Robert Half International Accounts Receivable Clerk in Lake Forest, California
Accountemps is seeking an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk. If you want to join a quickly growing accounting team, you might be interested in this job opening with great career growth potential and a great benefits package. If you 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, you are a good fit for this position. Candidates who are self-starters and who have high attention to detail will be the best fit for this Accounts Receivable Clerk position, since they will handle 200+ invoices a week. This is a short-term temporary-to-full-time Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Lake Forest, California area.
Square bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in diverse ledgers
Complete a wide range of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks
Support, communicate, and reinforce the mission, values and culture of the organization
Process payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP
Present information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders
Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans
Review status of delinquent accounts daily and initiate collection action by contacting customers
Corroborate documents and codes
Reliable skills in Microsoft Office with excellent Excel skills
Solid understanding of Accounts Receivable (AR)
Proficient in ERP systems
Proven analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field preferred
2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.
When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.
Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. 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.
Salary: $23.75 - $25.00 / Hourly
Location: Lake Forest, CA
Date Posted: February 23, 2021
Employment Type: Temp to Hire
Job Reference: 00760-0011715573
Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance