City and County of Denver Denver, Colorado, United States
Aug 04, 2020Full Time
About Our Job This posting will accept applications until the position is filled. Please apply as soon as possible. About Denver Human Services Denver Human Services provides support to one in three Denver residents. We envision a healthy community where people are connected, supported, safe, and well. Our services include food, cash and medical benefits, child support and veteran services, child welfare and adult protection, work opportunities, and more. If you are committed to supporting the health and strength of the community and want to be a part of an engaged workplace, we'd love to work with you! Denver Human Services' Financial Services Division is looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to work as an Accounting Technician I in a fast-paced environment dedicated to exceptional customer service. As an Accounting Technician I on the Provider Payment Services Team, you will be expected to: Review invoices and documentation that services were provided to ensure amounts are correctly calculated in accordance with the contracted rates and dates of service. Authorize payments to providers in a timely manner. Identify, report, and reconcile billing discrepancies thoroughly and independently. Use a variety of data sources (state systems, city systems, databases, etc.) to review and track provider, service, and payment information. Provide high-quality customer service by responding timely to inquiries from a variety of internal and external customers regarding payments, status of direct deposits, contracts, or any concerns that may be associated with these payments. Communicate with customers, fellow city employees, and state employees regarding contracts, invoices, and program rules. Prepare a variety of standard and ad-hoc reports as needed and upon request. Recover overpaid or incorrectly paid amounts from providers. Process emergency need requests and correctly enter data into a variety of systems. About You Our ideal candidate will have: Previous experience working in an office environment but the ability to work remotely from home (NOTE: DHS is currently in a largely remote-working environment but training for this position would likely be in-person with appropriate safety protocols in place) Experience with accounts payable Proficiency with Microsoft Office products, especially Excel, Word, and Outlook Previous work in human services or another government agency Confidence using computers and learning new software systems Ability to work independently under tight time constraints Flexible and able to handle changing priorities Strong communication skills in-person, on the phone, and in writing Positive and enthusiastic attitude who is able to get along with others Please include a cover letter with your application in the required attachment section addressing the following: Why are you interested in the Accounting Technician I role here at Denver Human Services? What makes you well qualified for this position? We realize your time is valuable so please do not apply if you do not have at least the following required minimum qualifications: Education requirement: Graduation from high school or the possession of a GED, HiSET or TASC Certificate. Experience Requirement: Three (3) years of clerical experience, which includes One (1) year of experience performing financial recordkeeping. Education/Experience Equivalency: Additional appropriate education may be substituted for the minimum experience requirements. About Everything Else Job Profile CV2358 Accounting Technician I To view the full job profile including position specifications, physical demands, and probationary period, click here . Position Type Unlimited Position Salary Range $17.67 - $25.80 Starting Pay $17.67 - $22.00, Based on education and experience Agency Denver Human Services The City and County of Denver provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, age, or any other status protected under federal, state, and/or local law. For information about right to work, click here for English or here for Spanish.