Accounting & Finance Careers at Lifespan

Financial Analyst Job

Job Number: LCS17770

Job Title: FInancial Analyst

Department: Financial Systems Operations - 0014602

Facility: Corporate Headquarters

Location: Providence, RI

Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting or Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts degree in Finance is required.


One to three years experience in use of financial systems including general ledger, financial reporting and financial data analysis.

Experience in microcomputer use, spreadsheet and data base management software and applications is required. Requires ability to learn new systems and applications with limited formal training.

Strong organizational skills, ability to prioritize, manage deadlines and redirect and refocus as needed.

The Financial AnaAnalyst reports to the Manager of Financial Operations. Under general supervision and within Lifespan policies and procedures, performs routine accounting tasks as scheduled, including posting of standard journal entries and reconciliation of control accounts while following generally accepted accounting principles. Maintains the accuracy of the Lifespan chart of accounts as well as financial reporting rollups for month end reports. Processes and reconciles interfaces of subsystems to general ledger. This position performs routine maintenance of the Datawatch electronic reporting system including new user setup, user training, and security updates based on changes in reporting rollups. Reconciles and processes the month end budget to actual reports distributed to management.