DATE POSTED: February 28, 2024 ***Updated on March 08, 2024***


STATUS: Exempt | Full-Time WITH Benefits (1.0 FTE)

SALARY RANGE: $110,000 – $150,000 per year | BU00


  • 13 paid holidays each year (14 during election years)
  • 21 paid vacation days per year
  • 21 paid sick days per year
  • Medical, dental, vision, and prescription plans
  • Retirement and Deferred Compensation plans
  • Loan Repayment & Scholarship Programs

LOCATION: This a regional position located in the General Accounting department of the Hawai’i Health Systems Corporation (HHSC) Kaua’i Region, a public benefit corporation for the State of Hawai’i, which consists of Kaua’i Veterans Memorial Hospital (KVMH), Samuel Mahelona Memorial Hospital (SMMH) and The Kaua’i Region Clinics, including The Clinic at Waimea, The Clinic at Port Allen, The Clinic at Kalāheo, The Specialty Clinic at Kalāheo, The Specialty Clinic at Kalāheo, The Clinic at Līhu’e, and The Clinic at Kapa’a.

The General Accounting department provides fiscal and management support services in controlling, verifying and regulating the fiscal activities of the region and its affiliates.  The Finance department prepares annual and biannual operating and capital budgets and maintains bookkeeping ledgers and other accounting systems as required by law, rules and regulations, for the control of cash, payment of bills, payroll, billing and collection of patient revenue, inventory, data collection, Medicare and Medicaid cost reporting, cost analysis and rate studies.  The department also ensures the completeness and accuracy of the residents’ patient trust records and to provide information on a timely basis to the billing and collection operation.

JOB FUNCTIONS: The Regional Comptroller is responsible for assisting with business development and financial strategy as well as the planning, organizing and directing of all financial activities for the Kaua’i Region including planning and/or implementing specific programs, policies and procedures; providing consultative and advisory services, financial reporting and analysis, budgeting and forecasting, internal controls and auditing, and pro-forma and data analytical reviews.  This position also provides cash flow management and debt management and collections. This position requires travel to all facilities within Kaua’i Region and may be required to work on all shifts, weekends, and holidays. The Regional Comptroller reports to the Regional Chief Financial Officer (RCFO), position number 109672.


To qualify, you must meet all of the following requirements. Please note that unless specifically indicated, the required education and experience may not be gained concurrently. In addition, qualifying work experiences are credited based on a 40-hour workweek. All applicants are required to provide evidence of all applicable education, licenses, and certifications. 

Education: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited (4) four-year college or university in accounting, finance, business, healthcare administration or related field.

Licensure: Current, valid type# 3 State of Hawaii driver’s license.

Certification: Current, valid certification as a Public Accountant (CPA) is highly desirable.

Experience: 5-10 years’ experience in financial management and leadership experience with a strong background in financial reporting, budget preparation and control, personnel administration and understanding of proper internal controls functions.  Proven track record in building and developing high performance teams.


A comprehensive knowledge to interpret laws, rules, regulations and policies; secure and analyze facts and data to make administrative decisions; dynamic success oriented entrepreneur, promoter, negotiator and team builder who delivers solutions based upon vision and proactive risk taking; proven success in reducing costs, improving processes, motivating personnel and achieving goals; well-developed operational skills coupled with strategic vision; ability to manage organizational change; and highly effective interpersonal communication style.

Skills/Abilities:  Ability to apply this knowledge to complex accounting problems; develop solutions to complex and unprecedented situations; coordinate fiscal activities with other phases of management; develop new work procedures to improve processes; develop and maintain effective working relationships with others.  Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.  Must have:

  • Strong written and oral communication
  • Organization and attention to detail
  • Analytical and problem solving skills
  • Time management
  • Systems analysis
  • Mathematical and deductive reasoning
  • Critical thinking
  • Active learning


Applicants must meet the health and physical requirements deemed necessary to effectively and safely perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodation.

Working Conditions

  • Subject to long and irregular hours with many interruptions.
  • Travel to and from different locations with Kaua’i Region.  
  • Sedentary work. 
  • Maximum and occasional lifting and/or carrying up to 25 lbs. 


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