FISCAL ACCOUNTS CLERK II
Insurance Program Accounting Specialist
|Department||MDH Infectious Disease & Environmental Hlth Svcs|
|Date Opened||2/7/2019 3:41:00 PM|
|Filing Deadline||2/21/2019 11:59:00 PM|
|Salary||$29,277.00 - $37,450.00/year, with potential growth to $45,709.00/year|
|HR Analyst||Sandi English|
LOCATION OF POSITION
PHPA, Infectious Disease Prevention and Health Services Bureau, Center for MADAP, Baltimore, MD
Main Purpose of Job
The Center for MADAP is a service unit of the Prevention and Health Promotion Administration, using State and federal funding to provide essential programs and services for people living with HIV/AIDS. The Maryland AIDS Drug Assistance Program (MADAP) provides access to medications for eligible people living with HIV/AIDS. The MADAP Plus program assists clients with paying for their health insurance premiums, thus ensuring access to inpatient and outpatient health care as well as prescription coverage. The main purpose of this position is to provide primary accounting support to the Center. This includes processing insurance payments by reviewing invoices from various insurance companies for accuracy and compliance with MADAP's policies and procedures as well as other fiscal duties as assigned. This position provides primary support to the MADAP and MADAP-Plus programs at the Center for HIV.
Education: Graduation from an accredited high school or possession of a high school equivalency certificate.
Experience: Two years of experience reviewing, verifying, recording, adjusting and balancing financial transactions.
1. Experience calculating and recording financial, statistical or other numerical data may be substituted on a year-for-year basis for the required high school education.
2. Six credit hours in accounting from an accredited college or university may be substituted for one year of the required experience. A copy of your college transcripts must accompany your application, if applicable. Transcripts may be unofficial.
3. A minimum of five courses or six months of accounting-related training in a vocational training program in subjects such as journalizing transactions, analyzing transactions into debits and credits, posting to a general ledger, payroll, bank reconciliations, accounts payable, and accounts receivable may be substituted for one year of the required experience.
4. Candidates may substitute U.S. Armed Forces military service experience in Financial Clerical/Finance Technicians classifications or specialty codes in the financial field of work at a rate of one year of military experience for the required experience.
DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
Excellent customer service skills and attention to detail required. Payment processing experience and experience applying policies in a medical care, health insurance or government entitlement program preferred. Experience in health or social services and/or community-based programs is a plus.
Applicants who meet the minimum (and selective) qualifications will be included in further evaluation. The evaluation may be a rating of your application based on your education, training and experience as they relate to the requirements of the position. Therefore, it is essential that you provide complete and accurate information on your application. Please report all related education, experience, dates and hours of work. Clearly indicate your college degree and major on your application, if applicable. For education obtained outside the U.S., any job offer will be contingent on the candidate providing an evaluation for equivalency by a foreign credential evaluation service prior to starting employment (and may be requested prior to interview).
Complete applications must be submitted by the closing date. Information submitted after this date will not be added.
Incorrect application forms will not be accepted. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application.
Candidates may remain on the certified eligible list for a period of at least one year. The resulting certified eligible list for this recruitment may be used for similar positions in this or other State agencies.
Online applications are highly recommended. However, if you are unable to apply online, the paper application (and supplemental questionnaire) may be submitted to MDH, Recruitment and Selection Division, 201 W. Preston St., Room 114-B, Baltimore, MD 21201. Paper application materials must be received by 5 pm, close of business, on the closing date for the recruitment, no postmarks will be accepted.
If additional information is required, the preferred method is to upload. If you are unable to upload, please fax the requested information to 410-333-5689. Only additional materials that are required will be accepted for this recruitment. All additional information must be received by the closing date and time.
For questions regarding this recruitment, please contact the MDH Recruitment and Selection Division at 410-767-1251.
If you are having difficulty with your user account or have general questions about the online application system, please contact the MD Department of Budget and Management, Recruitment and Examination Division at 410-767-4850 or Application.Help@maryland.gov.
Appropriate accommodations for individuals with disabilities are available upon request by calling: 410-767-1251 or MD TTY Relay Service 1-800-735-2258.
We thank our Veterans for their service to our country.
People with disabilities and bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.
As an equal opportunity employer, Maryland is committed to recruitment, retaining and promoting employees who are reflective of the State's diversity.