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REGIONAL CONTROLLER in Carlsbad, CA at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 2/28/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Carlsbad, CA
  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
  • Date Posted:

Job Description


Regional Controller

Acadia is a provider of behavioral healthcare services. At September 30, 2018, Acadia operated a network of 586 behavioral healthcare facilities with approximately 18,000 beds in 40 states, the United Kingdom and Puerto Rico. Acadia provides behavioral health and addiction services to its patients in a variety of settings, including inpatient psychiatric hospitals, specialty treatment facilities, residential treatment centers and outpatient clinics.


Oversee accounting and finance function at the Division office and ensure accuracy of internal and external financial reporting for consolidated company. Responsible for timely and accuracy of month end close of financial statements. Responsible for annual budgeting process for corporate departments. This position will oversee the Southeastern Region.

  • Oversee the operations of the accounting department, including the design of an organizational structure adequate for achieving the department’s goals and objectives.
  • Ensure compliance with accounting policies and procedures.
  • Analysis of balance sheets and P&L according to region.
  • Work closely with external auditors during year end.
  • Participate in the annual budgeting process with regional operations and corporate departments, performing reporting monthly of significant variances to senior management.
  • Coordinate the provision of information to external auditors for the annual audit and quarterly reviews.
  • Ensure that accounts payable transactions are processed in a timely manner.
  • Calculate necessary expense accruals at month end.
  • Work with Division CFO’s on accounting issues specific to their clinics.
  • Remain current in knowledge of finance and accounting regulations that impact public companies.
  • Ensure that Financial Internal Controls are operating as designed.


  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance.
  • Five to ten years of public company accounting.
  • Five years of supervisory experience.
  • CPA highly preferred.
  • Advanced computer skills including Microsoft Office; especially Word, Excel, and PowerPoint