Aetna KS MCD CFO/Sr Director, Finance in Overland Park, Kansas

Req ID: 51600BR


The Chief Financial Officer (CFO) will oversee the budget, accounting systems and financial reporting for the health plan as well as provide strategic leadership for the Plan by working with the Executive Team to establish long-range goals, strategies and action plans. The position is also responsible for providing direction for health plan operations with accountability for providing high quality care to the plan enrollees, attaining financial performance and representing the organization to regulatory agencies, employees, Board of Directors and the public.


The CFO will oversee all financial operations for the Kansas Aetna Better Health Plan. Responsible for overseeing the Contractor budget, accounting systems and financial reporting for the program. The candidate should have a solid accounting, financial forecasting/budgeting, financial discipline and medical economics background. Responsibilities include oversight of the accuracy of reported financials, management of expenses and analysis of performance and trends. Position will work with the State and the Board on deliverables, collaborate with local executive team as well as corporate finance and manage the accounting/finance team. Strong communication and teamwork needed for success in a matrix organization. Attention will focus on monthly reporting and projections and strategies to ensure optimal operational growth and performance.


10+ years of financial health care/managed care experience, preferably experienced with health care plan. -In depth knowledge of government programs including Medicaid and Medicare -Budgeting, forecasting and financial reporting -Trend identification and analysis -Strategic alliances and business partnering.


The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience; Masters Degree preferred


Finance/Certified Public Accountant (CPA) is desired


Finance/Financial analysis - P&L support/More Than 10 Years

Finance/Financial analysis - closing, planning, forecasting processes/More Than 10 Years

Finance/Expense management/More Than 10 Years

Finance/Financial reporting and analysis/More Than 10 Years

Finance/Financial Budgeting/More Than 10 Years


Desktop Tools/TE Microsoft Excel/More Than 10 Years/End User

Database/SQL Server/More Than 10 Years/End User

Desktop Tools/Microsoft Word/More Than 10 Years/End User

Desktop Tools/Microsoft SharePoint/4-6 Years/End User


Finance/Delivering Profit and Performance/MASTERY

Finance/Profit and Quality Vigilance/MASTERY

Leadership/Driving Strategic and Organizational Agility/MASTERY


General Business/Maximizing Work Practices/MASTERY

Leadership/Collaborating for Results/MASTERY

General Business/Communicating for Impact/MASTERY


Are you ready to join a company that is changing the face of health care across the nation? Aetna Better Health of Kansas is looking for people like you who value excellence, integrity, caring and innovation. As an employee, you'll join a team dedicated to improving the lives of KanCare members. Our vision incorporates community-based health care that works. We value diversity. Align your career goals with Aetna Better Health of Kansas, and we will support you all the way.

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

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Job Function: Financial Services

Aetna is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veterans status.