Skip navigation
Unable to save this job. Please try again later.

{msg}

Email this Job to Yourself or a Friend

To begin the application process, please enter your email address.

Company Contact Info

  • Farmington, CT

Already have an account?

Sign in to apply with your saved resumes.

New to CareerBuilder?

Don't have an account? Continue as a guest!

Sorry, we cannot save or unsave this job right now.

Report this Job

Trust and Site Security Team.

Don't miss out on new jobs!

Get the latest Lead Accountant, Pharmacy (located in CT or NY) jobs in Farmington, CT delivered directly to your inbox. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Saving Your Job Alert

Job Alert Saved!

Could not save Job Alert!

You have too many Job Alerts!

This email address has reached the maximum of 5 email alerts. To create a new alert, you will need to log into your email and unsubscribe from at least one.

Sign Up

or   Sign In Here
Password Must Contain
• 
8 to 15 characters
• 
1 uppercase letter
• 
1 number or symbol
• 
1 lowercase letter
Cancel
Create an Account with CareerBuilder to save jobs & unlock these great features
See similar job titles and skills to help you make your next move
Upload a resume and become visible to Hiring Managers and Employers
Compare Salary Information to see where you stand amongst your peers
Easily Quick Apply to jobs with just one click!

Email Send Failed!

Lead Accountant, Pharmacy (located in CT or NY)

Emblem Healthcare-Home Health & Hospice • Farmington, CT

Posted 1 month ago

Job Snapshot

Full-Time
Other Great Industries
Management

Job Description

ConnectiCare is a leading health plan in the state of Connecticut.  ConnectiCare’s mission is to make it easy for members to get the care they need. A local company for over 35 years, ConnectiCare has a full range of products and services for businesses, municipalities, individuals and those who are Medicare-eligible. A subsidiary of EmblemHealth, ConnectiCare leads the individual and small group markets in the state, and is ranked among the top commercial health plans in the nation, according to the National Committee for Quality Assurance.

We’re looking for individuals who want to make a difference in the communities we serve. If you want to join a local team and help change the way health care is delivered, ConnectiCare is the place for you.

Purpose: The Lead Accountant will ensure integrity of accounting function by recording transactions timely and accurately in journal entries. Completion of monthly/quarterly account reconciliations. Drive understanding and analysis of pharmacy expenses and rebates partnering with the Pharmacy team. Perform financial analyses and explanations of variances to budget. Assess process and implement improvements/efficiencies.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare monthly journal entries to ensure timely and accurate financial statements. Review and approval of monthly journal entries, account reconciliations and underlying supporting documentation Provide guidance and training to junior staff and offshore team, where appropriate, to enhance their accounting and reporting skills and ability to meet reporting deadline
  • Prepare and analyze monthly/quarterly account reconciliations in a standardized format to ensure balances are properly supported
  • Produce monthly reports indicating results of the period, established trends, variances to budget, significant items for the period, etc.
  • Manage the timely collection of pharmacy rebate receivables interacting with the business, as well as timely intercompany invoicing and settlement
  • Identify and assist in the implementation of process improvements (e.g. automation) in order to make the monthly financial close process more efficien
  • Keep abreast of GAAP accounting pronouncement
  • Special projects


Qualifications:

  • Bachelor ’s degree in accounting required, CPA a plus
  • 3-5 years of experience in an accounting environment, health insurance industry experience a plus
  • Supervisory experience is a plus
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office Products including Excel and Access; Oracle Cloud experience a plus
  • Possess and apply knowledge of accounting principles and procedures with minimal direct supervision
  • Solid understanding of GAAP accounting
  • Ability to develop, engage, and motivate staff
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Must be a self-starter who is detail-oriented and proactive with focus on accuracy, in an environment with changing priorities and time constraints
  • Possess and apply knowledge of accounting principles and procedures with minimal direct supervision
  • Ability to remediate/streamline processes
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and responsibilities
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Analytical way of thinking
  • Consistently meet deadlines

 Essential Job Requirements

  • Typical office environment, with no substantial exposure to adverse environmental conditions
  • May be required to sit for long periods of time

ConnectiCare is an equal opportunity employer. M/F/D/V

ConnectiCare is a drug-free workplace.  Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

Job ID: 19-034
Help us improve CareerBuilder by providing feedback about this job: Report this Job.
CAREERBUILDER TIP
For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.
By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.
Don't miss out on new jobs like this
Get the latest jobs delivered to your inbox. Unsubscribe at any time.

Saving Your Job Alert

Job Alert Created

Well, this is embarrassing. We are having trouble saving your search. You can try again or come back at a later time.

Maximum Email Alerts

This email address has reached the maximum of 5 email alerts. To create a new alert, you will need to log into your email and unsubscribe from at least one.