Accounts Receivable - Accounting Assistant
at Sequel Youth and Family Services

Date Posted: 2/16/2019

Job Description

Are you looking for an opportunity where you can be a part of a cohesive team?   Do you thrive in a fast paced work environment with a wide variety of responsibilities?   If so, come join our team.

Sequel Youth and Family Services is a leading National Behavioral Health Care Provider that develops and operates programs for people with behavioral and emotional challenges.  Through a continuum of services, our staff provides education, counseling and supervision to individuals and families in their home community.

Our Florida Division is seeking an experienced and proficient Accounts Receivable Accounting Assistant to join our team in our Pinellas Park office.

Position Summary

The Accounts Receivable Accounting Assistant is responsible for all activities related to monitoring, resolving, and appealing insurance claim denials received from insurance carriers and Medicaid/Medicare.  This position is responsible for handling all correspondence related to an insurance or client account, contacting insurance carriers as needed to ensure payment on aging accounts are collected in a timely manner.   This position will coordinate with managers to address all payer objections by providing necessity of services. This position is also responsible for analyzing trends and communicating appeal decisions.

In addition to the above responsibilities, this position is responsible to post daily cash receipts into the accounting system and complete other AR tasks for the Controller. This position will cover for AP when needed.

Job Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent is required, Associates or Bachelor's Degree is preferred
  • At least two years of experience in accounts receivable, billing, collections or related field is required. 
  • Experience working with Medicaid and/or working in the medical field is preferred.
  • Advanced MS Excel skills

  • Strong organizational and analytical skills are a must

  • Proven ability to multi-task and mange time effectively

  • Strong accuracy and attention to detail


  • Competitive salary

  • Professional growth opportunities

  • Medical/dental/vision/life insurance

  • Short-term disability & long-term disability

  • Flexible spending program

If you’re a motivated individual who’s looking for a meaningful career, supporting the services we provide in our community, we look forward to hearing from you.

Sequel Youth and Family Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Snapshot

About Us

At Sequel Youth and Family Services, we work together today to build a brighter tomorrow. With a focus on providing programs for behavioral, emotional, or physical challenges, we proudly serve children and adults alike. Associates at Sequel Youth and Family Services enjoy giving back and getting more out of a career that positively impacts the community. If you’re a compassionate, motivated individual who’s looking for a truly meaningful career, we look forward to hearing from you.

Sequel Youth and Family Services is committed to offering a broad spectrum of services and options that care for our patients and families alike. Our offerings include long-term residential treatment, short-term impact programs, shelter care, therapeutic group homes, therapeutic foster care, community-based services, in-home services, and alternative education programs. Our reach extends to clients from 37 states and territories – and we’re growing every day.

Current employment opportunities span:

  • Business Administration & Support

  • Education & Counseling

  • Residential Support Services

  • Child & Family Therapy

  • Nursing (LPN, CNA, RN, PRN)

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