This role serves as the senior finance leader for Ross University School of Medicine (RUSM). The position oversees all finance functions of the institution (including accounting, planning, reporting and analysis, and internal controls), ensuring compliance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), higher education regulatory authorities and advisory organizations, and Adtalem Global Education policies, procedures and practices.
The position will serve as the catalyst to drive improved financial and operating performance specifically focusing on revenue growth, process improvement and re-design.
The position reports directly to RUSM’s Dean and Chancellor (solid-line) and to the Chief Financial Officer, Adtalem Global Education (dotted-line).
Completes other duties as assigned
Critical features of this job are described under Essential Duties and Responsibilities. They may be, however, subject to change at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.
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Founded in 1978, Ross University School of Medicine (RUSM) has more than 11,000 alumni who are practicing in all 50 U.S. states, Canada, and beyond. The mission of Ross University School of Medicine is to prepare highly dedicated students to become effective, successful physicians. We do this by focusing on imparting the knowledge, skills, and values required for our students to establish a successful and satisfying career as a physician.
RUSM students begin their journey to become physicians on the school’s campus in Dominica, located in the West Indies. Students complete a rigorous basic science curriculum, supported by cutting-edge instructional technology, including an anatomy and medical imaging laboratory and a simulation center where students begin to develop clinical skills. Students then complete their medical education by taking core and elective clinical rotations in U.S., Canada, and UK.
In 2013, RUSM achieved a first-time pass rate of 97 percent on USMLE, which is on par with the rate achieved by US and Canadian schools, and above the rate achieved by osteopathic schools (94 percent) and international schools (79 percent).In 2014, RUSM graduates earned more than 800 residency positions; the largest number for any medical school in the world.