Aetna Associate Accountant in Rockville, Maryland

Req ID: 44841BR


Performs a broad range of straightforward operational/financial activities in support of claim information.

Fundamental Components:

Assists with the day-to-day maintenance and operations of assigned functional unit; under general supervision, performs straightforward aspects of the various operational accounting disciplines.

Compiles and performs data review critical for analysis (i.e., root-cause, trend determination, etc.) associated with operational accounting workflows.

Analyzes and verifies system results and/or error conditions to ensure accuracy, accountability and financial data integrity, within established unit timeframes.

Prepare and record routine journal entries.

Complete bank reconciliations.

Control and reconcile daily disbursements journals/registers

Balances and reconciles financial information with minimal guidance.

Process incoming checks for deposit.

Reports and forecasts business activity results.

Initiates ideas for the development of technical policies and procedures of own unit in the performance of specific job functions.

Administers business procedures ensuring compliance requirements are satisfied.

Maintains effective collaborative relationship with customers and internal business partners to maintain a high performance culture.

Provides professional, prompt, and accurate service to all internal and external clients.

Assists in the training of, and/or provides guidance (with management oversight and direction) to, less experienced co-workers.

Recognizes and solves routine problems with moderate degree of supervision; evaluates and selects solutions using established procedures.

Knowledge of and ability to use standard software packages (e.g., Excel, Word, etc.).


Minimum of two years recent and related accounting, banking, and/or expense processing experience


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


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.

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