Vice President of Accounting

Roanoke, VA, US, 24011

Job Summary

Carilion Clinic, a $1.8B integrated health system headquartered in Roanoke, Virginia, is searching for an innovative, energetic and experienced talent to serve as Vice President of Accounting.  This role is an active and integral part of the system-level senior leadership team and reports directly to the organizational CFO.

Carilion Clinic is an award-winning healthcare organization that is led by almost 1,000 physicians who direct care throughout a comprehensive network of hospitals, ambulatory care environments and other complementary services.  Led by the vision of CEO Nancy Howell Agee, incoming chair of the American Hospital Association, Carilion is a forward-leaning catalyst for change in the way our communities’ health and wellness is improved under the auspices of the ‘Triple Aim”.  The ideal candidate will feel that this role is a best fit if they are interested in applying their experience, character and knowledge to lead change in the ways that accounting and finance provide support to those delivering care and service to our patients and the broader enterprise.

The VP of Accounting is responsible for directing the accounting functions for all entities of Carilion Clinic.  The incumbent provides strategic leadership for accounting and tax functions, accounts payable, payroll and cost reporting services across the health system. As important is the responsibility for the engagement and development of over 100 management and staff team members.

Candidates for consideration will have a record of established performance in developing and achieving operational and strategic objectives.  The ability to influence others through consensus building and collaborative leadership that considers more than just the bottom line is essential.  

Our candidate process is about finding the right “fit”, which by definition is a two-way goal.  If you feel an organizational culture focused on ethics, innovation and people, all centered around the patient might be interesting to learn more about, we look forward to an opportunity to speak with you and share more of our story!


Minimum Qualifications

Qualifications include Master’s degree in finance, accounting or related discipline and ten (10) years of progressively responsible leadership experience within a complex mid-sized healthcare organization.   CPA, HFMA and MGMA certifications preferred. Experience with and current knowledge of healthcare accounting and regulatory reporting in a modern systems environment.  

Additional qualifications include critical thinking, effective project management, and communication skills that combine to create capacity for building credibility and effective working relationships, at both the senior leadership and board levels.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.



Requisition Number: 14606 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: CASB - Carilion Administrative Services Building 
Shift: Day 
Shift Details: Full Time
Recruiter: DAVID L NIVEN 
Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4057 
Recruiter Email: 


As a not-for-profit organization, we pride ourselves on investing in our employees and the communities we serve. 

Our employees strive to provide quality care in serving over 1 million residents in Virginia while living and growing their careers in the country's most livable cities and towns. 

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic is a robust system of small and large award-winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


Posting Notes:

Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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