Robert Half Accountemps Accounts Receivable Clerk in Overland Park, Kansas

Accountemps is seeking an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk. The accounting team is growing quickly and is looking for someone interested in great career growth potential and a great benefits package. A successful candidate for this position will be 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. If you are a self-starter with high attention to detail, you are likely to be successful at handling 200+ invoices a week at this Accounts Receivable Clerk position. This is a long term temporary Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Overland Park, Kansas area.

Your responsibilities in this role

  • Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans

  • Communicate, reinforce, and support the values, culture, and mission of the organization

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

  • Settle bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in a variety of ledgers

  • Confirm documents and codes

  • Compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports and take care of payments in compliance with GAAP

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

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

If you or someone you know is interested in this Accounts Receivable Specialist please contact Accountemps IMMEDIATELY at 913-451-7600 or send your resume directly to Melissa.valenzuela@roberthalf.com!!

  • ERP system experience

  • Established analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy

  • Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

  • Credit collections experience preferred

  • Microsoft Excel experience

  • Accounts receivable experience preferred

  • Comprehensive knowledge of commercial collections

  • 1+ 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.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.670.5403 or visit www.accountemps.com to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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