Robert Half International Accounts Receivable Clerk in Atlanta, Georgia
Description Robert Half 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. Candidates who are 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 will be most fit for this position. If you are a self-starter with high attention to detail, you will be a good fit for this Accounts Receivable Clerk position, which handles 200+ invoices a week. This is a short-term contract / temporary to hire Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Atlanta, Georgia area.
What you get to do every day
Provide information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders
Review status of delinquent accounts daily and initiate collection action by contacting customers
Assist in setting up payment plans; contact clients to help resolve payment issues
Perform a variety of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks
Sort out payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP
Verify codes and documents
Reconcile bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in various ledgers
Communicate, reinforce, and support the values, culture, and mission of the organization Requirements - ERP system experience
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field desired
Commercial collections experience required
Microsoft Excel experience preferred
Solid understanding of Accounts Receivable (AR)
Microsoft Excel experience
Deep understanding of commercial collections
Strong analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
Strong attention to detail
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