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Post Date:  Oct 15, 2021

Chicago, IL, US, 60604

Position Type:  Full Time
Requisition Number:  13994
Work Schedule:  (Monday - Friday, 8AM - 5PM)

Are you looking to find personal and professional fulfillment, and align your career with your values? 


At Gateway Foundation, our employees have an opportunity to make a difference every day by helping people with substance abuse issues gain control of their lives.


Gateway Foundation is a recognized non-profit leader in evidence-based treatment proven to get results. Our experts in Addiction Medicine—including highly educated clinical and medical professionals and expert psychiatrists and nurses—deliver care that never stops. Throughout Gateway’s proud history of helping others, dedicated and professional employees have been vital to accomplishing our life-saving mission. Read more about the incredible recognition that we recieved!


If you are a collaborative professional who shares our commitment to helping people with substance abuse and mental health issues turn their lives around – GATEWAY IS THE PLACE FOR YOU! 


Sr. Program Finance Analysts with a Medical Background are responsible for:

  • Responsible for conducting complex statistical analyses of financial data, service delivery, and budget and financial information to provide Senior Management with documentation to support business operation decisions. 
  • Designs, develops and maintains technical systems to track and monitor, measure and support analytical work. 
  • Investigates and resolves discrepancies or variances in program forecasts. 
  • Assists in various work processes to improve effectiveness and provide decision support. 
  • Designs, develops and maintains spreadsheets, databases and other software tools and reporting procedures for use in preparing and monitoring individual and overall program budgets, measuring program operation and service delivery.
  • Participates in special projects and analyses as directed, as an individual or team member.
  • Creates and analyzes short and long term forecasts of agency operations.
  • Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Accounting, Statistics, or related field
  • Critical and strategic thinking skills to gather, assess and interpret information effectively in order to identify reasonable cause and effects and figure out solutions to complex problems, and to provide insights and make recommendations
  • High degree of knowledge of database development, monitoring and analyses; and ability to prepare related reports and recommendations
  • Advanced knowledge of financial and budget analyses, statistical analyses and administration of service delivery programs; advanced communication skills; and ability to conduct statistical analyses and evaluations of program operations and outcomes
  • Advanced analytical abilities necessary to identify discrepancies and variances in results comparing forecasts and current operations, and develop accurate systems to track and monitor data
  • Related work experience with a program specific population (adolescent/adult) in a residential treatment setting required

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to communicate with others in order to gather and exchange information.
  • Ability to continually proofread, check and verify data from printed form and computer monitor display.
  • Ability to use a keyboard and video display terminal to enter, retrieve, and/or audit information and data

Competitive Compensation and Benefits: 


Gateway Foundation values its employees and provides an inclusive and diverse work environment where dedicated employees can make a difference. We are committed to engaging and rewarding our employees in meaningful ways. For eligible employees, we provide a Total Rewards Package that includes:

  • Health Insurance - Including a wellness premium incentive opportunity
  • Dental & Vision Insurance
  •  Paid Time Off - Including 18 days of PTO and 9 paid holidays in the first year
  • Catastrophic Absence Time (CAT) - Accrue up to seven days annually, to be used during an extended personal illness
  • Flexible Spending Accounts 
  • Commuter Accounts
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan with company match 
  • Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability (LTD)
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Gateway is a qualified employer for Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF)
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Training & Development Programs


Gateway Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Race/Color/Sex/Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity/Religion/National Origin/Disability/Vets. Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago