Robert Half Accounts Receivable Clerk in ALBANY, New York
Robert Half is seeking an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk. Great career growth potential and a great benefits package are available to candidates interested in joining this quickly growing accounting team. The Accounts Receivable Clerk will 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. Since the Accounts Receivable Clerk will handle 200+ invoices a week, they must be a self-starter with high attention to detail. This is a long-term contract / temporary Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Albany, New York area.
Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans
Carry out an assortment of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks
Process payments and compile segments of annual reports and monthly closings in compliance with GAAP
Pinpoint delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. written correspondence, phone contact, skip-tracing, and making arrangements for payment
Be an ambassador of the mission, values, and culture of the organization
Provide information, as requested to the sales/marketing department, shippers, customers, and other stakeholders
Reconcile bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in different ledgers
Verify documents and codes
If you are interested please contact Joe Macaluso or Kevin Aucoin with Robert Half Contract Talent at 518-462-1430. We look forward to hearing from you with your interest!
2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
Proven analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
Strong attention to detail
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field preferred
Proficiency in Microsoft Office with strong Excel skills
ERP system experience
Comprehensive knowledge of Accounts Receivable (AR)
Commercial collections experience preferred
Strong familiarity with Payment Processing
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