Accounts Receivable Clerk


$12.35 to $14.30 per hour



Date Posted:

May 29, 2019

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Temporary Accounting & Finance

We might have an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk job for you, if you are self-starting and detail-oriented! This is a short-term temporary-to-full-time Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the New Castle, Pennsylvania area. As part of their duties, 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. You're a good fit for this position is you are looking for career growth potential, and are capable of processing 200+ invoices per week.


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

- Execute a number of foundational accounting tasks in agreement with normal procedures, including general accounting tasks

- 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

- Confirm documents and codes

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

- Be an ambassador of the mission, values, and culture of the organization

- Balance bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in a number of different ledgers
- Strong analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy

- Knowledge of Accounts Payable (AP)

- Accounts Receivable (AR) experience

- Comprehensive knowledge of account reconciliation

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

- Skilled with ERP systems

- Proficiency in Microsoft Office with strong Excel skills

- High attention to detail and possesses excellent organizational and writing skills

- 2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
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.

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