Robert Half Accounts Receivable Clerk in BALTIMORE, Maryland
Description Robert Half is seeking an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk. There is a quickly growing accounting team looking for a candidate to join them who is interested in great career growth potential and a great benefits package. If you are able to 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 are a good fit for this position. If you are a self-starter with high attention to detail, you are likely to be successful at handling 200+ invoices a week at this Accounts Receivable Clerk position. This is a long-term contract / temporary to hire Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Baltimore, Maryland area.
What you get to do every day
Represent and exude the values, culture, and mission of the organization
Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans
Take care of payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP
Complete a wide range of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks
Review status of delinquent accounts daily and initiate collection action by contacting customers
Communicate information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders
Square bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in diverse ledgers
Test documents and codes Requirements - Knowledgeable of ERP systems
2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Dependability in Microsoft Office with strong Excel skills in particular
Microsoft Excel experience
Accounts Receivable (AR) experience desired
Cash applications experience preferred
Deep understanding of reconciliations
Experience with Lock Box
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field preferred
Strong analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.
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Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.