Aetna Accountant, Medicare in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Req ID: 56063BR

POSITION SUMMARY

This position will have Medicare accounting responsibilities and support the monthly financial close, journal entry preparation, internal control requirements, cash reconciliation and process improvement. Candidate will function in a fast paced environment that is continually changing and evolving.

Fundamental Components:

Support the monthly financial statement close through various activities including:

-Preparation of significant accounting entries

-Distribution of financial reports.

-Preparation of multiple account reconciliations and various data validations.

-Produce required SOX compliance evidence.

-Work with internal and external auditors as necessary.

-Evaluate processes for continuous improvement.

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance

2+ years of experience in Accounting, Finance or relevant positions, Medicare focused is a plus but not required

Proven skills for performing accounting and analysis functions under short deadlines and as part of a team.

Proven analytical abilities and a problem solving mindset.

Strong Excel skills and the ability to manage large volumes of data used in journal entry preparation and analytic functions.

A desire to learn and develop process improvements.

EDUCATION

Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

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.

Aetna takes our candidates's data privacy seriously. At no time will any Aetna recruiter or employee request any financial or personal information (Social Security Number, Credit card information for direct deposit, etc.) from you via e-mail. Any requests for information will be discussed prior and will be conducted through a secure website provided by the recruiter. Should you be asked for such information, please notify us immediately.

Job Function: Financial Services

Aetna is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veterans status.