Robert Half International Accounts Receivable Clerk in Hillsboro, Oregon
If you're an efficient worker with experience as an Accounts Receivable (A/R) professional, Accountemps has a career-building opportunity for you to consider. Responsibilities of this position include: 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. You will be processing full-cycle AP, handling a high volume of invoices per week, with high attention to detail. If you have growth mindset and you thrive under pressure, you are probably a great fit for our team! This is a short-term temporary Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Hillsboro, Oregon area.
What you get to do every day
Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans
Communicate information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders
Verify documents and codes
Communicate, reinforce, and support the values, culture, and mission of the organization
Take care of payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP
Pinpoint delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. written correspondence, phone contact, skip-tracing, and making arrangements for payment
Perform a variety of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks
Reconcile bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in various ledgers
2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
Well-founded grasp of Consumer Collections
Microsoft Excel experience preferred
QuickBooks Pro experience
Proven knowledge of customer service
Proficiency in 10 Key Skills
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field desired
Proven analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
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.
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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Salary: $17.00 - $19.00 / Hourly
Location: Hillsboro, OR
Date Posted: November 18, 2020
Employment Type: Temporary
Job Reference: 03620-0011620330
Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance