Cash Accounting & Control Specialist

Job Description


As the leader of rehabilitative care, Encompass Health offers both facility-based and home-based patient care through its national network of rehabilitation hospitals, home health agencies, and hospice agencies that spans 42 states and Puerto Rico. Setting the standard for providing excellent care, Encompass Health has earned its place among Modern Healthcare’s “Best Places to Work in Healthcare” and the Fortune “World’s Most Admired Companies” for 2021.


The Cash Accounting and Control (CAC) Specialist performs, supports, and ensures accurate and timely cash account reconciliations in accordance with company policy and procedure and GAAP. This position will have performed company bank reconciliations for at least one year, or have commensurate experience. The CAC Specialist supports the department to ensure process control and compliance, delivers high-level customer service, and responds timely to field and Home Office inquiries. The CAC Specialist will assist teammates and management in building creative solutions to data and timing issues to meet deadlines for completing reconciliations and resolving reconciling items.


  • Under immediate supervision, performs monthly general ledger and bank account reconciliations.
  • Assists with gathering information necessary to perform reconciliations.
  • Complies with Company policies/ procedures and GAAP.  
  • Works closely with teammates to recognize and report operational issues.  
  • Escalates issues to the Cash Accounting and Control Supervisor and Director.  
  • Understands and utilizes company resources where appropriate.
  • Networks with co-workers to learn best practices. 
  • Organizes, plans, and manages time effectively to complete assignments.



License or Certification:

  • Licenses and certifications are not required for this position, but are highly desirable.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Accounting degree preferred, but not required.  
  • 1-2 years of experience in accounting, bookkeeping, and/or banking experience is required, preferably with cash reconciliations.  
  • Strong computer skills in Excel, Access and other MS Office products.    
  • PeopleSoft experience preferred.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Oral communication, written communication, fluency in English, active listening.
  • Information ordering, deductive reasoning, social perceptiveness, time management, critical thinking.
  • Ability to coordinate, analyze, observe, make decisions, and meet deadlines in a detail-oriented manner.
  • Ability to work independently without continuous supervision.


Enjoy competitive compensation and benefits that start day one of employment, including:

  • Affordable medical, dental and vision plans provided to meet the needs of full and part-time employees and their families.
  • Generous paid time off that increases with tenure.
  • Tuition reimbursement and continuing education opportunities.
  • Company-matching 401(k) and employee stock-purchase plans.
  • Flexible spending and health savings accounts.

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Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time
Job ID: 2216989