Robert Half International Accounts Receivable Clerk in DOWNERS GROVE, Illinois
If you're an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk looking for work, we have a job opening for a self-starting and detail-oriented candidate! This is a long-term temporary-to-full-time Accounts Receivable Clerk position based in the Downers Grove, Illinois area. The Accounts Receivable Clerk duties will include 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. If you are capable of processing 200+ invoices per week and looking for career growth potential, this is the job for you!
Your responsibilities in this role
Provide information to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders
Help promote the mission, values, and culture of the organization
Perform a number of foundational accounting tasks in agreement with normal procedures, including general accounting tasks
Balance bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in a number of different ledgers
Handle payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP
Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans
Pinpoint delinquent customer accounts through various means, including skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment
Verify codes and documents
Analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
General proficiency in Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel preferred
2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
Comprehensive knowledge of cash applications
Proficient in ERP systems
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field desired
Attention to detail, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks
Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. From accounting clerks and bookeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we provide you with access to exciting career opportunities. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities — fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.
From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” list every year since 1998.
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Location: DOWNERS GROVE, IL
Date Posted: August 26, 2020
Employment Type: Temporary
Job Reference: 01340-0011540839
Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance