Accounts Receivable Clerk

Posted 2 months ago by Robert Half
Marion, IA
Application ends: December 29, 2022
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Job Description

Description Are you a self-starting and detail-oriented Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk? This is a short-term contract / temporary Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Marion, Iowa area. Robert Half is partnering with a growing Manufacturing company who is seeking an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk to join the accounting team. The Accounts Receivable Clerk will be entering, posting, and reconciling batches, as well as researching and resolving customer A/R issues, preparing aging report, placing billing and collection calls, maintaining cash receipts journal, updating, and reconciling sub-ledger to G/L. You’re a good fit for this position is you are looking for career growth potential, and are capable of processing 200+ invoices per week.

What you get to do every day

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

– Settle bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in a variety of ledgers

– Verify documents and codes

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

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

– Communicate, reinforce, and support the values, culture, and mission of the organization

– Offer information to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders

– Identify delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. skip-tracing, written correspondence, phone contact, and making arrangements for payment Requirements – 2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable

– Credit Memo experience highly desired

– Solid understanding of Account Adjustments

– Proficiency in SAP

– Foundational knowledge in Customer Account

– Accounts Receivable (AR) experience preferred

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

– Strong analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy

– General proficiency in Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel preferred

– Current and relevant ERP system experience

– High attention to detail

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.

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