Accounts Payable Specialist

Bright Health Minneapolis , MN 55415

Posted 5 days ago


At Bright Health, we brought together the brightest minds from the health care industry and consumer technology and together we created Bright Health: a new, brighter approach to healthcare, built for individuals. Our plans are easy to manage, personalized and more affordable, giving people the quality care they deserve. Through our exclusive care partnerships with leading health systems in local communities we are reshaping how people and physicians achieve better health together.

Bright Health is tripling its footprint in 2019 to offer a variety of health insurance plans to more individuals. Bright Health operates health insurance offerings across Individual and Family Plan segments and the Medicare Advantage space in Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Ohio, New York and Tennessee.

We're Making Healthcare Right. Together.

The Accounts Payable Specialist will be given the responsibility of handling a range of general accounting tasks, but primarily responsible for all accounting work that are associated with processing accounts payable. These tasks can range from receiving, documenting and recordkeeping invoices of which are then used by auditors and various people in the organization. The ideal candidate for this position should be high organized, possess attention to detail and good record-keeping.

1.Responsible for all accounting work that is needed to make sure accounts payable are processed in an efficient and timely manner.
2.Prepare and manage all invoices on a daily basis, gather vendor documentations and acquire approvals from department heads.
3.Code invoices, expense reports, check requests and other similar items with correct codes conforming to the approved budget guidelines.
4.Maintain and monitor the organization's accounts payable inbox and address vendor or internal inquiries.
5.Prepare batch check runs and ACH transactions.
6.Work to improve processes in his/her assigned accounting functions.
7.Perform other duties that are needed to support accounting department.


  • Associates Degree or equivalent work experience (Required)
  • Knowledge of Accounts Payable and General Accounting (Required)
  • Experience in Great Plains and Concur Accounting System (Preferred)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook (Required)


  • Strong data entry and computer processing skills

  • Must be well organized and ability to prioritize in order to meet tight deadlines

Adaptable and highly detail oriented

  • Effective communication skills including verbal and written

  • Ability to manage time effectively, understand directions, and work independently in a fast-paced environment

We've won some fun awards like: Great Places to Work, Modern Healthcare, Forbes, etc. But more than anything, we're a group of people who are really dedicated to our mission in healthcare. Come join our growing team!

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we welcome and employ a diverse employee group committed to meeting the needs of Bright Health, our consumers, and the communities we serve. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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