Robert Half Accounts Receivable Clerk in Fort Smith, Arkansas
Description A self-starting, detail-oriented Accounts Receivable Clerk (A/R) might be interested in this job opening. This is a long-term contract / temporary Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Lowell, Arkansas area. Robert Half is partnering with a growing Bank - Independent company who is seeking an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk to join the accounting team. On an average day, the Accounts Receivable Clerk will perform tasks like 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. This position is for candidates who are looking for career growth potential, and who are capable of processing 200+ invoices per week.
Promote, communicate, and reinforce the mission, values and culture of the organization
Confirm documents and codes
Reconcile bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in various ledgers
Offer information to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders
Help resolve payment issues by contacting clients, assist in setting up payment plans
Complete a wide range of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks
Locate delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment
Sort out payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP Requirements - Proven analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
Knowledgeable of ERP systems
2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field desired
Microsoft Excel experience
Command of Late Fees
Observant, accurate and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment
Proficiency in Microsoft Office with strong Excel skills
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