Accounts Receivable Clerk

Posted 1 month ago by Robert Half
Summit, NJ
Application ends: December 29, 2022
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Job Description


Robert Half is seeking an Accounts Receivable (A/R) professional with experience and a knack for problem-solving to join a growing firm. In this position, you 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. If you are a top performer seeking a solid benefits packaged and a great work environment, apply today! This is a long-term contract / temporary to hire Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Eatontown, New Jersey area.

What you get to do every single day

– Present information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders

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

– 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

– Assist in setting up payment plans; contact clients to help resolve payment issues

– Corroborate documents and codes

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

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

Requirements – 2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable

– AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field desired

– Demonstrated knowledge of Accounts Receivable (AR)

– SAP experience

– Adeptness in Commercial Collections

– Excel Formulas experience preferred

– Proficiency in cash applications

– General familiarity with Accounts Receivable (AR)

– Consumer collections experience highly desired

– Commercial collections experience

– Command of Microsoft Office with strong Excel skills

– Established analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy

– High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills

– ERP system experience

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity – even on the go. Download the Robert Half app ( and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.

Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. 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 for more information.

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