Robert Half Accounts Receivable Clerk in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky
Description Robert Half is seeking an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk. There is a job opening at this quickly growing accounting team for someone interested in great career growth potential and a great benefits package. 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. The Accounts Receivable Clerk must be a self-starter with high attention to detail, in order to handle 200+ invoices a week. This is a long-term contract / temporary to hire Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Louisville, Kentucky area.
How you will make an impact
Carry out an assortment of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks
Assist in setting up payment plans; contact clients to help resolve payment issues
Locate delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment
Communicate, reinforce, and support the values, culture, and mission of the organization
Provide information, as requested to the sales/marketing department, shippers, customers, and other stakeholders
Reconcile bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in various ledgers
Verify documents and codes
Take care of payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP Requirements - 2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field
Reliable skills in Microsoft Office with excellent Excel skills
Commercial collections experience
Comprehensive knowledge of Accounts Receivable (AR)
Consumer collections experience
Excel Formulas experience highly desired
Banking credit analysis experience preferred
High attention to detail
Skilled with ERP systems
Demonstrated analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
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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 contract/temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.