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Senior Financial Analyst

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Senior Financial Analyst - General Accounting Team

Ministry Service Center located at 4040 Vincennes Circle - Indianapolis, IN 46268

If you are a highly organized, detail oriented, critical thinker looking for a challenging and financially rewarding career, The General Accounting Team at Ascension Ministry Service Center wants to speak with you!

Why Join Ascension?

The Ascension Ministry Service Center (MSC) provides business services for all of Ascension so that front-line associates can focus on what matters most – caring for patients. Some of the services include payroll, benefits, accounts payable and accounting. Over the years, the Ministry Service Center has matured into a central hub of teams providing innovative support to associates across Ascension. Teams at the MSC are often the go-to source for complex transformations, enterprise-wide projects, new services and other work that involves understanding the complexities of a large multi-state organization.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

As a Senior Financial Analyst with Ascension Minitry Service Center, you will support the preparation of GAAP financial statements and contribute to the timely completion and analysis of financial results and accounting transactions, participate in an efficient close process, and understand the internal and external requirements to ensure accurate reporting.  


  • Assist Managers and Directors in day-to-day accounting operational tasks
  • Performs monthly, quarterly, and annual close processes for multiple health ministry locations
  • Understand and document budget to actual and trended to actual variances
  • Prepare and review complex journal entries and account analyses timely and accurately, ensuring detailed supporting documentation is maintained
  • Prepare and review complex account reconciliations and conduct follow up on aged reconciling items
  • Analyze financial reports and records, making recommendations or seeking solutions for accounting problems before presenting issues for escalation
  • Review, research, and recommend improvements to analysis, reporting, and compliance issues and understand the financial implications thereof

What You Will Need


  • High School Diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, AND Bachelor's degree required.
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance preferred
  • MBA and/or CPA preferred


  • Four or more years of relevant experience in accounting preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension Ministry Service Center is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

The Ascension Ministry Service Center participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

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Job ID: 366541
Category: Finance
Facility: MOSTL Ascension Health MSC
Ministry: Ascension Ministry Service Center
Location: Indianapolis, IN

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