Robert Half Accounts Receivable Clerk in CLEVELAND, Ohio
Description Robert Half has an excellent opportunity for an Accounts Receivable (A/R) detail oriented at a cutting edge company in the Wholesale Distribution industry. In this position, 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. If you have growth mindset and you thrive under pressure, you are probably a great fit for our team! This is a long-term contract / temporary to full-time Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Cleveland, Ohio area.
Execute a range of foundational accounting tasks in agreement with normal procedures, including general accounting tasks
Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans
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
Settle bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in a variety of ledgers
Corroborate documents and codes
Pinpoint delinquent customer accounts through various means, including skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment
Process payments and compile segments of annual reports and monthly closings in compliance with GAAP Requirements - 2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
Skilled with ERP systems
Demonstrated analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
Detailed and have the ability work independently
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field desired
SAP experience desired
Microsoft Excel experience
Commercial collections experience required
Cash applications experience
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.