Robert Half International Accounts Receivable Clerk in Oakland, California
Description Accountemps is seeking an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk. Great career growth potential and a great benefits package are available to candidates interested in joining 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. If you are a self-starter with high attention to detail, you are likely to be successful at handling 200+ invoices a week at this Accounts Receivable Clerk position. This is a short-term temporary Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Oakland, California area.
What you get to do every single day
Communicate, reinforce, and support the values, culture, and mission of the organization
Settle bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in a variety of ledgers
Review status of delinquent accounts daily and initiate collection action by contacting customers
Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans
Perform a variety of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks
Confirm documents and codes
Provide information, as requested to the sales/marketing department, shippers, customers, and other stakeholders
Compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports and take care of payments in compliance with GAAP Requirements - Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
ERP system experience
Proficiency in Microsoft Office with strong Excel skills
Solid understanding of Accounts Receivable (AR)
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field desired
Established analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
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.