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Senior Operational Accountant in Brentwood, TN at Corizon Health

Date Posted: 11/15/2018

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Job Description

Correctional Care | Committed Careers | Corizon Health

We have an exceptional opportunity for a Senior Operational Accountant to join our Healthcare Support Team in Brentwood, TN.

We are growing!

Responsible for the accounting and financial analysis of assigned contracts/cost centers, including monthly closing, preparing and analyzing financial statements for actual to budget variance along with cost trend analysis, preparing account reconciliations and client financial reporting information.

Qualifications of the Corizon Health Senior Operational Accountant

  • Education: Undergraduate degree in Accounting required.
  • Experience Level: Minimum 5+ years of experience in operations accounting required
  • Tools and Technology: Advanced Excel, Word, Outlook, PeopleSoft Financials, Nvision preferred.
  • Problem-solving skills including strong analytical, technical, and independent decision making ability. Must be able to adapt to changing and fast-paced environment, working independently.

Responsibilities of the Corizon Health Senior Accountant


  • Responsible for entire accounting process and analysis of multiple contracts.
  • Responsible for complete monthly closing process for assigned contracts in region, to include revenue, compensation, contract medical, malpractice, pharmacy, IBNR and other accounts.
  • Prepare consolidated financial statements and reports verbally and in writing regarding budget variance analysis.
  • Review and participate in budgeting process, adhering to all deadlines established.
  • Prepare monthly account reconciliations on time and accurately ensuring all related expenses and revenue are booked accurately including accruals.
  • Complete monthly detailed review of massive data files for paid claims and pharmacy services, identifying all errors and ensuring corrections are completed timely
  • Interact with IT and claims staff to identify necessary process changes, test and validate implementation
  • Provide frequent ad hoc client reporting using massive data files with tight deadlines
  • Responsible for timely completion and accuracy of all monthly reports, client aggregates/individual cap reports and various write transfers.
  • Responsible for generation of timeliness and accuracy of quarterly reports
  • Responsible for generation of timeliness and accuracy of inventories, where applicable.
  • Provide approvals for accounts payable invoices ensuring correct account codes, timely vendor payment and follow-through to resolution on vendor-related issues that may arise.
  • Accountable for understanding and 'ownership' of assigned contracts, ensuring contract summaries are up to date, accurate awareness of termination dates, revenue changes and cap structures.
  • Interpret and provide financial and/or accounting training/orientation to site/regional management in writing and verbally and answers all questions accurately and timely.

Benefits offered to the Corizon Health Senior Operational Accountant

  • Paid Time Off
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Tuition Assistance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Comprehensive Onboarding

Corizon Health provides patients with high quality healthcare and reentry services that will reduce recidivism and better the communities where we live and work. We are dedicated to meeting the needs of the growing number of incarcerated persons with physical and mental illness and the professionals who care for them. More healthcare professionals are finding the stability and advancement they desire at Corizon Health.

This position may require a background check, security clearance, and/or drug screening.

Corizon Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with federal and state Continueemployment opportunity laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, gender, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability, Vietnam era veteran, or disabled Veteran status.