Logistics Health Accounts Payable Clerk (LHI) – La Crosse, WI (757784) in La Crosse, Wisconsin

Accounts Payable Clerk (LHI) – La Crosse, WI (757784)


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Position Description:

Energize your career with one of Healthcare’s fastest growing


You dream of a great career with a great company – where you can

make an impact and help people. We dream of giving you the opportunity to

do just this. And with the incredible growth of our business, it’s a

dream that definitely can come true. Already one of the world’s leading

Healthcare companies, UnitedHealth Group is restlessly pursuing new ways

to operate our service centers, improve our service levels and help people lead

healthier lives. We live for the opportunity to make a difference and

right now, we are living it up.

This opportunity as Accounts

Payable Clerk (LHI) will be dedicated to our Account Payable

group supporting employee expense report processing, cash application, and

general accounting as well as travel billing and coding.

By joining this team with one of our most exciting business areas:

Optum –a growing part of our family of companies that make UnitedHealth

Group a Fortune 6 leader.

Optum helps nearly 60 million

Americans live their lives to the fullest by educating them about their

symptoms, conditions and treatments; helping them to navigate the system,

finance their healthcare needs and stay on track with their health goals. No

other business touches so many lives in such a positive way. And we do it all with

every action focused on our shared values of Integrity, Compassion,

Relationships, Innovation & Performance.

If you want to achieve more in your mission of health care, you have to be

really smart about the business of health care. Financial discipline and

accountability count more today than ever. Which is why your performance and

innovation will find a reception here like nowhere else as you help people live

healthier lives while doing your life's best work.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Process accounts payable invoices and issue payments to vendors

  • Responsible for Accounts Payable specific to employee expense report processing, cash application, as well as travel billing and coding

  • Responsible for reviewing, reconciling, and analyzing expenditures to ensure that costs are allocated to the appropriate projects and general ledger accounts, in the proper accounting period

  • Provide support for the month end close process

  • Respond to information requests and participate in special projects as needed

  • Process travel expenditures

  • Audit and process employee expense reports

  • Review transactions and determine accounting classifications

  • Perform cash application functions

  • Assist in various month end processes including journal entry preparation and balance sheet reconciliation

  • Prepare support for audit inquiries

Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma / GED or higher

  • 4+ years of accounts payable experience

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel (entering data and opening tabs)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associate's Degree (or higher) in Accounting / Finance is preferred

  • Working knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)

  • National Career Readiness Certificate

  • PeopleSoft experience


with Optum.

Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective;

make the health system work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use

the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health

and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal

is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of

the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the

greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order

to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance

teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in

one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best


Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere:

UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer

and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without

regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran

status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression,

marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by


UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace.

Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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Job Details

  • Contest Number757784

  • Job TitleAccounts Payable Clerk (LHI) – La Crosse, WI

  • Job FamilyFinance

  • Business SegmentOptumCare

Job Location Information

  • La Crosse, WIUnited StatesNorth America

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular

  • ScheduleFull-time

  • Job LevelIndividual Contributor

  • ShiftDay Job

  • TravelNo

  • Telecommuter PositionNo

  • Overtime StatusNon-exempt