Robert Half Accountemps Accounts Receivable Clerk in NEW YORK, New York

Our client has a tremendous opportunity for an Accounts Receivable professional with a growing company. Responsibilities of this position include: entering, posting and reconciling batches, researching/resolving customer A/R issues, prepare aging reports, collection calls, maintaining cash receipts, and reconciling the sub-ledger to the General Ledger. Key responsibilities - Identify delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. skip-tracing, written correspondence, phone contact, and making arrangements for payment - Corroborate documents and codes - Carry out an assortment of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks - Provide information, as requested to the sales/marketing department, shippers, customers, and other stakeholders - Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans - Be an ambassador of the mission, values, and culture of the organization - 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 To be considered, please send your updated resume to:

  • AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field preferred
  • Be detailed, flexible, and organized
  • Microsoft Excel experience
  • Deep understanding of data entry
  • Knowledge of accounts receivable aging
  • Accounts receivable experience desired
  • Experience with journal entries
  • Strong analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
  • 1+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
  • Efficient in ERP systems and financial reporting tools To be considered, please send your updated resume to:

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company once again was named first in our industry on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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