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Accounts Receivable Clerk

Description

Ref ID: 04310-0011406984

Classification: Accounts Receivable Clerk

Compensation: $13.30 to $15.40 hourly

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. Entering, posting, and reconciling batches, researching and resolving customer A/R issues, preparing aging report, placing billing and collection calls, maintaining cash receipts journal, updating, and reconciling sub-ledger to G/L will be among the Accounts Receivable Clerk's duties. If you are a self-starter with high attention to detail, you are likely to be successful at handling 200+ invoices a week at this Accounts Receivable Clerk position. This is a short-term temporary Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Richmond, Virginia area. Your responsibilities in this role - Execute a number of foundational accounting tasks in agreement with normal procedures, including general accounting tasks - Take care of payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP - Balance bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in a number of different ledgers - Review status of delinquent accounts daily and initiate collection action by contacting customers - Communicate information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders - Verify codes and documents - Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans - Be an ambassador of the mission, values, and culture of the organization

Requirements

- Comprehensive knowledge of Accounts Receivable (AR) - Data entry experience - Proficiency in Process Payments - Freight Bill experience - AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field preferred - 2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable - Analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy - Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement - General proficiency in Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel preferred - Knowledgeable of ERP systems

Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. From accounting clerks and bookeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we provide you with access to exciting career opportunities. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities — fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.

From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” list every year since 1998.

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Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.490.3195 or visit www.roberthalf.com/jobs/accountemps to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

© 2020 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans

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Job Snapshot

Location US-VA-Richmond
Employment Type Full-Time/Part-Time
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate N/A
Store Type Accounting, Finance, Professional Services
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Company Overview

Robert Half

Robert Half is America’s top staffing agency, dedicated to helping talented people like you find rewarding temporary and full-time jobs with today’s leading companies. Our staffing experts work closely with local hiring managers and use AI-powered matching technology to find opportunities that match your skills and professional goals. With decades of experience in placing accounting, finance, administrative, technology, creative, marketing and legal professionals, we’ll help ensure your next career move is a successful one. Learn More

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US-VA-Richmond
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804- 747-9500
804- 290-0461
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Robert Half
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US-VA-Richmond
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Full-Time/Part-Time
Employment Type:
Year
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Accounting, Finance, Professional Services
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Description

Ref ID: 04310-0011406984

Classification: Accounts Receivable Clerk

Compensation: $13.30 to $15.40 hourly

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. Entering, posting, and reconciling batches, researching and resolving customer A/R issues, preparing aging report, placing billing and collection calls, maintaining cash receipts journal, updating, and reconciling sub-ledger to G/L will be among the Accounts Receivable Clerk's duties. If you are a self-starter with high attention to detail, you are likely to be successful at handling 200+ invoices a week at this Accounts Receivable Clerk position. This is a short-term temporary Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Richmond, Virginia area. Your responsibilities in this role - Execute a number of foundational accounting tasks in agreement with normal procedures, including general accounting tasks - Take care of payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP - Balance bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in a number of different ledgers - Review status of delinquent accounts daily and initiate collection action by contacting customers - Communicate information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders - Verify codes and documents - Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans - Be an ambassador of the mission, values, and culture of the organization

Requirements

- Comprehensive knowledge of Accounts Receivable (AR) - Data entry experience - Proficiency in Process Payments - Freight Bill experience - AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field preferred - 2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable - Analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy - Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement - General proficiency in Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel preferred - Knowledgeable of ERP systems

Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. From accounting clerks and bookeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we provide you with access to exciting career opportunities. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities — fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.

From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” list every year since 1998.

Download our mobile app to take your job search on the go!

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.490.3195 or visit www.roberthalf.com/jobs/accountemps to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

© 2020 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans

By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.

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