Finance Officer - Accounts Receivable and Medical Claims

Join BRHS, East Gippsland’s largest employer and enjoy a rewarding work environment providing challenge, variety and a range of new opportunities to progress your career and contribute to your community.
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Department: Bairnsdale Regional Health Service
Work Type: Ongoing - full time or part time
Job Function: Accounting
Classification: As per advertisement
Work Location: Bairnsdale - Outer Gippsland area
Reference: VG/1776674
Closing Date: 29-Feb-2024
Salary Range: As per advertisement
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description - Accounts Receivable and Medical Claims Finance Officer - February 2024.pdf (PDF, 247KB)
Job Specification

Contact: David Menzel, Deputy Chief Financial Officer
03 5150 3309

Position Details

Are you enthusiastic about working with numbers and eager to forge a finance career in the health care sector? Your perfect opportunity awaits at BRHS! For eligible candidates, we will consider job share arrangements with flexible scheduling to accommodate school hours. Seize this chance to shape the future of health care finance while enjoying the flexibility that suits your lifestyle!

The Contract: Ongoing, Full Time, 80.0 hours per fortnight with monthly Accrued Day Off (ADO),
OR 1 x Ongoing, Part Time, 48.0 hours per fortnight in Medical Claims and 1 x Ongoing, Part Time, 32.0 hours per fortnight in Accounts Receivable.

The Position:
As the Accounts Receivable and Medical Claims Finance Officer you will be responsible for performing Accounts Receivable tasks in an accurate and timely manner including debt collection and Medical Claims Administration as well as the provision of excellent customer service to internal and external customers. This position will keep you busy throughout the day and will greatly contribute to the advancement of your finance skills and experience.

Why should you apply?
• Relish a challenging, interesting and rewarding role that will rapidly grow your finance skills.
• Progress your career within in a large, growing and multifaceted organisation.
• Flexibility to achieve a work-life balance, with ADO accrual for full time staff and flexible rostering for part time staff.
• Enjoy a competitive remuneration and extensive salary packaging options.


What you need:
• Certificate III or Diploma in Accounting or Commerce (or working towards it).
• Previous experience in a finance role.
• Demonstrated experience in accounting processes, procedures, reporting and systems.
• Advanced Microsoft Excel skills in particular as well as competence in the use of the other Microsoft Office suite of products.
• Demonstrated experience in using computerized financial and information systems.

Please refer to the position description for other key selection criteria requirements.

Interested? For more information contact: David Menzel, Deputy Chief Financial Officer on 03 5150 3309
Applications close: Thursday, 29th February 2024

Applications are to be submitted by selecting “Apply Now” below and are to include:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume (including two recent referees)
  • Response to the full key selection criteria (as listed in the attached position description)

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In accordance with Victorian Public Health directions, all employees working in the Public Health system are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19.  Successful applicants will be required to provide evidence of full COVID19 vaccination prior to commencement.


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