Accounts Receivable Clerk

Robert Half Accountemps
Upper Marlboro, MD
Sep 24, 2022
Sep 29, 2022
Full Time
Description A self-starting, detail-oriented Accounts Receivable Clerk (A/R) might be interested in this job opening. This is a long-term contract / temporary Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Upper Marlboro, Maryland area. Robert Half is partnering with a growing Construction/Contractor company who is seeking an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk to join the 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. This is a great match for a candidate looking for career growth potential, and who is capable of processing 200+ invoices per week.Responsibilities- Identify delinquent customer accounts through various means, eg skip-tracing, written correspondence, phone contact, and making arrangements for payment- Be an ambassador of the mission, values, and culture of the organization- Confirm documents and codes- Take care of payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP- 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- Execute a number of foundational accounting tasks in agreement with normal procedures, including general accounting tasks- Present information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholdersIf interested please call Robert Half at 410-423-9454 Requirements - AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field- Quality experience with Sage Accounting Software- Billing experience- General familiarity with Bank Deposit- Accounts Receivable (AR) experience- Aging Reports experience- Well-founded grasp of chargebacks- Proven knowledge of Aging Reports- Cash applications experience- Practical knowledge of Microsoft Excel- Commercial collections experience- Be detailed, flexible, and organized- Knowledgeable of ERP systems- Strong analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy- 2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivableRobert 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 US job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information. (C) 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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