Position Details
Reference Number 11468
Position Title Accounts Receivable Officer - Aged Care
Employment Type Part Time
Entity UnitingSA
Location 70 Dale Street, Port Adelaide SA 5015
Award Classification Clerks Private Sector Award - Level 5, Year 2
Travel Requirements No requirements
Position Summary
  • Part time – Flexible and negotiable
  • Clerks Private Sector
  • Salary packaging benefits (tax-free not-for-profit)
  • Training & development provided


A career at UnitingCare Wesley Port Adelaide (UCWPA) offers exciting rewards and opportunities for anybody wanting to make a difference to their community. Our work environment encourages employees to grow professionally and personally, motivating them to do great things.

Our employees are integral for delivering quality services and we are committed to their personal and professional development.

UCWPA provides community services which improve the quality of life for aged, unemployed and homeless people, families, children, youth, people with a mental health disability and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. UWCPA is one of the larger organisations providing quality aged care services in South Australia.


The Finance Services department is looking to appoint an enthusiastic Accounts Receivable  Officer who will be responsible for processing the billing of aged care residents, answering queries and following up on overdue accounts.  As part of the role you will interact with residents, their families and staff of all levels. Located at Dale St Port Adelaide, we require a competent professional with  a  strong customer service focus and experience in processing resident billing and debt collection that enjoys working in a busy environment.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Liaise with Admissions, Aged Care sites and Aged Care accountant to ensure billing details are accurate
  • Monitor aged care resident movements to ensure accurate calculation of resident billing charges
  • Process adhoc resident manual charges and reconcile to payments made to suppliers
  • Charge UCWPA aged care residents accurately and in a timely manner 
  • Maintain resident billing debtors with particular reference to identifying slow paying debtors and reporting and instigating debt recovery procedures

To be successful in the role you will have:

  • Knowledge of  resident billing systems (CIM preferable)
  • Experience using Microsoft Office
  • Strong attention to detail

You will also demonstrate a positive and professional "can-do" attitude, excellent verbal communication skills, with the ability to work equally well as a member of a team or working alone. We would like the successful candidate to commence as soon as possible! If you feel that you are well organised and have a good work ethic then please apply.

We aim to increase the diversity of our workforce to better meet the differing needs of our clients and to improve equal employment opportunity for our employees.

We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians with relevant skills and experience to apply for any of our advertised vacancies.

Applications Close:  23 July 2017

Contact Person Tina Corbo
Contact Number 84402211
Closing Date 23/07/2017
Job and Person Specification Accounts Receivable Officer - Aged Care.pdf