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Accounts Receivable Specialist

Company: Robert Half Accountemps
Location: Vernon Hills
Posted on: June 15, 2022

Job Description:

Description Robert Half currently has a position open at a renowned company for an experienced Accounts Receivable (A/R) professional. You 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. If you have growth mindset and you thrive under pressure, you are probably a great fit for our team! This is a long-term contract / temporary to hire Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Vernon Hills, Illinois area.Your responsibilities- Promote, communicate, and reinforce the mission, values and culture of the organization- Verify codes and documents- Sort out payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP- Reconcile bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in different ledgers- Pinpoint delinquent customer accounts through various means, including skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment- Help resolve payment issues by contacting clients, assist in setting up payment plans- Present information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders- Execute a range of foundational accounting tasks in agreement with normal procedures, including general accounting tasks Requirements - 2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable- Analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy- Knowledgeable of ERP systems- Well-founded grasp of chargebacks- Foundational knowledge in Cash Payments- General familiarity with Credit Memo- Collecting Payments experience- Expertise in Payment Processing- Skills in Verify Invoices- Earlier work involving Enter Invoices- Comprehensive knowledge of Accounts Receivable (AR)- Good understanding of Missing Invoices- Practical knowledge of Enter Vendor Invoices- Quality experience with Coding Invoices- Previous experience working with Prepare Invoices- Solid understanding of Microsoft Excel- Prior experience with enterprise resource planning- Experience with Resolve Disputes- Wide ranging experience with customer invoices- Cash posting experience highly desired- Hands-on experience with ERP Solutions- Proven knowledge of cash reconciliations- Comprehension of Dispute Resolution- AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field preferred- Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement- Dependability in Microsoft Office with strong Excel skills in particular Robert Half is the world's first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity - even on the go. Download the Robert Half app ( and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information. - 2022 Robert Half. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking "Apply Now," you're agreeing to Robert Half's Terms of Use ( .

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