Robert Half Accounts Receivable Clerk in JACKSON, Michigan
Description Robert Half has an excellent opportunity for an Accounts Receivable (A/R) detail oriented at a growing company. In this role, you 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. If you have growth mindset and you thrive under pressure, you are probably a great fit for our team! This is a long-term contract / temporary Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Jackson, Michigan area.
Reconcile bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in different ledgers
Compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports and take care of payments in compliance with GAAP
Verify codes and documents
Communicate information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders
Promote, communicate, and reinforce the mission, values and culture of the organization
Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; 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 Requirements - Detailed and have the ability work independently
Skilled with ERP systems
2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
Proven analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
General proficiency in Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel preferred
Adeptness in Client Relations
Accounts Receivable (AR) experience
Cash applications experience preferred
Customer invoices experience highly desired
Foundational knowledge in commercial collections
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field desired
Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.
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Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.