Robert Half Accounts Receivable Clerk in UPPER MARLBORO, Maryland
A self-starting, detail-oriented Accounts Receivable Clerk (A/R) might be interested in this job opening. This is a long-term contract / temporary Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Upper Marlboro, Maryland area. Robert Half is partnering with a growing Construction/Contractor company who is seeking an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk to join the accounting team. 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. This is a great match for a candidate looking for career growth potential, and who is capable of processing 200+ invoices per week.
Identify delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. skip-tracing, written correspondence, phone contact, and making arrangements for payment
Be an ambassador of the mission, values, and culture of the organization
Confirm documents and codes
Take care of payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP
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
Execute a number of foundational accounting tasks in agreement with normal procedures, including general accounting tasks
Present information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders
If interested please call Robert Half at 410-423-9454
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field
Quality experience with Sage Accounting Software
General familiarity with Bank Deposit
Accounts Receivable (AR) experience
Aging Reports experience
Well-founded grasp of chargebacks
Proven knowledge of Aging Reports
Cash applications experience
Practical knowledge of Microsoft Excel
Commercial collections experience
Be detailed, flexible, and organized
Knowledgeable of ERP systems
Strong analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
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