Accounts Receivable Clerk Job at Robert Half in Durham, NC

Job Description

Ref ID: 03260-0011666299

Classification: Accounts Receivable Clerk

Compensation: $19.00 to $22.00 hourly

There is an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk job opening for someone who is self-starting and detail-oriented. This is a short-term temporary-to-full-time Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Durham, North Carolina area. We are looking for candidates 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. We are seeking candidates who are looking for career growth potential, and who are capable of processing 200+ invoices per week. How you will make an impact – Present information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders – Verify documents and codes – Execute a number of foundational accounting tasks in agreement with normal procedures, including general accounting tasks – 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 – Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans – Process payments and compile segments of annual reports and monthly closings in compliance with GAAP – Review status of delinquent accounts daily and initiate collection action by contacting customers

Job Requirements:
– Proficient in ERP systems – General proficiency in Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel preferred – Demonstrated analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy – 2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable – AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field – Detailed and have the ability work independently – Comprehensive knowledge of Accounts Receivable (AR)

Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches skilled accounting and finance professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches your skills and experience with jobs.

When you work with us, you’re working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes’ inaugural list of America’s Best Temporary Staffing Firms.

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About Company

Company: Robert Half

Company Location:  Durham, NC

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