Robert Half Accounts Receivable Clerk in BIRMINGHAM, Alabama
Robert Half is seeking an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk. The accounting team is growing quickly and is looking for someone interested in great career growth potential and a great benefits package. The Accounts Receivable Clerk 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. 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 remote, contract to full-time Accounts Receivable Clerk position.
Your responsibilities in this role
Compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports and take care of payments in compliance with GAAP
Provide information, as requested to the sales/marketing department, shippers, customers, and other stakeholders
Communicate, reinforce, and support the values, culture, and mission of the organization
Locate delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment
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
Verify codes and documents
Reconcile bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in different ledgers
Requirements - Accounts Receivable (AR) experience
Proven knowledge of bank reconciliations
Well-founded grasp of cash reconciliations
Microsoft Outlook experience preferred
Customer service experience highly desired
Email Correspondence experience preferred
Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
Proficiency in Microsoft Office with strong Excel skills
Detailed and have the ability work independently
Established analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
Current and relevant ERP system experience
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field
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.
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