Sutter Health Financial Analyst III - Research Institute in San Francisco, California

Position Overview:

This position is responsible for analyzing the financial performance of clinical research contracts for CPMC Research Institute. Provides financial and analytical support for industry, private foundation, federal and investigator-initiated contracts. Develops budgets, projections, and negotiates with sponsors while following federal, state and local policies. Proficiently utilizes Sutter Health finance software (Lawson) as well as internal systems to invoice, reconcile, and account for all revenue and expenses related to clinical research finance. Communicates with internal and external customers and works closely with RI clinical team to ensure billing compliance. Participates in specific projects as directed by Clinical Research Director, Grants Supervisor and Financial Director.


Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or related field required.

  • Minimum of five (5) years experience in preparing and performing financial feasibility reports and operational budget analysis in a healthcare setting required.

  • Minimum of two (2) years experience in performing clinical research.

  • Previous contracting experience is preferred.

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Intermediate to advanced MS Excel and MS Word skills

  • Demonstrated ability for financial forecasting at the intermediate level.

  • Excellent knowledge of grants management practices.

  • Intermediate knowledge of accounting practices.

  • Lawson experience preferred.

Organization: California Pacific Medical Center

Employee Status: Regular

Employee Referral Bonus: No

Benefits: Yes

Position Status: Exempt

Union: No

Job Shift: Day

Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift

Days of the Week Scheduled: Monday-Friday

Weekend Requirements: None

Schedule: Full Time

Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: 80

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.