A-716 Finance & Allocation Business Partner (Full Time)

A-716 Finance & Allocation Business Partner (Full Time)

10 Nov
Ontario's LHINs

10 Nov

Ontario's LHINs


Job Description:

Finance & Allocation Business Partner (Full Time)

The Opportunity:

At this time, the South West Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) is seeking one (1) Finance & Allocation Business Partner to join our Quality, Performance, and Accountability Team. This is a temporary full time opportunity with an anticipated end date of March 2022; there may be opportunity for extension. This opportunity can be performed from any one of the LHIN’s locations: Woodstock, St. Thomas, London (corporate), Stratford, Seaforth, and Owen Sound.

The Finance & Allocation Business Partner facilitates LHIN/Ontario Health (OH)

oversight and management of financial responsibilities related to Health Service Provider finances and financial performance. The successful incumbent will work closely with the broader Performance team to strengthen and manage funding allocations, performance expectations and value for money outcomes, while providing leadership in pursuit of quality of care, cost containment and system efficiency and effectiveness.

What will you do?

As a Finance & Allocation Business Partner, you will:

Support the development of a culture within the LHIN that reflects the LHIN's role driving health system improvement through strategic planning processes, integration and fiscal accountability.

Cultivate a culture that “puts the patient/client/resident first” as the organization collaborates with Health Service Providers to improve processes and achieve results.

Implement and work within financial management systems for the purpose of achieving defined business objectives and outcomes.

Conduct financial analysis of local health system plans and Health Service Provider operations and overall performance in accordance with LHIN objectives and responsibilities.

Provide advice and input to LHIN/OH staff and health service providers on the application of the provincial funding formula at the local level, funding of specific health sectors, and the financial and performance implications of allocation decisions.

Provide technical analysis of local healthcare system funding decisions and plans, and develop tools and methods to assess the local funding plans required to meet the short and long term objectives.

Monitor performance of Health Service Providers, identify issues and/or discrepancies and potential impacts, and identify options for resolution.

Conduct consistently accurate transfer payment transaction processes and ensure that appropriate processes are in place to support the allocation process.

Actively participate within cross-functional teams to advance strategic directions and operational activities.

What must you have?


Post-secondary degree in business administration, finance, health administration or a relevant field, or the equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Financial accreditation (i.e., CA, CMA, etc.).


Experience linking financial practices to business performance objectives.

Demonstrated experience with operational and strategic decision-making processes.

Experience with, and understanding of, one or more health care sectors.

Demonstrated experience in financial analysis and risk management.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Understanding of provincial funding models in use across one or more healthcare sectors and familiarity with public sector financial processes, policies and standards.

Basic knowledge of South West LHIN business strategies, objectives, priorities and programs, and related priorities and requirements

Basic knowledge of the evolving role of Ontario Health, the issues and priorities within the healthcare sector and how these impact financial requirements

Understanding of the South West LHIN’s stakeholders, client service delivery methodologies, and overall issues and priorities within the health care sector.

Good analytical and evaluation skills to conduct technical financial analyses, identify discrepancies and impacts and develop options and recommendations.

Excellent organization and prioritization skills and demonstrated skill to identify and respond quickly to emerging issues and priorities.

Attention to detail to identify financial discrepancies and issues.

Oral and written communication and interpersonal/relationship skills to provide technical financial advice and guidance, to prepare effective reports which can be understood by non-financial people and to work effectively within a portfolio and functions teams.

Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Office.

Ability to use computer finance planning and modeling tools

Preferred Qualifications:

Proficiency in a second language, particularly French.

An ambassador of workplace culture.

Who we are:

Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs) play a key role in Ontario’s health care system. Working in partnership with patients, families, providers and community organizations, LHINs ensure people have access to the health care they need — at home and in the community.

Committed to innovation and collaborative partnerships, the South West LHIN plans, coordinates and funds local health services, and delivers high-quality home and community care to patients and families, with a focus on improving population health, the patient experience, and value for money across the health care system. Our staff incorporate the best aspects of teamwork and continuous learning as they work with the local community to ensure the best health outcomes for everyone.

The South West LHIN recognizes that ensuring the best health outcomes starts with empowering its greatest resource, employees. Due to the incredible success of its wellness program available to all staff, the South West LHIN is a recipient of the 2019 Canada’s Healthy Workplace Month Great Employers Award, making it a recognized organization in supporting employee health and safety.

How do I apply?

Please visit www.lhinjobs.ca to submit your resume and cover letter. Application deadline is November 23, 2020 at 11:59pm.

All applications will be reviewed; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Due to volume of applications, we are not able to respond to general inquiries by phone or e-mail.

We are committed to a culture that values diversity and inclusion.

We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities, and are committed to providing accommodation as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements, please advise Human Resources during the recruitment process.

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