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Robert Half International Accounts Receivable in Lakeland, Florida

Description

Accountemps is seeking an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk. The accounting team is growing quickly and is looking for someone interested in great career growth potential and a great benefits package. A successful candidate for this position will be ready 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 who are self-starters and who have high attention to detail will be the best fit for this Accounts Receivable Clerk position, since they will handle 200+ invoices a week. This is a temporary to permanent Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Lakeland, Florida area.

Key responsibilities

  • Assist in setting up payment plans; contact clients to help resolve payment issues

  • Represent and exude the values, culture, and mission of the organization

  • Complete a wide range of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks

  • Test documents and codes

  • Identify delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. skip-tracing, written correspondence, phone contact, and making arrangements for payment

  • Balance bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in a number of different ledgers

  • Present information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders

  • Process payments and compile segments of annual reports and monthly closings in compliance with GAAP

Requirements

  • Comprehensive knowledge of Accounts Receivable (AR)

  • Deep understanding of Corporate Credit

  • Microsoft Excel experience preferred

  • Collecting Payments experience preferred

  • AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field preferred

  • Efficient in ERP systems

  • 2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable

  • Demonstrated analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy

  • Strong attention to detail

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.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.490.3195 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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Salary: DOE

Location: Lakeland, FL

Date Posted: December 2, 2019

Employment Type: Temporary

Job Reference: 01180-9502331547

Staffing Area: Accountemps

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