Robert Half Accountemps Accounts Receivable Clerk in Tacoma, Washington

Accountemps has a fantastic opportunity for an Accounts Receivable (A/R) professional at a growing company. 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 have growth mindset and you thrive under pressure, you are probably a great fit for our team! This is a short term temporary-to-fulltime Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Tacoma, Washington area. Key responsibilities - Reconcile bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in different ledgers - Pinpoint delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. written correspondence, phone contact, skip-tracing, and making arrangements for payment - Process payments and compile segments of annual reports and monthly closings in compliance with GAAP - Represent and exude the values, culture, and mission of the organization - Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans - Provide information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders - Carry out an assortment of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks - Corroborate documents and codes

  • AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field preferred
  • Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
  • Accounts receivable aging experience required
  • Comprehensive knowledge of accounts receivable
  • Skilled with ERP systems and financial reporting tools
  • Reliable skills in Microsoft Office with excellent Excel skills
  • 2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
  • Proven analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy

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.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.670.5403 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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