University of Rochester Financial Analyst in Rochester, New York


Full Time 40 hours Grade 054 Ophthalmology


8 AM-4:30 PM


Position Summary:

Conducts complex analysis of financial data in support of the Department of Ophthalmology (Flaum Eye Institute). Performs analyses, audits, and tests necessary to ascertain integrity of accounting data, account balances, and ensure accurate reporting. Assists with annual Capital and Operating Budget. Performs moderately complex work associated with journal entries, variance analysis, purchase order creation, and deposit of payments. Under the direction of the Manager of Financial Operations executes corrective action and solutions as appropriate.


Manages financial reporting, forecasting, and cost accounting for the Department of Ophthalmology, including faculty practice, hospital, Optical Shops, research, and teaching programs.

Produces advanced reporting and analysis to include:

  • Integrated enterprise-wide financial statements
  • Customizable reports to measure and report on the department performance goals and objectives
  • Expanded faculty dashboards, including financial and clinical data
  • Benchmarking Analysis.
  • Financial analysis of revenue and expenses for faculty practice
  • Other ad hoc reports and analysis as needed

Manages the reconciliation process for revenue and expenses completed by the staff accountants. Oversees the processing of all accounts payable, disbursements, and tracking of cost.

Manages annual operating and capital budgets for submission to SMD Finance, SMH Finance, and URMFG Finance.

Analyzes and interprets data, statistics, and financial information and identifies significant differences in relationships among sources of information.

Implements, updates, and coordinates financial policies to maintain the financial integrity of the department and maximize internal controls.


Requires Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field and 4 year experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

He/she must possess a positive, helpful attitude in dealing with faculty, staff, students, external constituents, and co-workers. He/she should be a well-organized, independent worker able to function within a team environment.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job Title: Financial Analyst

Location: Medical Faculty Group

Job ID: 212860

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Full/Part Time: Full-Time