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Chief Financial Officer - Northwest Network

Benefits Eligibility (Employment Type):  Full-time benefits (32-40 hours per week)
Shift Type:  Day
Shift Length:  Variable
Primary Location (City):  Bellingham
State:  WA

PeaceHealth is seeking a Chief Financial Officer - Northwest Network for a 1.0 full time equivalent Exempt position. This position will be working Day shift with shift durations of Variable.

Req ID: 176341


Chief Financial Officer Opportunity in Bellingham, Wash.!


PeaceHealth is seeking a talented Chief Financial Officer to oversee all aspects of operational and financial management, including compliance, performance evaluation and policy development. In this position, you will use lean concepts to ensure system-wide financial achievement and strategic budget execution.


The ideal candidate will be a personable leader who can provide ongoing financial analysis, while assisting the EVP of Finance in enhancing operations. As an executive, the Chief Financial Officer will use their extensive management and accounting knowledge to accelerate PeaceHealth’s financial position and performance. This position is key to PeaceHealth's future, and the incumbent must be a thought leader who can foster development and conformance of system-wide financial policies that deliver high value.


Qualifications for the Chief Financial Officer include:

  • Bachelor’s degree required; MBA or master’s degree preferred
  • Minimum of ten years’ management experience in healthcare financial management and accounting  
  • Certified Public Accountant preferred
  • Proven ability conceptualizing issues and developing strategic initiatives and solutions
  • Thorough knowledge and experience in accounting theory and practice financial management
  • Strong ability to:
    • Deliver financial results for areas of accountability
    • Work within matrix reposting organizational structures
    • Improve cost, quality and accessibility of health care services, exceeding customer expectations


Top reasons to join PeaceHealth’s team:


  • Providing whole person care to Alaska, Oregon and Washington since 1890
  • Robust benefits package, including excellent health benefits
  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education
  • Relocation assistance
  • Competitive compensation
  • Inclusive, Mission-driven company culture 

Interested?  Please contact our Executive Recruiter, Deanna Toney, at:


Ready to apply? Visit and search for Job ID: 176341


PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham, founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace in 1891, is a not-for-profit tertiary care hospital providing comprehensive specialty care in northwest Washington. The medical and technology resources of PeaceHealth, combined with the caring atmosphere of a community hospital and centers of excellence in cardiovascular, cancer, spine, and joint replacements ensure patients receive exceptional medicine and compassionate care.



Please apply online to be considered. For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.


About PeaceHealth


PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 17,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 1,200 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest.


We offer competitive compensation, a robust benefits package and a collaborative, Mission-driven work environment! To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Bellingham community please visit our homepage:


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Location: Bellingham, St. Joseph Medical Center (216)
Job Category:  Leadership 
Shift:  Day
Shift Length: Variable
FTE: 1.0
Work Type:  Full Time
Hourly compensation starts at: $DOE, more depending on experience
Required Certifications/Licensure: 


PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.


The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.


Posting Notes: Bellingham || Leadership || Executive Leadership || Full Time || SYSTEM & REG ADMIN



Nearest Major Market: Bellingham
Nearest Secondary Market: Everett

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