Robert Half International Accounts Receivable Clerk in Manhasset, New York

At Accountemps, there's a terrific opportunity for a part time Accounts Receivable (A/R) professional to join a dynamic, up-and-coming organization. Responsibilities of this position include: 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 processing full-cycle AP, handling a high volume of invoices per week, with high attention to detail. If you have growth mindset and you thrive under pressure, you are probably a great fit for our team! This is a long term temporary-to-full time Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Manhasset, New York area.

Your responsibilities

  • Represent and exude 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

  • Corroborate documents and codes

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

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

  • Assist in setting up payment plans; contact clients to help resolve payment issues

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

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

  • Comprehensive knowledge of accounts receivable

  • Expertise in cash applications

  • Established analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy

  • Reliable skills in Microsoft Office with excellent Excel skills

  • ERP system experience

  • 2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable

  • Great attention to detail

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

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 888-490-3195 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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