Georgia Employer ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST in Alpharetta, Georgia

Accounting Specialist Job Location(s)US-GA-AlpharettaJob ID 2018-3373 Company Jackson & Coker LocumTenens, LLC Category Accounting / Finance Overview Jackson and Coker is a physician recruiting agency that helps physicians find the right job opportunities. We work with healthcare facilities and government agencies to fill their physician staffing needs. Jackson and Coker is a member of the Jackson Healthcare family of companies, the third-largest healthcare staffing company in the U.S. and serves more than five million patients in over 1,300 healthcare facilities. Jackson Healthcare has been recognized as the 2014, 2015 and 2016 #1 "BEST PLACES TO WORK" by the Atlanta Business Chronicle and has been in the top ten for nine consecutive years. Our main office is located at the Corporate Headquarters for Jackson Healthcare in Alpharetta, GA. The Accounting Specialist is responsible for the accurate and timely processing and maintenance of all accounting procedures associated with paying healthcare professionals and billing clients for the hours worked or expenses incurred by a provider on a locum tenens assignment. The Accounting Specialist has responsibility over a specific area such as customer contract review and processing, transactional services, invoicing and commissions. Process Service Records correctly and timely, build and process Accounts payable batches, process pay correctly and timely, process billing correctly and timely, process/upload W9 and Direct Deposits, Process Client Deposit Billing, Process 120 Reports, Process Commission Statements, Review margin audits, review billable reconciliation, process California Withholding. Description ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND BASIC DUTIES Assumes responsibility for the effective performance of payroll functions: Analyzing and reconciling detailed general ledger accounts as assigned. Keeping records and accounts accurate and current. Researching and resolving discrepancies and accounting errors. Completing related reports, summaries, and records. Creating monthly expense reports. Sets up new contractors in the accounting system. Receives personnel reports with W-4 and direct deposit information, enters job title, department, and payroll data into the accounting system, and checks entries for accuracy. Other duties assigned. Requirements Education/Certification:Bachelor's degree preferred or relative work experience. Required Knowledge: Knowledge of basic accounting concepts and procedures including account reconciliation. Basic knowledge of office applications and accounting software. Experience Required: 1-2 years of previous payroll and/or accounts payable experience preferred Strong analytical and technical skills Staffing agency experience preferred Great Plains experience helpful Jackson Healthcare and its family of companies is an EEO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. Jackson Healthcare is an EEO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.