DescriptionAccountemps 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. 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. The Accounts Receivable Clerk will handle 200+ invoices a week, so we are seeking candidates who are self-starters, with high attention to detail. This is a long-term temporary-to-full-time Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Athens, Georgia area. For immediate consideration, send resumes directly Kerry.firstname.lastname@example.org!Major responsibilities
Help resolve payment issues by contacting clients, assist in setting up payment plans
Pinpoint delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. written correspondence, phone contact, skip-tracing, and making arrangements for payment
Be an ambassador of the mission, values, and culture of the organization
Take care of payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP
Settle bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in a variety of ledgers
Verify documents and codes
Execute a range of foundational accounting tasks in agreement with normal procedures, including general accounting tasks
Provide information, as requested to the sales/marketing department, shippers, customers, and other stakeholders
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field
General proficiency in Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel preferred
Strong attention to detail
Demonstrated analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
3+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
Skilled with ERP systems
QuickBooks experience required
Comprehensive knowledge of Accounts Receivable (AR)
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.
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