Robert Half International Accounts Receivable Clerk in Lowell, Massachusetts
Description Accountemps is seeking an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk. If you're looking for great career growth potential and a great benefits package, you might be the right candidate for this quickly growing accounting team. If you're interested in work where 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, you will succeed in this position. Since the Accounts Receivable Clerk will handle 200+ invoices a week, they must be a self-starter with high attention to detail. This is a long-term temporary-to-full-time Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Lowell, Massachusetts area.
How you will make an impact
Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans
Confirm documents and codes
Sort out payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP
Execute a number of foundational accounting tasks in agreement with normal procedures, including general accounting tasks
Locate delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment
Balance bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in a number of different ledgers
Communicate, reinforce, and support the values, culture, and mission of the organization
Offer information to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders Requirements
Knowledge of Inbound Outbound Calls
Solid understanding of Multi Task
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field preferred
Reliable skills in Microsoft Office with excellent Excel skills
Proven analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
ERP system experience
Excellent attention to detail
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.