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Posted: Monday, September 4, 2017 10:54 PM

Ref ID:03620-0010071549Classification:Accounts Receivable ClerkCompensation:DOEAccountemps has a superb opportunity for an Accounts Receivable (A/R) professional at a growing company. In this role, 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 have growth mindset and you thrive under pressure, you are probably a great fit for our team! This is a long term temporary-to-fulltime Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Gladstone, Oregon area. Key responsibilities - Settle bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in a variety of ledgers - Compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports and take care of payments in compliance with GAAP - Communicate, reinforce, and support the values, culture, and mission of the organization - Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans - Corroborate documents and codes - Offer information to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders - Identify delinquent customer accounts through various means, eg skip-tracing, written correspondence, phone contact, and making arrangements for payment - Execute a number of foundational accounting tasks in agreement with normal procedures, including general accounting tasks- Experience with ERP systems and financial reporting tools - AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field desired - High attention to detail - 2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable - Back office support experience preferred - Deep understanding of navigating basic office equipment and protocols - Comprehensive knowledge of accounts receivable - QuickBooks experience preferred - Intuit Lacerte experience - Demonstrated knowledge of payroll for under 100 employees - Adeptness in Microsoft Excel - Analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policyAccountemps 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(R) 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.Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.670.5403 or visit to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.All applicants applying for US job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada. (C) 2017 Accountemps. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.


• Location: Gladstone, Portland

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