Robert Half International Accounts Receivable Clerk in Commerce, California
Description A self-starting, detail-oriented Accounts Receivable Clerk (A/R) might be interested in this job opening. This is a long-term temporary-to-full-time Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Los Angeles, California area. The Accounts Receivable Clerk will be entering, posting, and reconciling batches, as well as researching and resolving customer A/R issues, preparing aging report, placing billing and collection calls, maintaining cash receipts journal, updating, and reconciling sub-ledger to G/L. A strong candidate for this job will be looking for career growth potential, and be capable of processing 200+ invoices per week.
How you will make an impact
Take care of payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP
Provide information, as requested to the sales/marketing department, shippers, customers, and other stakeholders
Confirm documents and codes
Pinpoint delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. written correspondence, phone contact, skip-tracing, and making arrangements for payment
Assist in setting up payment plans; contact clients to help resolve payment issues
Complete a wide range of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks
Be an ambassador of the mission, values, and culture of the organization
Reconcile bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in different ledgers Requirements - Proven analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
3+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field desired
Proficient in ERP systems
Demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft Excel
Deep understanding of commercial collections
Commercial collections experience
Data entry experience
Background working with Accounts Receivable (AR)
Daily Cash Receipts experience highly preferred
Adeptness in account reconciliation
General familiarity with Accounts Receivable (AR)
Practical knowledge of Aged Receivables
Earlier work involving Aged Receivables
Solid understanding of Cash Collections
Cash Collections experience
Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.
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