Accounts Receivable Clerk

Company: Accountemps ( Learn More )

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$16.15 - $18.70 /Hour
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Job Description Ref ID:04600-0010129174

Classification:Accounts Receivable Clerk

Compensation:$16.15 to $18.70 per hour

Accountemps has an excellent opportunity for an Accounts Receivable (A/R) professional at a growing company. To succeed in this role, 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 Mequon, Wisconsin area. Major responsibilities - Pinpoint delinquent customer accounts through various means, including skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment - Square bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in diverse ledgers - Provide information, as requested to the sales/marketing department, shippers, customers, and other stakeholders - Verify codes and documents - Be an ambassador of the mission, values, and culture of the organization - Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans - Take care of payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP - Execute a range of foundational accounting tasks in agreement with normal procedures, including general accounting tasks
Job Requirements- 2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable - High attention to detail and possess excellent organizational and writing skills - Demonstrated analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy - AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field preferred - Cash applications experience preferred - Accounts receivable experience - Command of Microsoft Office with strong Excel skills - Skilled with ERP systems and financial reporting tools

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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