Robert Half Accounts Receivable Clerk in ASHLAND, Alabama
Robert Half is seeking an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk. There is a job opening at this quickly growing accounting team for someone interested in great career growth potential and a great benefits package. If you're interested in work where you 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, you will succeed in this position. The Accounts Receivable Clerk will handle 200+ invoices a week, so we are seeking candidates who are self-starters, with high attention to detail. This is a contract to full-time Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Ashland, Alabama area., but also offers a hybrid remote work schedule.
Review status of delinquent accounts daily and initiate collection action by contacting customers
Balance bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in a number of different ledgers
Test documents and codes
Execute a range of foundational accounting tasks in agreement with normal procedures, including general accounting tasks
Assist in setting up payment plans; contact clients to help resolve payment issues
Provide information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders
Take care of payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP
Be an ambassador of the mission, values, and culture of the organization
2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
Analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills
Proven knowledge of bank reconciliations
Command of Accounts Payable (AP)
Accounts Receivable (AR) experience
Strong familiarity with Collection Processes
Foundational knowledge in commercial collections
Posting Payments experience
Reliable skills in Microsoft Office with excellent Excel skills
Proficient in ERP systems
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