Robert Half International Accounts Receivable Clerk in LANCASTER, Pennsylvania
Description Are you a self-starting and detail-oriented Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk? This is a long-term temporary Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Lancaster, Pennsylvania area. The Accounts Receivable Clerk's duties will be 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.
How you will make an impact
Promote, communicate, and reinforce the mission, values and culture of the organization
Locate delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment
Reconcile bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in different ledgers
Sort out payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP
Confirm documents and codes
Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans
Offer information to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders
Perform a variety of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks Requirements - Analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
Skilled with ERP systems
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field desired
Excellent attention to detail
2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
Comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft Excel
Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.
When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.
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 temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.