Assistant Controller

Assistant Controller

Gunnison Valley Hospital

Gunnison, Utah

Accountable for managing the hospital’s financial and accounting policies, systems and processes, tax and regulatory requirements, payroll systems and processes, and ongoing financial modeling. Reports and accountable to the CFO.


Works closely with all departments necessary to ensure that the processes, programs, and services are accomplished in a timely and efficient manner in accordance with CHG policies and procedures and in compliance with applicable state and federal regulations including CMS and/or Medicare Part D.


  • Prepares financial statements to summarize and forecast the company’s financial status.
  • Produces balance sheets and analyze future earnings and expenses.
  • Assists with management of accounting, auditing and budgeting within the organization.
  • Assists with preparations for audits.
  • Works to reconcile accounting inaccuracies or imbalances.
  • Ensures compliance with and prepare reports according to applicable government regulations.
  • Uses accounting software to maintain records and prepare reports.
  • Coordinates with and prepares reports for CFO.
  • Contributes to team efforts by accomplishing related tasks as needed.

Assistant Controller Qualifications/Skills:

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Experience with cost reports
  • Highly skilled in math, accounting, and financial processes
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Detail oriented and highly organized
  • Skilled in time management and the ability to prioritize tasks
  • Excellent critical thinking skills
  • Solid understanding of GAAP and applicable regulations

Education, Experience, and Licensing Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or related field (master’s preferred but not necessary)
  • At least 3 years’ experience in accounting
  • CPA or CMA preferred


At Gunnison Valley Hospital, we pride ourselves on being a local, family-oriented facility providing quality inpatient care and surgical services. For nearly 90 years we have been committed to developing and maintaining trusted relationships with our patients and their loved ones through personalized care and cutting-edge technology; all while preserving our hometown atmosphere and familiarity.

Gunnison Valley Hospital is in Central Utah, a focal point for outdoor lovers and individuals that enjoy communities, with a small-town feel, and vibrant people. Located within hours of Utah’s renowned gems of Zion’s, Capital Reef, and Bryce Canyon. Hiking, fishing, camping, hunting, mountain biking, and dirt biking are local and easily accessible. Easy one hour travel to Provo and three hours from St. George.

Our administration, medical staff, and non-clinical staff, work closely together to cultivate a low-stress work environment and a positive work-life balance. This culture and work schedule, that Gunnison Valley Hospital offers, leaves plenty of time to spend with family and friends.

Gunnison Valley Hospital is proud to be a Drug Free Workplace and EOE along with participating with the Utah Retirement System.