Robert Half International Accounts Receivable Clerk in TROY, Michigan

Accounts Receivable Clerk

Accountemps has a great opportunity for an Accounts Receivable (A/R) professional at a growing company. 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. You will be charged with full-cycle AP, handling a high volume of invoices per week, with high attention to detail. If you are looking for a company that offers great career growth potential and an impressive benefits package, this could be a great match for you. This is a long term temporary Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Troy, Michigan area.

Major responsibilities

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

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

  • Sort out payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP

  • Balance bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in a number of different ledgers

  • Locate delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment

  • Confirm documents and codes

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

  • Carry out an assortment of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks

  • Proven analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy

  • 1+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable

  • Current and relevant ERP system experience

  • High attention to detail and possess excellent organizational and writing skills

  • AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field preferred

  • Account reconciliation experience

  • Bank reconciliations experience preferred

  • Accounts receivable aging experience required

  • Comprehensive knowledge of accounts receivable

  • Microsoft Excel experience highly desired

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 has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, 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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