Deductions Specialist

Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals, and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.

Point-of-care diagnostics is a growing and dynamic industry helping to improve clinical and economic outcomes globally. Abbott brings a variety of expert viewpoints on new innovations, insights, and impacts that are shaping the future of diagnostics around the world.

Abbott Rapid Dx North America, LLC's Orlando site is part of Global Business Services (GBS) within the Abbott Rapid Diagnostics Division. GBS has a global accountability to deliver an exceptional customer experience and create business value through compliance, standardization and data analytics. The GBS group fosters a collaborative, team focused and winning environment where employees are accountable and encouraged to develop themselves.

The Deductions Specialist is responsible for facilitating operational support activities such as partnering with the outside collection agency, rebate pay outs, managing tax credits resolving erroneous invoices and troubleshooting electronic invoice transmissions.

WHAT YOU'LL DO
  • Work with Accounting Team to resolve and pay out rebates
  • General Ledger knowledge
  • Assist in resolving EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) issues
  • Coordinate Bad Debt, such as Bankruptcies
  • Park Tax credits for review/posting
  • Assist with Audit Requests
  • Comply with financial policies and regulations
  • Capably handles several projects simultaneously and works effectively under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Performs miscellaneous related duties and special projects as assigned
  • Actively participate in projects to drive AR automation, operational effectiveness and performance improvement that lead to a positive and measurable impact on the business
  • Keep the Accounts Receivable Controls Supervisor informed of any inefficiencies


EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE YOU'LL BRING

Required
  • BS in Accounting, Finance or relevant degree
  • SAP, Vertex or other ERP system experience a plus
  • General Accounting Legal knowledge
  • Familiar with EDI transmissions
  • Strong attention to detail and good analytical skills
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft products
  • Must be able to communicate professionally, verbally and in writing


Preferred
  • SAP, Vertex or other ERP system experience a plus


WHAT WE OFFER

At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer:
  • Training and career development, with onboarding programs for new employees and tuition assistance
  • Financial security through competitive compensation, incentives and retirement plans
  • Health care and well-being programs including medical, dental, vision, wellness and occupational health programs
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) retirement savings with a generous company match
  • The stability of a company with a record of strong financial performance and history of being actively involved in local communities


Learn more about our benefits that add real value to your life to help you live fully: http://www.abbottbenefits.com/pages/candidate.aspx

Follow your career aspirations to Abbott for diverse opportunities with a company that provides the growth and strength to build your future. Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to employee diversity.

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