Deputy Director of Health Services (Deputy Chief Financial Officer)

Deputy Director of Health Services (Deputy Chief Financial Officer)
Contra Costa County Health Department
 Martinez, California
Job Description

Contra Costa Health (CCH) is looking for a dynamic Deputy Director to manage and oversee the department’s Finance Division. This role is responsible for overall planning, organizing, and coordinating of CCH’s budget development, financial planning, budgetary controls, and fiscal policies. This full-time position is based in Martinez, California.

Under the general direction of the Health Services Chief Financial Ocer (CFO), the Deputy Chief Financial Officer (DCFO) is responsible for the day-to-day administration of the financial activities of the Health Department, which includes a hospital, health centers, and managed care plan. The DCFO will oversee general accounting functions, financial reporting, reimbursement functions, and compliance to ensure accurate and transparent financial records. The DFCO will assist the CFO in the implementation of fiscal and accounting policies in compliance with current technology, governmental accounting standards, laws, regulations, and County governance. Incumbent will report directly to the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and assumes duties of the CFO in his/her absence.

Why join the Contra Costa Health Finance Division?

Contra Costa County is one of the few counties in the nation to offer a full spectrum of health-related services under one organizational structure. Contra Costa Health is the largest county department in Contra Costa County with over 4,700 employees. Our mission is to care for and improve the health of all people in Contra Costa with special attention to those who are most vulnerable to health problems. We provide services through nine operational areas: Behavioral Health, Contra Costa Health Plan, Emergency Medical Services, Environmental Health, Hazardous Materials, Health, Housing & Homeless Services, Public Health, Contra Costa Regional Medical Center & Health Centers, and Detention Health. Please see our website for more information about Contra Costa Health:

CCH is an integrated system of health care services that covers health at every level: the individual, the family, and the community. For low-income and uninsured residents of Contra Costa County, CCHS is the safety net, providing medical services not available to them elsewhere.

The Health Services Finance Division is responsible for the accounting operations of each program operated by Contra Costa Health Services. With the responsibility of managing a budget of over $2 billion dollars, the Finance Department is recruiting for a Deputy Director of Finance to oversee a complex systems of funding sources and the Finance units that maintain budgetary controls.