Kaiser Permanente Manager, Financial Project Senior - Pharmacy Finance (MT-2201) in Downey, California

Provides leadership and consulting services for complex multi-faceted projects across disciplines and functional areas. Identifies feasible project options and presents recommendations to Decision Support Hub Manager and senior management, as appropriate. Works directly with clients to provide project leadership for financial projects such as Hospital Alliances, business process improvements, and capital investment decisions. Exercises judgment within generally defined practices/policies in selecting methods and techniques for pursuing projects and resolving problems. Contributes to the development of the department and leads projects.

Essential Responsibilities:

Leads teams in conducting financial analysis and feasibility studies of complex multi-faceted projects. Key topic areas include medical service delivery, hospital contracting, benefit design, capital investment decisions, departmental financial management, and other projects within the scope of Decision Support. Conducts very complicated analysis. Reviews and makes recommendations for the design of financial models. Oversees preparation of preliminary interpretations of analyses for project teams, clients and/or department management. Recommends suggested action steps based on analytic findings. Finalizes reports of recommendations. Delivers formal presentations of analytic findings and suggested action steps to Department Management and Senior Management. Supervises other analytical resources on a project basis. Provides guidance to more junior analysts and develops their skill sets, where appropriate. Leads projects involving multi-disciplinary teams. Provides education and management consulting on the use and interpretation of analyses, reports, methodologies, and source data to managers. Participates as a member of divisional task forces or committees, as assigned. Develops positive working relationships with peers in Divisional Offices, Services Areas, and Medical Groups to ensure accomplishment of key Finance Department objectives.

Basic Qualifications:


  • Minimum six (6) year of demonstrated financial and/or analytical experience with a variety of complex, multi-faceted projects.


  • Bachelor's degree in business administration with an emphasis in accounting, finance or related field OR four (4) years of experience in a directly related field required.

  • High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.

License, Certification, Registration

  • N/A

Additional Requirements:

  • Experience in large-scale business planning, feasibility studies, and/or project management required.

  • Extensive knowledge of several or all of the following: general finance theories and methodologies, Net Present Value, Cost/Benefit analysis, Feasibility studies, large scale business planning, financial modeling, and project management.

  • Ability to develop these skills in team members.

  • Proficient with a variety of software applications (spreadsheet, word-processing, graphics etc.) and mainframe systems.

  • Proven leadership skills in finance, project management and consulting required.

  • Must demonstrate effective communication, consulting, presentation, analytical and writing skills.

  • Must be able to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Analytical supervisory experience strongly preferred.

  • Master's degree and health care experience highly preferred.


  • PR # MT-2201


TITLE: Manager, Financial Project Senior - Pharmacy Finance (MT-2201)

LOCATION: Downey, California


External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.