2019-048 Manager of Planning and Analysis – Moose Factory

Division: Corporate Services
Site: Weeneebayko Area Health Authority
Reports to: Vice President of Corporate Services & Chief Financial Officer
Status: Permanent Full-Time

The Weeneebayko Area Health Authority (WAHA) is seeking an experienced leader to fill the key role of Manager of Planning and Analysis. Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, you will lead the Financial Planning, Financial Analysis, and Materials Management teams.

The Organization:
Weeneebayko Area Health Authority (WAHA) is the leading health care provider on the western James Bay coast. WAHA comprises of hospitals in Moose Factory, Fort Albany, and Attawapiskat, with a Health Centre in Moosonee. WAHA also provides regional outpatient programs, as well as Paramedicine services in Moose Factory, Moosonee, Fort Albany, Kashechewan, Attawapiskat, and Peawanuck. The span of services, complexity of care needs in the region, and the depth of health integration has made WAHA a leader and a model of health care services in Northern Ontario. WAHA consists of 450 employees, a Physician team, many students, as well as community stakeholders. It is affiliated with Queens University and offers many educational opportunities for current and prospective team members

Position Profile Requirements:

  •  Excellent written, oral, and electronic communication skills
  •  Demonstrated excellent analytical skills with an ability to interpret, report, and act on statistical information
  •  Knowledge of healthcare finance and intergovernmental funding mechanisms
  •  Strong interpersonal skills and a strong understanding of customer relations.
  •  Experience interacting, working within, and leading multidisciplinary teams
  •  Knowledge of supply chain logistics
  •  Knowledge of Indigenous health issues and the geographic region of the James and Hudson Bay Coast

Key Responsibilities:

  •  Provide leadership to the Financial Planning, Analysis, and Materials Management teams
  •  Work in consultation with leadership on financial trends, budgets, and financial reporting
  •  Act as a coach and mentor to direct reports to facilitate a client-service focused team
  •  Provide expert financial analysis to internal and external partners
  •  Ensure a proactive supply chain logistics department by working with partners to advance the interests of the corporation while assisting to provide high quality patient care

Qualifications & Experience:

  •  Diploma in Accounting is required
  •  Bachelor’s degree in Commerce or Accounting, or a willingness to obtain is preferred
  •  Certified Professional Accountant designation is considered an asset
  •  Experience working in public sector finance, with specific knowledge of hospital finance
  •  Experience working with supply chain logistics, materials management, or a related field
  •  Experience working in a unionized environment is considered an asset

How to Apply:

 Please apply in writing, providing three recent work references, quoting Competition #2019-048 by no later than Tuesday, March 19, 2019 noon to:

Human Resources
Weeneebayko Area Health Authority
P.O. Box 664
Moose Factory, ON P0L 1W0

  •  Resumes can be emailed to jobs@waha.ca or faxed to 705-658-4917
  •  For more information contact the HR team by email above
  •  Only those selected for an interview will be contacted

Weeneebayko Area Health Authority is an inclusive employer. Accommodations are available in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights code and Accessibility of Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005.

2019-048 Manager of Planning and Analysis – Moose Factory