Vice President of Finance – Shared Services CFO, Marshfield, Wisconsin

Marshfield, Wisconsin
Based on education and experience.
Jan 23, 2019
Feb 22, 2019
Job Type
Employment Status
Full Time

Marshfield Clinic Health System (MCHS) is a $2.2 billion integrated health system serving Wisconsin with about 10,000 employees and over 1,200 providers comprising 86 specialties, health plan, and research and education programs. MCHS primary operations include Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield Medical Centers in Marshfield, Eau Claire, Ladysmith, and Rice Lake (formerly Lakeview Medical Center), Marshfield Children's Hospital, Marshfield Clinic Research Institute, Security Health Plan and Marshfield Clinic Health System Foundation.

The Vice President, Finance Shared Services CFO provides leadership and direction for financial services throughout the Marshfield Clinic Health System (MCHS). This individual in collaboration with the MCHS Chief Financial Officer and the VPs of Finance – SHP CFO and Care Delivery CFO is responsible for the development and implementation of financial policy, providing credible financial analysis and guides decisions to preserve the financial position and performance of the organization. The Vice President, Finance Shared Services CFO is accountable for providing support to the VPs of Finance Care Delivery CFO and SHP CFO to support the respective operational leadership teams. This role is also responsible for system wide accounting and reporting, preparation of regulatory reporting (e.g. tax returns, cost reports, OCI), maintaining all system wide accounting financial system tools for major projects across the organization. The individual collaborating with other System functional leaders, Health Plan and Regional leaders, in conjunction with the MCHS Chief Financial Officer, to ensure operating units are equipped with appropriate financial reporting and support. This individual is part of the MCHS Chief Financial Officer’s financial leadership team, and is a key contributor/stakeholder collectively responsible for the financial planning, reporting, compliance, and financial operations for MCHS as well as ensuring the financial performance and operations of MCHS are carried out in support of the MCHS, Care Delivery, SHP and other business units strategic plans. This individual must be comfortable working within a matrix leadership team. Reports to the MCHS Chief Financial Officer.

Marshfield Clinic Health System is committed to enriching the lives of others through accessible, affordable compassionate healthcare.  Successful applicants will listen, serve and put the needs of patients and customers first.


  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration, finance, accounting or related field required; Master’s degree in business administration or accounting preferred
  • Ten years of progressive experience working in finance to include five years working as a leader in finance within a healthcare organization
  • Five years of management experience
  • Demonstrated proficiency in verbal and written communication skills
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of accounting and reporting policies and procedures in a health system environment
  • Working knowledge of a hospital, clinic, and health plan’s accounting and data processing information systems
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA), active or inactive status

Preferred/Optional Experience: Ten years of progressive experience working in finance within a healthcare organization, in particular with health plan, hospital and medical groups. Five years of senior finance management experience for an integrated healthcare organization.

Working at Marshfield Clinic Health System, you will enjoy the following benefits:

  • Low cost of living within clean, safe environments
  • Stable communities and short commutes
  • Outstanding schools and affordable housing
  • Plenty of recreational activities for all four seasons
  • Easy access to Chicago, Madison, Milwaukee or Minneapolis/St. Paul
  • Comprehensive benefits package

Marshfield, Wisconsin has a community of 19,500 and is proud of our family-friendly environment. Marshfield is ranked "Best Place to Live in Wisconsin and Eighth Best Place to Live in America" by and offers excellent health care, schools, vitality, connection to cultural mainstream, and a low cost of living all wrapped up in a small-town feel. We are located in the middle of the state with easy access to a network of interstate, U.S. and State highways.

Inquiries can be directed to Landen Marschke at

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Reference job# MC190103

Marshfield Clinic Health System

1000 N. Oak Ave., Marshfield, WI 54449

Marshfield Clinic Health System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.