Robert Half Accounts Receivable Clerk in Santa Barbara, California
Description Robert Half is seeking an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk. There is a job opening at this quickly growing accounting team for someone interested in great career growth potential and a great benefits package. 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. In this Accounts Receivable Clerk position, you will need to be a self-starter with high attention to detail, in order to succeed at handling 200+ invoices a week. This is a long-term contract / temporary Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Santa Barbara, California area.
What you get to do every single day
Assist in setting up payment plans; contact clients to help resolve payment issues
Perform a variety of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks
Represent and exude the values, culture, and mission of the organization
Verify documents and codes
Settle bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in a variety of ledgers
Present information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders
Sort out payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP
Identify delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. skip-tracing, written correspondence, phone contact, and making arrangements for payment Requirements - Be detailed, flexible, and organized
Experience with ERP systems
1+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field preferred
Accounting Principles experience highly desired
Credit collections experience
Strong familiarity with Microsoft Office
Solid understanding of Accounts Receivable (AR)
Microsoft Excel experience
Strong analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
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.