Robert Half Accounts Receivable Specialist in Jersey City, New Jersey
Description At Robert Half, there's a terrific opportunity for an experienced Accounts Receivable (A/R) professional to join a dynamic, up-and-coming organization. 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 are searching for a diversified company that offers great career growth potential and an impressive benefits package, this could be a wonderful match for you. This is a long-term contract / temporary to hire Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Jersey City, New Jersey area.
Execute a range of foundational accounting tasks in agreement with normal procedures, including general accounting tasks
Square bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in diverse ledgers
Pinpoint delinquent customer accounts through various means, including skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment
Process payments and compile segments of annual reports and monthly closings in compliance with GAAP
Be an ambassador of the mission, values, and culture of the organization
Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans
Test documents and codes
Communicate information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders Requirements - Excellent attention to detail
Efficient in ERP systems
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field preferred
Deep understanding of communication
Solid understanding of Accounts Receivable (AR)
Aging Reports experience required
General proficiency in Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel preferred
2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
Established analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
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. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.