Robert Half Accountemps Accounts Receivable Clerk in Newark, New Jersey

Accountemps has an excellent opportunity for an Accounts Receivable (A/R) professional at a growing company. Responsibilities of this position include: enter, post and reconcile batches, research and resolve customer A/R issues, prepare aging report, place billing and collection calls, maintain cash receipts journal, update, and reconcile sub-ledger to G/L. If you are searching for a diversified company that offers great career growth potential and an impressive benefits package, this could be a wonderful match for you. This is a short term temporary-to-fulltime Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Newark, New Jersey area. Your responsibilities - Process payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP - Perform a variety of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks - Settle bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in a variety of ledgers - Locate delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment - Confirm documents and codes - Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans - Support, communicate, and reinforce the mission, values and culture of the organization - Communicate information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders

  • Current and relevant ERP system experience
  • 2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
  • Microsoft Excel experience desired
  • Proven analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
  • AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field preferred
  • Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company once again was named first in our industry on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.670.5403 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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