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Robert Half International Accounts Receivable Clerk in HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania

Description

Accountemps is seeking an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk. There is a job opening at this quickly growing accounting team for someone interested in great career growth potential and a great benefits package. The Accounts Receivable Clerk 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. The strongest candidates for this Accounts Receivable Clerk position will be self-starters with high attention to detail, ready to handle 200+ invoices a week. This is a short-term temporary Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Harrisburg, Pennsylvania area.

Major responsibilities

  • Square bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in diverse ledgers

  • Provide information, as requested to the sales/marketing department, shippers, customers, and other stakeholders

  • Support, communicate, and reinforce the mission, values and culture of the organization

  • Verify documents and codes

  • Help resolve payment issues by contacting clients, assist in setting up payment plans

  • Execute a number of foundational accounting tasks in agreement with normal procedures, including general accounting tasks

  • Process payments and compile segments of annual reports and monthly closings in compliance with GAAP

  • Review status of delinquent accounts daily and initiate collection action by contacting customers

Requirements

  • AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field preferred

  • Proven analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy

  • 1+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable

  • Efficient in ERP systems

  • Command of cash applications

  • Microsoft Excel experience desired

  • Adeptness in commercial collections

  • Cash posting experience preferred

  • Accounts Receivable (AR) experience

  • Proficiency in numeric data entry

  • High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills

    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.

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Salary: $14.00 - $15.50 / Hourly

Location: HARRISBURG, PA

Date Posted: November 16, 2020

Employment Type: Temporary

Job Reference: 03750-0011621426

Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance

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