O'Reilly Automotive Stores, Inc Accounts Receivable Application Specialist I in SPRINGFIELD, Missouri

The Accounts Receivable Application Specialist I is responsible for assigning and applying customer payments on account, as well as providing excellent customer service to customers, stores and corporate departments.

Essential Job Functions

  • Verify customer banking information.

  • Verify handwritten checks that are not able to be read by the software.

  • Create templates for new customers on their remittance advice.

  • Balance payment by selecting the transactions customers are paying to their account.

  • Act as a quality assurance representative by reviewing adjustments made on customer accounts.

  • Research previous payment applications to ensure that current payment are applied correctly.

  • Review any special request from customers that included in their payment detail.

  • Be able to make judgment calls on special requests, including knowing when to involve a member of management.

  • Review any payments that are open in assigned region.

  • Make necessary adjustments to fully apply payment.

  • Document any adjustments that are required for payment application.

  • Handle all customer inquiries courteously and professionally.

  • Research customer inquiries.

  • Dispatch copies of unpaid invoices, chargebacks and credit memos to customers.


  • High school diploma.

  • Excellent key board skills.

  • 10 key by touch.

  • Excellent customer service skills.

  • Good organization and communication skills.

  • One year accounts receivable or banking experience desired.

O'Reilly Auto Parts is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of the Company to treat all applicants for employment and all team members in a manner that does not discriminate against them because of their race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, age, military obligation, disability or any other status or characteristic protected by local, state, or federal law.