Robert Half Finance & Accounting Accounts Receivable Clerk in Durham, North Carolina

Rapidly growing distribution company has an excellent opportunity for an Accounts Receivable (A/R) professional. In this position, 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. The team is rapidly growing and needs a self-starter to join the accounting team! If you are looking for a company that offers great career growth potential and an impressive benefits package, this could be a great fit for you. Roles & Responsibilities * Perform a variety of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks at field sites, accounts receivables, cash posting and billing activities * Collections: contact existing clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans * Reconcile bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in various ledgers * Receive and handle customer calls concerning A/R balances, cash application, unapplied cash, past due balances, and statement balances * Provides information as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stake holders * Set up, process, and assist dealers in making B2B payments. Send out statements, past due notices, and dealer correspondence * Verify of documents and codes * Process payments and compiling segments of monthly closings and annual reports * Support, communicate, reinforce and defend the mission, values and culture of the organization Qualifications * AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field * 3+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable/collections * Strong customer service skills required * Strong analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy * Detail oriented, accurate and able to multitask in a fast paced environment * Proficiency in Microsoft Office with strong Excel skills Interested candidates should submit resumes in WORD format to Josh VanNamee via e-mail at or call for additional details: 919-787-8226

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Req ID: 03220-0008878164

Functional Role: Accounts Receivable Clerk

Country: USA

State: NC

City: Durham

Postal Code: 27705

Compensation: $45,000.00 to $55,000.00 per year

Requirements: 3+ years Accounts Receivable & Collections experience