Robert Half International Accounts Receivable Clerk in La Mirada, California
There is an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk job opening for someone who is self-starting and detail-oriented. This is a long-term temporary Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the La Mirada, California area. Accountemps is partnering with a growing Manufacturing company who is seeking an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk to join the accounting team. As part of their duties, 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. This position is for candidates who are looking for career growth potential, and who are capable of processing 200+ invoices per week.
What you get to do every day
Provide information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders
Verify codes and documents
Assist in setting up payment plans; contact clients to help resolve payment issues
Review status of delinquent accounts daily and initiate collection action by contacting customers
Perform a variety of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks
Communicate, reinforce, and support the values, culture, and mission of the organization
Settle bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in a variety of ledgers
Sort out payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP
Skilled with ERP systems
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field desired
Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks
Strong analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
3+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
Dependability in Microsoft Office with strong Excel skills in particular
Solid understanding of cash applications
Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.
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Salary: USD15.20 - 17.60 / Hourly
Location: La Mirada, CA
Date Posted: Thu, 13 Jun 2019
Employment Type: Temporary
Job Reference: 00750-0011032003
Staffing Area: Accountemps