Robert Half Accounts Receivable Clerk in Memphis, Tennessee
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. 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. 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 long-term contract / temporary Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Memphis, Tennessee area.
Communicate information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders
Perform a variety of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks
Test documents and codes
Locate delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment
Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans
Balance bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in a number of different ledgers
Sort out payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP
Be an ambassador of the mission, values, and culture of the organization Requirements - 2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
General proficiency in Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel preferred
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field preferred
Comprehensive knowledge of Accounts Payable (AP)
Current and relevant ERP system experience
Proven analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
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