Financial Assistant (Intern)

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Financial Assistant (Intern)

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Posted Job Title
Financial Assistant (Intern)

Job Profile Title
Temporary Employee - Non-Exempt

Job Description Summary
  • Astute attention to detail required.
  • Ability to work well in a team environment, handle multiple tasks with deadlines and pressure, adjusting work schedules to meet deadlines.
  • Experience with EXCEL, SAP Business Objects, Lawson, WORKDAY, Hyperion Planning a plus.
  • Hospital billing and patient management systems, BEN financials and Business Objects a plus.
  • Individual must be of sound character, possessing the following traits:
    o Honest and trustworthy - maintains patient, physician, and employee confidentiality at all times, completes all tasks in a reliable manner and to the best of their ability.
    o Hardworking and diligent - willing to work flexible hours to meet department deadlines, utilizes time wisely to accomplish tasks as needed (displays time-management skills).
    o Open-minded - able to accept and give constructive criticism in a respectful and appropriate manner, unafraid to ask task-related questions to ensure negligible amounts of re-work.
    o Respectful - shows respect and consideration towards Directors, supervisors, faculty members, and fellow employees.
    o Willing to learn - accepts unfamiliar tasks with enthusiasm and is eager to assume new responsibilities as needed.
  • Incumbent must possess organizational, computer, oral communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Incumbent must possess organizational, computer, oral communication, and interpersonal skills.

    Job Description

    Degree Requirements and Minimum Experience Required:

    Must be currently enrolled in a college program.
    0-1 years' experience in an Accounting/financial reporting position required.
    0-1 years' experience financial information systems report building

    0-1 years' experience (Health Care required)

    Job Location - City, State
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    Department / School
    Perelman School of Medicine

    Pay Range
    $7.25 - $155.75

    Affirmative Action Statement
    Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.

    Special Requirements
    Background check may be required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.

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