Topic: Orlando, FL

Subject: Controller Opportunity - Orlando based Health Plan
Dan Wallace
Member: 2009
Submitted on 07-15-12 6:10 pm
From FENG Member Bob Trinh, VP of Finance @ Physicians United:

Job Title: Controller

Department: Finance

Reports To: Sr. Director of Finance

FLSA Status: Exempt

Company Overview: Physicians United Plan, Inc. (“PUP”) is a fast growing and award-winning, URACaccredited Medicare Advantage health plan with its headquarters located in Orlando, Florida. PUP is led by a dynamic and energetic leadership team to become the leading Medicare Advantage health plan in Florida. PUP is seeking a highly motivated to direct and coordinate the activities of the Accounting/Regulatory Reporting Team as well as the Internal Audit team.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Oversee the preparation of company's regulatory reporting process to state, federal, and NAIC agencies. Ensure that all financial reporting is reliable and that financial statements are prepared in accordance with Statutory-basis accounting; they must be in compliance with established accounting policies and procedures. Supervise and manage accounting operations including Financial Reporting (General Ledger, Accounts Receivable, and Accounts Payable), Payroll, and the Internal Audit Program. This includes development of appropriate systems and controls that are required to manage and control a fast paced, high growth organization with diverse product offerings. Work to achieve complete transparency in accounting and financial reporting processes and in all information communicated within the company and to the shareholder / ownership community as well as external auditors (public accounting firm).
Evaluate reporting areas structure to ensure continual improvement of efficiency and effectiveness of group as well as providing individuals with professional and personal growth.
Communicate and present information to Senior Management team in an articulate and professional manner. Provide technical leadership for all accounting and financial matters including appropriate policy research with respect to new or changing SSAP accounting rules and regulations, and state regulatory requirements. Propose and manage the reporting areas budget and make recommendations for future needs; provide other administrative information as needed. Establish current and long range objectives, plans and policies, subject to approval by Executive Leadership. Responsible for calculating, analyzing, and evaluating monthly IBNR reserves.

Supervisory Responsibilities
Directly supervises 4 staff: Senior Accountant, Staff Accountant, Internal Auditor, & Payroll/AP Coordinator. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring and training employees; planning, assigning and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

Education and/or Experience
Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year College or university; 5 plus years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Statutory-basis financial reporting required. CPA preferred.

Computer Skills
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have expert working knowledge of Microsoft Office software, including Microsoft Excel, Access, and Word as well as MS Internet Explorer; should possess working knowledge of Great Plains Accounting Software and Payroll Systems

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
CPA Certification preferred, but not required.

Please send cover letter and resume to with subject line: Controller.
John Bula
Member: 2012
Posts: 24

Subject: Re:Controller Opportunity - Orlando based Health Plan

Submitted on 12-14-12 8:00 pm.

are you still looking for a Controller. I used to work at Blue Cross Blue Shield as the Accounting Manager and most recently at General Dynamics.


Dan Wallace
Member: 2009
Posts: 70

Subject: Re:Controller Opportunity - Orlando based Health Plan

Submitted on 12-14-12 8:50 pm.
Hi John,
I posted the position at the request of Bob Trinh, FENG Alumni Member and VP of Finance at Physician's United. Please pose your question to him: or

Best regards,
Dan Wallace
FENG Orlando Co-chair
Rajesh Gujar
Member: 2015
Posts: 3

Subject: Re:Controller Opportunity - Orlando based Health Plan

Submitted on 11-16-15 5:42 pm.

I am interested. I am sending my resume with a cover letter, as desired.


Rajesh Gujar