Robert Half Accounts Receivable Clerk in Knoxville, Tennessee
Description If you're looking for Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk work, we have a job opening for a self-starting and detail-oriented candidate! This is a long-term contract / temporary to hire Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Knoxville, Tennessee area. You will thrive in this Accounts Receivable Clerk position if you are able to 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. Candidates looking for career growth potential and who are capable of processing 200+ invoices per week will be best fit for this position.
What you get to do every single day
Support, communicate, and reinforce the mission, values and culture of the organization
Carry out an assortment of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks
Square bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in diverse ledgers
Process payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP
Identify delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. skip-tracing, written correspondence, phone contact, and making arrangements for payment
Verify documents and codes
Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans
Provide information, as requested to the sales/marketing department, shippers, customers, and other stakeholders Requirements - Efficient in ERP systems
2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
General proficiency in Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel preferred
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field desired
Microsoft Excel experience preferred
Experience with Accounts Payable (AP)
Solid understanding of Accounts Receivable (AR)
Strong familiarity with Billing Collection
Command of billing
Proven knowledge of cash management
High attention to detail
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.