Accounting and Finance

Job Type



$19.65 - $ USD per Hour


3010 Grand Ave. Waukegan, IL 60085, Illinois

Job Number


AP/Accounts Payable Specialist – Finance – 11942

Do you want a career where you can truly make a difference? The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is one of the largest human service providers in Lake County. We live our mission each day, promoting the health and well-being of all who live, work, and play in Lake County. If you are passionate about giving back and ready to be a part of an innovative team, we are looking for you!
Performs complex and technical accounting tasks under general supervision.   Under minimum supervision performs all job duties at a high level of expertise and to be a resource for co-workers.  This position performs or supports accounting functions in the area of Accounts Payable, I-Procurementand General Accounting working independently to perform financial tasks. This position has the primary responsibility to timely research, classify and process accurately accounts payable invoices for payment and to ensure the agency is following all corporate compliance guidelines.  Requires the ability to problem solve and research using various type and sources of financial information. Collects and organizes data to assist in processing and tracking revenues, expenses, vendor payments and grants as needed; and collects, organizes and tabulates data to enhance financial decisions. This position involves entering accurate information into the Accounts Payable module of the integrated financial system.  Answer correspondence and telephone inquiries furnishing information to the public on a variety of matters.