Robert Half Accounts Receivable Clerk in Raleigh, North Carolina
Description If you're a self-starting and detail-oriented Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk, we might have a job for you! This is a short-term contract / temporary to hire Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Raleigh, North Carolina area. 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. If you're looking for career growth potential, and are capable of processing 200+ invoices per week, this is the job for you!
Your responsibilities in this role
Compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports and take care of payments in compliance with GAAP
Carry out an assortment of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks
Balance bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in a number of different ledgers
Promote, communicate, and reinforce the mission, values and culture of the organization
Present information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders
Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans
Test documents and codes
Locate delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment Requirements - Proficient in ERP systems
Dependability in Microsoft Office with strong Excel skills in particular
Established analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Well-founded grasp of credit collections
Practical knowledge of Credit Card Payments
Foundational knowledge in commercial collections
Consumer collections experience highly desired
Accounts Receivable (AR) experience
Deep understanding of Cash Collections
Wide ranging experience with customer invoices
Quality experience with Reconcile Vendor Statements
Earlier work involving cash applications
Expertise in Collecting Payments
General familiarity with customer service
Proven knowledge of Commercial Collections
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field
2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
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