Robert Half Accountemps Accounts Receivable Clerk in BENTON, Arkansas

Accountemps is seeking an experienced, organized Accounts Receivable (A/R) detail oriented to further the efforts of a successful 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. You will be responsible for processing full-cycle AP, handling a high volume of invoices per week, with high attention to detail. If you are a top performer seeking a solid benefits packaged and a great work environment, apply today! This is a long term temporary-to-fulltime Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Benton, Arkansas area.

Major responsibilities

  • Execute a range of foundational accounting tasks in agreement with normal procedures, including general accounting tasks

  • Confirm documents and codes

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

  • Support, communicate, and reinforce the mission, values and culture of the organization

  • Pinpoint delinquent customer accounts through various means, including skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment

  • 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

  • Skilled with ERP systems

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

  • Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks

  • Reliable skills in Microsoft Office with excellent Excel skills

  • 2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable

  • Command of data entry

  • Comprehensive knowledge of accounts receivable

  • Demonstrated 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 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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