Robert Half Accounts Receivable Clerk in Boston, Massachusetts
Description Robert Half is seeking an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk. Candidates who are looking for great career growth potential and a great benefits package will be interested in joining this quickly growing accounting team. On an average day, the Accounts Receivable Clerk 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 are a self-starter with high attention to detail, you are likely to be successful at handling 200+ invoices a week at this Accounts Receivable Clerk position. This is a long-term contract / temporary to hire Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Boston, Massachusetts area.
What you get to do every day
Perform a variety of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks
Identify delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. skip-tracing, written correspondence, phone contact, and making arrangements for payment
Verify documents and codes
Balance bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in a number of different ledgers
Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans
Compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports and take care of payments in compliance with GAAP
Represent and exude the values, culture, and mission of the organization
Present information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders Requirements - Current and relevant ERP system experience
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field
Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Accounts Receivable (AR) experience desired
Command of billing
2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
Analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
Reliable skills in Microsoft Office with excellent Excel skills
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