Accounts Payable/Payroll Clerk

Monroe County Hospital & Clinics is a trusted provider of high quality, local health care. At Monroe County Hospital & Clinics, we strive to be a premier employer, known for our strong commitment to high employee satisfaction scores while offering competitive salary and benefit packages. Monroe County Hospital & Clinics employs 190 team members and is proud to be called a Top Workplace by the Des Moines Register six years in a row! In 2021, Monroe County Hospital & Clinics was ranked #3 for overall employee engagement in the middle sized organizations category and was named #1 Top Workplace in the category of “Most Clued in Senior Management.”

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Job Schedule

Full-time: 32-40 hours per week based off applicants preference.

Job Description

Monroe County Hospital & Clinics is seeking a full-time Accounts Payable/Payroll Clerk to join our Finance team.

Primary duties for this position include:

  • Review invoices for accuracy, proper approval, and coding.
  • Match invoices to purchase orders and packing slips.
  • Enter invoices into the computer system and produces checks according to policy.
  • Coordinate accounts payable functions with materials management.
  • Adherence of controls and procedures to ensure compliance with company expenditure policies including travel and credit card expenditure.
  • Assist with the annual audit preparation.
  • Prepare and distributes bi-weekly employee payroll.
  • Responsible for the accuracy of all employee deductions, tax withholdings, and benefits.
  • Assure maintenance and confidentiality of all payroll records.
  • Answer employee questions concerning wages and benefits.
  • Responsible for assuring the completeness of employee W-2’s.
  • Responsible for completing vendor 1099’s including electronic filing.
  • Assist with month-end and year-end close.
  • Support finance department with other duties as assigned.
  • Recognize the importance of accuracy in all aspects of the job.
  • Regular and reliable attendance.
  • Ongoing compliance with MCHC educational and training requirements.
  • Adheres to the MCHC mission, vision, values, and Standards of Behavior.
  • Maintains patient and hospital confidentiality.
  • Promotes and maintains positive relationships with patients, visitors, coworkers, and providers.
  • Actively participates in department huddles, in-services, meetings, and educational opportunities.
  • Follows all departmental policies and procedures and adheres to departmental budget.
Job Requirements
  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Mandatory Reporter certified or within 90 days of hire.
  • Overall attention to detail, organizational ability, and ability to prioritize.
  • The ability to work in teams and communicate accurately and clearly.
  • Computer experience using Microsoft Office Excel, Word and Outlook.
  • Proficient in English in order to communicate with patients, families, and other caregivers.
  • COVID vaccine required unless an approved exemption is received.
Preferred Education and Experience
  • Associate degree in Accounting or Business related field.
  • Experience in a healthcare setting.
  • Customer service experience.

Monroe County Hospital & Clinics offers an excellent benefits package including but not limited to:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Health Savings Account
  • Flexible Spending Accounts and Dependent Care Accounts
  • Guardian Voluntary Insurance Plans
  • Life Insurance
  • Generous PTO Package

DCI checks required. E.O.E


Monroe County Hospital & Clinics, 6580 165th St Albia, IA 52531
Phone: (641) 932-1756 | Fax: (641) 932-1704 | Web: