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Robert Half Accounts Receivable Clerk in Rockford, Illinois

Description

Robert Half is looking to bring an experienced, efficient Accounts Receivable (A/R) professional onto a growing team at a reputable company. Responsibilities of this position include: 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. Apply for this superb opportunity today. This is a long-term contract-to-full time Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Rockford, Illinois area.

Key responsibilities

  • Verify codes and documents

  • Complete a wide range of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks

  • Assist in setting up payment plans; contact clients to help resolve payment issues

  • Process payments and compile segments of annual reports and monthly closings in compliance with GAAP

  • 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

  • Offer information to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders

  • Balance bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in a number of different ledgers

    Requirements - Demonstrated analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy

  • Skilled with ERP systems

  • Posting Payments experience preferred

  • Cash applications experience required

  • Comprehensive knowledge of Accounts Receivable (AR)

  • Deep understanding of cash posting

  • Experience with account reconciliation

  • Proven knowledge of Microsoft Excel

  • 2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable

  • General proficiency in Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel preferred

  • Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

  • AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field preferred

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.

Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity – even on the go. Download the Robert Half app (https://www.roberthalf.com/mobile) and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.

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.

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