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Senior Accountant

Overview

Jackson Healthcare and our family of companies provide healthcare systems, hospitals and medical facilities of all sizes with the skilled and specialized labor and technologies they need to deliver high quality patient care and achieve the best possible outcomes — while connecting healthcare professionals to the temporary engagements, contract assignments and permanent placement employment opportunities they desire.

Headquartered in metro Atlanta, we’re powered by more than 1,500 associates and over 7,500 clinician providers covering all 50 U.S. states.

Our mission is to improve the delivery of patient care and the lives of everyone we touch. This includes the patients, clinicians and healthcare executives we work with through our companies every day, as well as our communities, the nonprofit organizations we support and each associate who is part of our family.

We’re always looking to add new talent to our teams. We value diverse professionals at all levels and across multiple disciplines and areas of expertise, who have strong leadership skills, align with our culture, and are committed to excellence.

The primary responsibility of the Senior Accountant is to become an integral part of the Accounting Team and assume responsibility for all accounting, budgeting, forecasting, billing/collecting review and reporting functions related to assigned contracts.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND BASIC DUTIES:

 

 

Interpret and account for all aspects of Hospital and Physician Practice Management contracts.

  • Revenue Recognition
  • Estimation of Accounts Receivable based on insurance payer mix
  • Review provider payroll related to assigned contracts
  • Monthly journal entries including eliminating entries
  • Create client and corporate financial statements
  • Analysis & Reporting as needed
  • Review contents of balance sheets and P&L’s with PA operations staff
  • Monthly client dashboard reporting

 

Perform analysis of revenue and expense data.

  • Variance analysis
  • Review & analyze billing and collecting data for reasonableness and accuracy in financial reporting
  • Review & analyze expense data from payroll and accounts payable

 

Record journal entries and maintain the general ledger.

  • Journal entries associated with Month-end close process
  • Entries should be made accurately and timely during close

 

Reconcile general ledger accounts.

  • Balance sheet reconciliation
  • Other expense reconciliation as needed

 

Forecasting & Budgeting.

  • Budgets prepared for clients and the company based on various revenue & expense variables
  • Periodic forecasts prepared for clients throughout the year
  • Variance analysis of budgets & forecasts

 

Proactively provide information to help drive business profitability.

  • Based on analysis of financial data

 

Develop strong working relationships with Operations, Customers and Billing & Collecting companies.

Conducts job duties in accordance with the Corporate Values and Culture

REQUIREMENTS

Education/Certification:               

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, business, or related field.

 

Experience Required:          

  • Two (2) to five (5) years of accounting experience.
  • Physician practice management, hospital or related healthcare experience preferred.
  • Excellent Excel skills.
  • CPA candidate a plus.

     

Required Knowledge:            

  • Knowledge of physician practice management or hospital operations and patient billing and collections process.
  • Knowledge of advanced budgeting and forecasting practices and procedures.                         
  • Complete knowledge of advanced financial accounting practices and procedures.
  • Familiarity with GAAP, auditing and business processes.
  • Understanding of automated accounting applications.
  • Knowledge of corporate operations and information flow.

 

Skills/Abilities:                  

  • Ability to work with people at all levels of the organization.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Focus and complete projects on short notice with accuracy.
  • Routine self-review of work for reasonableness.
  • Strong oral and written communication abilities.
  • Solid analytical and technical skills.
  • Able to use all related hardware and software.

EEO Statement

Premier Anesthesia is an EEO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all of our associates.

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