its financial reporting practices. To assist in this effort there is a need to inventory all of the Hospital’s leases to comply with financial account standard (FAS) 842. The project envisioned for the successful candidate will entail working with individuals in the Hospital’s finance and clinical areas to develop a comprehensive listing of the organization’s operating and capital leases. The successful candidate will have an opportunity to develop a greater understanding of the accounting principles behind this Standard and will also have an opportunity to enhance their skills in various components of the MS Office Suite (Excel TM, Access TM, Word TM, etc.).