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Accounts Receivable Specialist

Redlands, California
$19.95 to $23.10 Per Hour
Job Type
15 Feb 2021
Ref ID: 01701411

Classification: Accounts Receivable Clerk

Compensation: $19.95 to $23.10 hourly

Accountemps is seeking an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk. There is a quickly growing accounting team looking for a candidate to join them who is 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. The strongest candidates for this Accounts Receivable Clerk position will be self-starters with high attention to detail, ready to handle 200+ invoices a week. This is a short-term temporary Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Redlands, California area.

Key responsibilities

- Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans

- Locate delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment

- Compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports and take care of payments in compliance with GAAP

- Promote, communicate, and reinforce the mission, values and culture of the organization

- Provide information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders

- Complete a wide range of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks

- Square bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in diverse ledgers

- Test documents and codes

Job Requirements:
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office with strong Excel skills

- Strong familiarity with Full Cycle Accounting

- General familiarity with Credit Memo

- Practical knowledge of Debit Memo

- Charge Posting experience preferred

- Cash posting experience highly desired

- Knowledge of Commercial Collections

- Demonstrated knowledge of Charge Posting

- Adeptness in cash posting

- Accounts Receivable (AR) experience

- 3+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable

- Strong analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy

- Skilled with ERP systems

- Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks

- AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field

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  • Job Reference: 231975633-2
  • Date Posted: 15 February 2021
  • Recruiter: Robert Half
  • Location: Redlands, California
  • Salary: $19.95 to $23.10 Per Hour
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent