Robert Half Accounts Receivable Clerk in SOUTHFIELD, Michigan
Description Robert Half is seeking an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk. If you're looking for great career growth potential and a great benefits package, you might be the right candidate for this quickly growing accounting team. The strongest candidates for this position will be 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. Candidates who are self-starters and who have high attention to detail will be the best fit for this Accounts Receivable Clerk position, since they will handle 200+ invoices a week. This is a long-term contract / temporary to full-time Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Southfield, Michigan area.
Settle bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in a variety of ledgers
Communicate, reinforce, and support the values, culture, and mission of the organization
Pinpoint delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. written correspondence, phone contact, skip-tracing, and making arrangements for payment
Help resolve payment issues by contacting clients, assist in setting up payment plans
Verify codes and documents
Carry out an assortment of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks
Take care of payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP
Provide information, as requested to the sales/marketing department, shippers, customers, and other stakeholders Requirements - Proficient in ERP systems
Proficiency in commercial collections
Foundational knowledge in credit collections
Cash applications experience highly desired
Adeptness in Coding Invoices
Comprehensive knowledge of month end closings
Demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft Excel
Expertise in Cash Collections
Reliable skills in Microsoft Office with excellent Excel skills
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field preferred
Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks
2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
Demonstrated analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
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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 contract/temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.