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Columbia, MD Full Time Posted by: Axelon Services Corporation Posted: Friday, 14 January 2022
Remote position for 99% of the job. May have to go to Columbia, MD for some training

Works on a team with other staff accountants, under the direction of a senior accountant, in the General Accounting department to support the general accounting, financial reporting, and finance functions of the business unit(s) for whom they are providing generalized accounting support. Supported business units include acute care community hospitals, academic hospitals with extensive residency programs, research programs, and academic affiliations, post-acute care providers, physicians groups, and specialized allied healthcare providers. Business units employ a variety of reimbursement methodologies including HSCRC, Medicare Inpatient, Outpatient, Sub-acute, and HHS Prospective Payments Systems, Medicaid, Managed Care, capitation contracts, and grants. Supported entities are organized as for-profit corporations, not-for-profit corporations, and pass through entities. May also serve on a team that performs specialized accounting functions across multiple entities within the Client system. Prepares and records journal entries to include multi-entity allocations, inter-company transactions, and elimination entries as needed. Performs account reconciliations and account analysis, and assists with financial statement preparation and review. Assists with interim and annual financial statement audits through the preparation of schedules and reports for external auditors and responds to special requests for information or reports from supervisor or management.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

1. Analyzes data and accurately completes monthly journal entries. Provides supporting documentation of analysis and journal entries.

2. Assists in the evaluation of existing accounting operations and procedures, and recommends process improvements to the manager.

3. Assists with the preparation and review of financial statements on a monthly basis. Assists with monthly analysis and interpretation of accounting records for use by management.

4. Completes monthly account reconciliation and account analysis in a timely manner. Resolves issues identified in the reconciliation process in timely manner.

5. Completes monthly journal entries according to the standard month end close schedule. Maintains records of routine accounting transactions.

6. Contributes to the achievement of established department goals and objectives and adheres to department policies, procedures, quality standards and safety standards. Complies with governmental and accreditation regulations.

7. Identifies accounting issues uncovered in the performance of duties and brings to the attention of the manager.

8. Participates in multidisciplinary quality and service improvement teams, in meetings and on committees.

9. Performs other duties as assigned.

10. Reviews expenditures to determine if they should be capital

11. Accounts for the transactions that post against restricted net asset funds

12. Remains current on the latest relevant accounting and healthcare issues, as well as governmental regulations.

Columbia, MD, United States of America
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1/14/2022 2:29:25 PM

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