Accounts Receivable Clerk


$15.20 - 17.60/hr


Jacksonville, FL

Date Posted:

February 12, 2018

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Temporary Accounting & Finance

Accountemps is seeking an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk. There is a job opening at this quickly growing accounting team for someone interested in great career growth potential and a great benefits package. A successful candidate for this position will be ready to 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. Candidates who are self-starters and who have high attention to detail will be the best fit for this Accounts Receivable Clerk position, since they will handle 200+ invoices a week. This is a short term temporary-to-fulltime Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Jacksonville, Florida area.

Key responsibilities

- Test documents and codes

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

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

- Complete a wide range of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks

- Reconcile bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in various ledgers

- Communicate information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders

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

- Take care of payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP
- Proven analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy

- Proficiency in accounts receivable

- Knowledge of bank reconciliations

- Accounts receivable aging experience desired

- Proficient in ERP systems

- Excellent attention to detail

- AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field

- 2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable

- General proficiency in Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel 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 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.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.670.5403 or visit to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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