AR Specialist


Salary:

USD16.00 - 18.00 / Hourly

Location:

Vernon Hills, IL

Date Posted:

June 7, 2019

Employment Type:

Temporary

Job Reference:

01313-9501959405

Staffing Area:

Accountemps


Description
Accountemps is seeking an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk. Great career growth potential and a great benefits package are available to candidates interested in joining this quickly growing accounting team. 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. The Accounts Receivable Clerk must be a self-starter with high attention to detail, in order to handle 200+ invoices a week. This is a long-term temporary Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Vernon Hills, IL area.

What you get to do every single day
- Assist in setting up payment plans; contact clients to help resolve payment issues
- Sort out payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP
- Offer information to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders
- Promote, communicate, and reinforce the mission, values and culture of the organization
- Reconcile bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in various ledgers
- Pinpoint delinquent customer accounts through various means, including skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment
- Perform a variety of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks
- Verify documents and codes

If you are interested and available, please e-mail your updated resume in Word Format to [email protected] and apply online immediately.
Requirements
- Reliable skills in Microsoft Office with excellent Excel skills
- 2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
- Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
- Proven analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
- AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field preferred
- Oracle experience
- Accounts Receivable (AR) experience
- Proficiency in Billing Collection
- Cash applications experience
- Current and relevant ERP system experience

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.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

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