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Butler Health System - Chief Financial Officer

Butler, PA

Job Description

Butler Health System has retained Witt/Kieffer to assist in the search for their next Chief Financial Officer.  This CFO will be an integral part of the health system senior leadership team, serving as both a system executive responsible for helping to drive the overall financial success of the organization and a strategic partner to the President & Chief Executive Officer. 

As a successful and independent health system located just a short drive from Pittsburgh in  Butler, Pennsylvania, Butler Health System has been successful in achieving their goal of developing collaborative relationships in the region. Butler Health System is a $330 million organization, with a consistently positive operating margin and a strong balance sheet. The system is comprised of the 338-bed Butler Memorial Hospital and an employed medical group of approximately 180 providers know as Butler Medical Providers.  Strategies such as identifying growth opportunities through physician partnerships, joint ventures arrangements with external organizations and the optimization of the accountable care organization known as Bridges Health Partners has allowed the system to help ensure future success and maintain independence. 

The next CFO will be charged with helping to lead the future alignment strategies that balance financial strategy with operational efficiency. She/he will need to be comfortable with serving in a highly visible and collaborative role across the organization and must be comfortable engaging in the local community. They will continue to foster a culture of collaboration and ensure that the proper tools, benchmarks and industry standards are in place to create a transparent and strategic financial function. 

Candidates will be an engaging and approachable leader, with a track record of aligning financial strategy with operations. Experience in a senior financial leadership role is critical, preferably within a hospital and/or health system setting. You may be assured that all nominations will be handled with the utmost professional courtesy and confidentiality. For more information, please contact Paul Bohne and Michael Raddatz at or 630-575-6106.

Best Regards

Paul Bohne    Michael Raddatz

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