AT&T New Team! Big Opportunity! Invoice Specialist in Bratislava,
Sr. Associate Access & Payable Billing will manage invoice processing and validation of invoices from AT&T Mobility’s Telecom Suppliers and are a part of the Access Billing Management (ABM) team within Finance organization. Invoice management also involves regular communication and follow-up with telecom vendors mainly via e-mails and conference calls.
Roles and Responsibilities:
o Receive Mobility invoices via Bill Track On Demand (BTOD) from traditional and non- traditional Telecom suppliers from across the United States.
o Validate that the sum of the billing sections equals the total current billed charge amount.
o Ensure all adjustments rendered by the vendor are supported with sufficient verbiage to allow validation of the charge or obtain supporting detail.
o Ensure all Other Charges and Credits rendered by the vendor are supported with sufficient detail to allow validation or obtain supporting detail.
o Review bill history for trending considerations and abnormalities which may require escalation
o For TDM services, code new circuits with market and bandwidth attributes
o For Ethernet service, code new circuits with ICM circuit type, market, bandwidth, and customer name
o Verify the accuracy of GL Coding and refer discrepant codes to System Admin for correction
o Determine the applicability of usage billing from Vendors rendering Usage Invoices prior to processing.
o Validate the existence of new circuits in the Granite inventory or in Virtual Front Office (VFO) and request billing support from the vendor for all circuits not found in Granite or VFO
o Refer circuits for dispute when not adequately supported by Granite, VFO, or Vendor supporting data.
o Review open claims against invoice being processed and contacting vendor for updates on claims issued or identifying credits on invoice to be applied against claim.
o Ensure on-time invoice payments and may request Admin to create manual urgent payments if needed
o Validate all Late Payment Charges and dispute with vendor if invalid.
o Validate all taxes and surcharges appearing within the bill, and dispute with vendor if invalid.
o Notify Accrual team of any identified under billing for potential Accrual recommendation.
Key Competencies and Skills:
Detailed and organized
Adept at problem solving
Ability to work to tight deadlines while maintaining output quality
PC literacy (MS Office, Outlook, etc.) and strong MS Excel skills including use of advanced functions
Self-motivated and able to work without detailed direction
Ability to work well across teams and levels.
Culturally sensitive to business practices and communication norms with U.S. vendors
Education and Qualifications:
✔ University education
✔ Secondary school education - A level
✔ Fluent English language communication skills are required including proficient writing ability.