Accounts Receivable Clerk

Robert Half
Silver Spring, MD
Jul 17, 2021
Jul 31, 2021
Full Time
Ref ID: 04540-0011894792Classification: Accounts Receivable ClerkCompensation: $20.00 to $25.00 hourlyAre you a self-starting and detail-oriented Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk? This is a long-term contract / temporary Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Silver Spring, Maryland area. Entering, posting, and reconciling batches, researching and resolving customer A/R issues, preparing aging report, placing billing and collection calls, maintaining cash receipts journal, updating, and reconciling sub-ledger to G/L will be among the Accounts Receivable Clerk's duties. 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.Major responsibilities- Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans- Locate delinquent customer accounts through various means, eg skip-tracing, phone contact, written correspondence, and make arrangements for payment- Process payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP- Test documents and codes- Offer information to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders- Perform a variety 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- Promote, communicate, and reinforce the mission, values and culture of the organizationJob Requirements:- Proficiency in Microsoft Office with strong Excel skills- Accounts Receivable (AR) experience- Account Discrepancies experience- Invoice Discrepancies experience highly desired- Invoice experience preferred- Proficiency in Billing Collection- Current and relevant ERP system experience- AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field desired- High attention to detail- 3+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable- Analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policyRobert 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. All applicants applying for US job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals. Visit for more information. (C) 2021 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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