Robert Half Accountemps Accounts Receivable Clerk in Appleton, Wisconsin

Accountemps has a great opportunity for an Accounts Receivable (A/R) detail oriented at a growing company in the Appleton area. You 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. If you are searching for a diversified company that offers great career growth potential and an impressive benefits package, this could be a wonderful match for you. Located in Appleton, Wisconsin, this Collections Specialist role will be a short term temporary opening. Responsibilities - Verify codes and documents - Reconcile bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in different ledgers - Sort out payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP - Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans - Communicate information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders - Execute a number of foundational accounting tasks in agreement with normal procedures, including general accounting tasks - Promote, communicate, and reinforce the mission, values and culture of the organization - Pinpoint delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. written correspondence, phone contact, skip-tracing, and making arrangements for payment

  • Proficient in ERP systems and financial reporting tools
  • Proven knowledge of database management
  • Comprehensive knowledge of accounts receivable
  • Electronic funds transfer experience required
  • Accounts receivable aging experience
  • Cash management experience preferred
  • Proven analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
  • Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
  • General proficiency in Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel preferred
  • 2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
  • AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field For immediate consideration, please send an updated resume to or call 920-996-0610.

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 once again was named first in our industry on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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