Robert Half Accounts Receivable Clerk in Memphis, Tennessee
Description Robert Half 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. The strongest candidates for this position will be 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. 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 contract / contract / temporary to permanent Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Memphis, Tennessee area.
Your responsibilities in this role
Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans
Complete a wide range of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks
Promote, communicate, and reinforce the mission, values and culture of the organization
Sort out payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP
Verify codes and documents
Reconcile bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in various ledgers
Provide information, as requested to the sales/marketing department, shippers, customers, and other stakeholders
Pinpoint delinquent customer accounts through various means, including skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment Requirements - Dependability in Microsoft Office with strong Excel skills in particular
2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field
Proven analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
Excellent attention to detail
Efficient in ERP systems
Knowledge of Invoice Entry
Accounts Receivable (AR) experience
Solid understanding of billing
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.