Robert Half Accounts Receivable Clerk in WICKLIFFE, Ohio
Description Robert Half is seeking an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk. Great career growth potential and a great benefits package are available to candidates interested in joining 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. 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 short-term contract / temporary Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Wickliffe, Ohio area.
Your responsibilities in this role
Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans
Execute a number of foundational accounting tasks in agreement with normal procedures, including general accounting tasks
Process payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP
Provide information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders
Promote, communicate, and reinforce the mission, values and culture of the organization
Test documents and codes
Locate delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment
Settle bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in a variety of ledgers Requirements - Microsoft Excel experience
Solid understanding of cash applications
Strong familiarity with credit collections
Commercial collections experience
Current and relevant ERP system experience
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field preferred
Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks
Command of Microsoft Office with strong Excel skills
Analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
3+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
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. 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.