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Accounts Receivable Clerk 

adzuna-us  |  United States  |  

United StatesE 2nd St, IA, 50309
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Ref ID: 01500-0011101392 Classification: Accounts Receivable Clerk Compensation: $17.10 to $19.80 hourly Accountemps is seeking an experienced, organized Accounts Receivable (A/R) detail oriented to further the efforts of a successful High Tech - Pharm/Biotech company.

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.

You will be handling full-cycle AP, processing a high volume of invoices per week, with high attention to detail.

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.

This is a short-term temporary Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Des Moines, Iowa area.

Key responsibilities - Pinpoint delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g.

written correspondence, phone contact, skip-tracing, and making arrangements for payment - Compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports and take care of payments in compliance with GAAP - Complete a wide range of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks - Offer information to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders - Test documents and codes - 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 organization - Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans - Proven analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy - Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks - Current and relevant ERP system experience - AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field - Data entry experience - Accounts Receivable (AR) experience desired - Experience with numeric data entry - Expertise in accounts receivable aging - Proficiency in Microsoft Excel - 2 years of relevant experience in accounts receivable 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 has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies” since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888.490.3195 or visit to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

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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.

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