Senior Director of Fiscal Services (051223) FULL TIME

1200 Westwood Dr, Hamilton, MT 59840, USA Req #536
Friday, May 12, 2023

Why Bitterroot Health?

When you are a senior leader at Bitterroot Health, you are working alongside some of the most driven, talented, and passionate professionals in rural healthcare.

Our approach to healing is informed by our 90+ years legacy of caring for all in the Bitterroot Valley. We may have started in 1931 as a hospital but have grown into so much more: with 14 individual medical clinics, specialty care offerings, a new medical center in Stevensville, and expanded care in Darby. We are at the forefront of bringing care modalities that haven’t previously been offered in the Valley.

We believe that “everyone matters” in our approach to providing competent, courteous and compassionate care. You will be part of an amazing and diverse team, committed to helping  – one patient at a time.

Voted “Bitterroots Best Employer” & "Employer of Choice"  as the Bitterroot Valley’s largest employer, we take employee satisfaction and happiness seriously, and make it our business to ensure our staff know they matter! Our dedicated Employee Wellness team’s holistic approach supports staff entirely – meaning, beyond just the workday.

Position description

Senior Director of Fiscal Services (Controller) opportunity in beautiful Hamilton, Montana!!

Bitterroot Health is seeking candidates to fill the Senior Director of Fiscal Services (Controller) roleUnder the direction of the Chief Financial Officer, the Senior Director of Fiscal Services directs the accounting and fiscal activities of the hospital; responsible for planning, organizing, directing, and controlling the operations of the hospital; monitors and develops the hospital budget process; supervises and manages accounts payable and payroll services.  This position organizes, supervises, and participates in the accounting and fiscal management record and reporting functions; performs responsible and technical tasks pertaining to specialized accounting processes. The successful candidate will have the ability to see beyond the immediate challenge, seek out system and process improvements, find and implement solutions as opportunities present to help the Hospital achieve both it short and long-term goals.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Education:   Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • Licensures, Certifications, Registrations:  CPA or Masters in Accounting Preferred
  • Job Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:  General Accounting with Healthcare experience, experience with Montana healthcare environment desired
  • Experience: Management experience required


Schedule:  Full-time, 40 hours/week

Benefits:   This position is eligible for the full benefit package including

  • Relocation assistance
  • Competitive salary range

About our organization: 

Bitterroot Health is comprised of a critical access hospital and 13 outpatient clinics.  The hospital provides on call coverage of Orthopedics, Obstetrics & Gynecology, General Surgery, Urology, Gastroenterology, Nephrology, and Neurosurgery.  Other services provided within the organization include Primary Care, Urgent Care, Interventional Pain, Dermatology, non-interventional Cardiology, ophthalmology, pain medicine, and ENT.  In 2021 Bitterroot Health was recognized by the LOWN institute as the number one critical access hospital in Montana and the number four hospital in the United States based on overall social responsibility.  The organization employs nearly 700 staff and provides services throughout the Bitterroot Valley with services offered in Darby, Hamilton, Corvallis, Victor, and Stevensville.

About our Community:

Bitterroot Health has locations throughout the Bitterroot Valley in Hamilton, Stevensville, Corvallis, Victor, and Darby; beginning as a hospital in 1931, and growing to what it is today: multiple comprehensive care centers, and wide array of specialty services throughout the Valley.

Ravalli County has a population of nearly 46,000, Hamilton is the largest town and the county seat. The Valley is the perfect place to raise a family in a small-town atmosphere that still provides the amenities of a larger town. The Bitterroot Valley is 95 miles along the Bitterroot River, between the Bitterroot Range and Sapphire Mountains.

Bitterroot Health is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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  • 1200 Westwood Dr, Hamilton, MT 59840, USA