Robert Half Accounts Receivable Clerk in NEW YORK, New York
Description If you're looking for Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk work, we have a job opening for a self-starting and detail-oriented candidate! This is a long-term contract / contract / contract / temporary to full-time Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the New York, New York area. A growing Real Estate & Property company is partnering with Robert Half to find an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk to join their 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 is a great match for a candidate looking for career growth potential, and who is capable of processing 200+ invoices per week.
What you get to do every single day
Identify delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. skip-tracing, written correspondence, phone contact, and making arrangements for payment
Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans
Communicate, reinforce, and support the values, culture, and mission of the organization
Process payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP
Reconcile bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in various ledgers
Verify documents and codes
Communicate information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders
Complete a wide range of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks Requirements - Current and relevant ERP system experience
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field desired
Proficiency in Microsoft Office with strong Excel skills
2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
Strong analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
Solid understanding of Section 8
Proven knowledge of customer service
Lease Renewals experience preferred
Accounts Receivable (AR) experience
Experience with Yardi
Mail distribution experience preferred
High attention to detail
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.