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Robert Half International Accounts Receivable Clerk in KANSAS CITY, Missouri

Description

We are currently seeking Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk candidates who are self-starting and detail-oriented. This is a short-term temporary-to-full-time Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Kansas City, Missouri area. A growing Food & Food Processing company is partnering with Accountemps to find an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk to join their 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. You're a good fit for this position is you are looking for career growth potential, and are capable of processing 200+ invoices per week.

Responsibilities

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

  • Verify documents and codes

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

  • Carry out an assortment of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks

  • Balance bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in a number of different ledgers

  • Pinpoint delinquent customer accounts through various means, including skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment

  • Support, communicate, and reinforce the mission, values and culture of the organization

  • Process payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP

Requirements

  • AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field desired

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office with strong Excel skills

  • ERP system experience

  • Great attention to detail

  • Analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy

  • 3+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable

  • Deep understanding of credit collections

  • Comprehensive knowledge of Accounts Receivable (AR)

  • Accounts receivable aging experience preferred

    Accountemps, a Robert Half Company, matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. From accounting clerks and bookeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we provide you with access to exciting career opportunities. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the legal opportunities that match your skills and priorities — fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets.

    From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE’s “Most Admired Companies” list every year since 1998.

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Salary: $19.00 - $22.00 / Hourly

Location: KANSAS CITY, MO

Date Posted: September 15, 2020

Employment Type: Temporary

Job Reference: 02390-0011557918

Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting u0026 Finance

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