Robert Half International Accounts Receivable Clerk in RICHMOND, Virginia
Description Accountemps is seeking an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk. There is a job opening with great career growth potential and a great benefits package in this quickly growing accounting team. If you are 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, you are a good fit for 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 Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Richmond, Virginia area.
Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans
Settle bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in a variety of ledgers
Take care of payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP
Verify documents and codes
Carry out an assortment of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks
Present information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders
Represent and exude the values, culture, and mission of the organization
Identify delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. skip-tracing, written correspondence, phone contact, and making arrangements for payment Requirements - Demonstrated analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
Microsoft Excel experience desired
Proficient in ERP systems
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field preferred
Excellent attention to detail
Proficiency in Microsoft Office with strong Excel skills
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.