Provides accounting support with a high degree of accuracy to ensure accurate and timely financial statement presentations. Assists in the preparation and review of Geisinger Health Plans financial statements through maintenance and review of all general ledger (GL) reports while completing other assigned duties in a timely manner.
Performs duties to support the goals and objectives of GHPs Financial Reporting in its efforts to produce timely and accurate financial statements. Includes the creation and maintenance of automated financial reports and providing training to various departments in the utilization of the Lawson GL and Accounts Payable (AP) systems to help manage their respective departmental budgets.
Works directly under the supervision of the Manager, Financial Reporting.Prepares various entries and analysis for medical expenses, premium revenue, administrative expenses and inter-company balancing.
Competencies and Skills:
Demonstrates ability to display initiative and focus, a professional attitude, and a desire toward self-improvement.
Demonstrates ability to work independently.
Demonstrates strong teamwork skills.
Demonstrates the ability to maintain confidentiality.
Demonstrates strong analytical and problem-solving skills, as well as written and oral communication skills.
Demonstrates advanced computer skills including proficiency in Microsoft Word/Excel/Access, Datawatch, Document Direct, and Lawson GL system.
Education and or Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in finance, business administration, accounting or related business field required.Minimum of two years of accounting, auditing or relevant financial experience required.
Master’s degree in finance, business administration, accounting or related business field required.
Associate’s degree in Accounting with a minimum of three years accounting related work experience, providing an understanding of accounting principles and the preparation and analysis of financial statements and reports required
Working Conditions/Physical Demands:
Work is typically performed in an office environment.
The specific statements shown in each section of this description are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.
OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation.
ABOUT GEISINGER: Geisinger is a physician-led health system comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 13 hospital campuses, two research centers, and a 583,000-member health plan Geisinger is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. Geisinger serves more than 3 million people in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient AtlantiCare, A member of Geisinger. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine became the newest member of the Geisinger Family.
We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners.* Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. For more information, visit www.geisinger.org, or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.
** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.
*Domestic partner benefits not applicable at Geisinger Holy Spirit.
At Geisinger, our innovative ideas are inspired by the communities we serve – like our Fresh Food
Farmacy, a program that delivers life-saving healthy alternatives to patients with diabetes. With additional tools like our MyCode Community Health Initiative, one of the first health system genome sequencing
programs, and our new asthma app suite that we developed in partnership with AstraZeneca, it’s no wonder we’re ranked one of the Top 5 Most Innovative Healthcare Systems by Becker's Hospital Review. We continually work towards continuous improvement in a culture where everyone has a voice and firmly believe that better begins with all of us.
Founded more than 100 years ago, Geisinger serves more than three million residents throughout central, south-central and northeastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey. Our physician-led system is comprised of 30,000 employees, including 1,600 employed physicians, and consists of 13 hospital campuses, the Geisinger Health Plan, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and two research centers.
What you do at Geisinger shapes the future of health and improves lives – for our patients, communities, and you.