Aetna Accounts Receivables Technical Lead in Charlotte, North Carolina

Req ID: 42723BR

POSITION SUMMARY

This accounting position will be engage in the accounts receivable functions generated from our plan sponsors (groups/businesses) insurance billing and collections related to Aetna s Group Insurance division of employee benefit coverage's of Life, STD, LTD and fees. The primary functions within this department are: accurately generating bills for our plan sponsors, billing system setup, generation of manual bills, validation of premium provided, processing of payments, collection of outstanding accounts receivable balances, processing enrollments, accounts receivable customer service, and accounts receivable financial analysis.

Fundamental Components:

This position will complete the following functions:

*Creation of manual bills to assist customers with calculating premium owed

*Validate the information provided by the customer in relation to the payment remitted

*Process the billing information provided through Aetna systems

*Collaborate with Account Management on complex billing issues

*Research and resolve billing issues and questions

*Be consultative with customers on billing questions/processes/issues

*Manage outstanding Accounts Receivable balances and trending of billed premium over various time periods.

*Ability to dissect and reformat data provided in non-standard format to standard format

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE:

*Minimum of 3-5 years group insurance billing experience or 4 year accounting degree

*Preferred technical knowledge of Aetna systems supporting accounts receivable billing

*Advanced excel experience including pivot tables, vlookup formulas, etc.

*Mathematical skills including problem solving and allocation

*Strong customer service

*Analytical skills

EDUCATION

The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

Finance/ is desired

Underwriting/ is desired

Insurance/ is desired

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Functional - Finance/Accounts receivable/1-3 Years

Functional - Underwriting/Group insurance/1-3 Years

Functional - Finance/Financial reporting and analysis/1-3 Years

REQUIRED SKILLS

Finance/Delivering Profit and Performance/FOUNDATION

Finance/Servicing Customers Profitably/ADVANCED

General Business/Turning Data into Information/FOUNDATION

DESIRED SKILLS

General Business/Applying Reasoned Judgment/ADVANCED

General Business/Communicating for Impact/ADVANCED

Service/Providing Solutions to Constituent Needs/ADVANCED

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

This job is rewarding to those individuals who possess the following traits and skillsets:

*Problem Solving - Frequently you will be required to put pieces of the puzzle together with limited information.

*Customer Service - The ability to take complex information and communicate this information in a way for a customer to understand.

*Analytical - Looking for patterns in information provided, completing analysis, and making assumptions about that information.

*Technical - Utilizing technical skills to take data that is not usable and creating usable data.

*Financial - Knowing how the impact of an action has on Aetna financial systems

*Quick Learner - The ability to take information in and utilize this quickly

*Time Management - Enjoying handling multiple tasks

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

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Job Function: Customer Service