About WakeMed: Serving the community since 1961, WakeMed Health & Hospitals is the leading provider of health services in Wake County. With a mission to improve the health and well-being of our community, we are committed to providing outstanding and compassionate care. For more information, visit www.wakemed.org. EOE
Position Information: The Accounts Payable Representative in Accounts Payable is responsible for payment processing of all WakeMed liabilities (approx $515 million/year) in a manner that maximizes the organization's cash flow; the accurate posting of expenses; and all problem resolution and follow-up related to WakeMed vendor obligations. This position plays a crucial role in establishing, maintaining, and enhancing vendor relationships through regular contact with the vendor's sales and accounts receivable representatives, education about the services and supplies provided by the vendor, and knowledge of the vendor's process for handling discrepancies. The ensuing relationship becomes a key factor in problem resolution and negotiations with the vendor when billing/payment discrepancies result in service charges.
Experience Requirements: 4 Years Accounting/Finance - Accounts Payable Required - In Healthcare Preferred
Education Required: High School Diploma or Equivalent Required - And Associate's Degree Related Field Preferred
Licensure/Certification Requirements: Not Applicable
At WakeMed Health & Hospitals, we are guided by a simple – yet powerful mission: to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding and compassionate care to all.To deliver on this mission, WakeMed employs the “best minds and the biggest hearts” in the business. Our team includes over 8,500 experienced registered nurses, technologists, medical professionals, support staff, and a medical staff of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice providers who are dedicated to putting patients first.When it comes to culture and benefits, we recognize that when we take good care of our employees, our employees can take even better care of our patients. We proudly offer competitive salaries that reflect background, experience and special skills. Our benefits programs are designed to give you and your family the support you need for today while planning for a successful tomorrow. We promote diversity in the ...workplace, provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified applicants, and we participate in E-verify.We think it’s pretty simple – we care for our employees and our employees care for the community.