Aetna Financial Accounting Assistant in Farnborough, United States

Req ID: 54401BR

Financial/Accounting Assistant (12 month fixed term contract) In this role, you will support the teams' objectives by performing a broad range of basic accounting and financial tasks including clerical and administration responsibilities.

Your responsibilities will be to:• Perform basic payment –related transactions, i.e., broker payment, claim payment, accounts payable payment, orpremium receipts.• Record cash book transactions on electronic bank system and process cash transactions• Balance and reconcile financial information.• Prepare and record routine journal entries in support of financial transactions.• Identify problems and elevate them to supervisors.• Prepare basic reconciliations in line with the Aetna policies and procedures, pursuing outstanding items to resolution.• Complete general clerical duties as required.• Administer business procedures ensuring compliance requirements are satisfied.• Maintain strong collaborative relationship with customers and internal business partners to maintain a high performance culture.• Provide professional, prompt, and accurate service to all internal and external customers.• Adheres to best practices, and strives for continuous improvement.• Exhibit solid understanding and compliance with all Aetna policies and procedures.• Exhibits the following Finl Acctg Assistant BehaviorsBackground/Experience Desired

MS Excel (intermediate)Experience in a finance/numerate role where strong attention to detail is key Experience of working with foreign currencies preferred, but not essentialExcellent team working and communication skills Education and Certification RequirementsGCSE English and Maths Grade C/4 minimum

Job Function: Financial Services

Aetna is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veterans status.