Foundation Health Accounts Payable Representative in Fairbanks, Alaska

About Fairbanks Memorial Hospital

Fairbanks Memorial Hospital is a non-profit facility owned by the Greater Fairbanks Community Hospital Foundation. A Joint Commission-accredited facility with 152 licensed beds, Fairbanks Memorial Hospital is the primary referral center for residents of Alaska's interior. With a strong patient-to-nurse ratio, ours is a Magnet aspiring facility with a Shared Leadership Infrastructure. In addition to our exceptional clinical environment, our location offers incomparable lifestyle rewards away from work. In Fairbanks, small-town living, spectacular natural beauty and endless recreation combine to create a one-of-a-kind place to live, work and play.

This position is responsible for verification, preparation and data entry of accounts payable documents. This position works under direct supervision.

  • Supports department processes by matching invoices to receipts; confirming costs and quantities; ensuring completeness of supporting documentation; validating general ledger account numbers; verifying existence of contracts or purchase orders; verifying authorized signatures on payment requests.

  • Identifies accounts payable exceptions that may require problem resolution by department management or by more seasoned staff.

  • Assists department management with problem resolution as assigned.

  • Assists department in completion of daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual production activities.

  • Performs computer data entry of accounts payable information with accuracy and timeliness.

Performs all functions according to established policies, procedures, regulatory and accreditation requirements, as well as applicable professional standards. Provides all customers of Foundation Health with an excellent service experience by consistently demonstrating our core and leader behaviors each and every day.

High school diploma/GED or equivalent working knowledge.

Requires accounting, finance or accounts payable data entry experience. Working knowledge of mathematics and general office procedures is required. Must maintain a calm and professional demeanor at all times. Must be able to maintain confidentiality.

Must have personal computer proficiency with a working knowledge of desktop software.


Experience in a large healthcare organization preferred; working knowledge of Lawson software accounts payable is preferred; Proficiency with 10-key calculator preferred.

Additional related education and/or experience preferred.

Foundation Health Partners is an EEO/AAP employer; qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

Job Number: 2017-2296

Shift Schedule: Days

New Grad: No

External Company Name: Foundation Health, LLC

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