Accountant/Fiscal Analyst II

Location
Columbia, SC
Posted
May 24, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Job Title Accountant/Fiscal Analyst II

Internal Title

Quicklink uscjobs.sc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=80897

Band 5

Requisition Number 011694

Minimum Salary $36,121

Salary Range $36,121-$45,000

Pay Basis 12 months

Department Student Health Services

Campus USC Columbia

Expected Fill Date

Job Posting Date 05-03-2017

Reopen Date 05-23-2017

Minimum Posting Period Ends 05-09-2017

Job Close Date 06-26-2017

Type of Position
Staff

Job Type Full-Time

Job Category Professional/Administrative

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Job Description
Job Purpose:
Under general supervision, performs standard support services related to insurance and accounts receivable duties within the Business Office of Student Health Services. Prepares and assists in the preparation of invoices, vouchers, bank deposits, budget requests, projections, receipts and summary reports. Responsible for processing Accounts Receivable to include posting transactions to various accounts, depositing checks received from various state agencies and programs as well as third party payers. Monitors account status to ensure timely transaction processing. Screens disbursement and fund transfer requests for accuracy, legality, and authorization. Assists professional staff in implementing financial procedural changes; confers with internal and external agency financial officials about procedures and records. Interprets accounting system policies, procedures, and forms. Supervises the collection and compilation of information for reporting purposes.
Monday thru Friday 8:00am- 5:00pm. However based on duties of position, individual may be called to assist with campus and individual crisis during evenings and weekends and during peak periods of high patient volume.


Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in accounting or related field and 2 years related experience, or equivalency.


Preferred Qualifications
Bachelor's degree, or high school diploma and 5 years work experience that is directly related to the area of employment or equivalency. Familiar with and able to apply basic accounting principles and critical thinking. Working knowledge of medical coding (CPT, ICD-9, and HCPCS coding), insurance filing and medical terminology. Experience using medical office software. Experience with direct and indirect customer service. Working knowledge of general office software applications, such as Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook. Experience with accounts receivable especially in the area of college health and associated insurance programs.


Documents which must be associated with this posting
Resume/CV
Cover Letter
List of References


Special Instructions to Applicants


SOC Code 43-3031

PI97937186