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Accounts Receivable Specialist

Accountemps • Memphis, TN

Posted 1 month ago

Job Snapshot

$16.00 - $19.00/Hour
Accounting - Finance, Banking - Financial Services, Credit - Loan - Collections
Accounting, Finance, Professional Services

Job Description

Ref ID:03900-9501891216

Classification:Account Executive/Staffing Manager

Compensation:$16.00 to $19.00 per hour

Robert Half Accountemps is looking for an AR Specialist! The Accounts Receivable Specialist will work closely with the Accounts Receivable Manager. The position is responsible for the timely billings of Fixed Price, Cost Reimbursement, and Time Material contracts. The position will also handle daily cash receipts for Lockbox and ACH, make collection calls on past due invoices, perform various account reconciliation, and participate in the month-end closing process. If you are interested in this role, please email your resume TODAY to or call Alicia at 901.753.7600! ?Review and prepare approximately 200 billings Time Material contracts including billings for purchase orders, registration fees, and rent on a weekly or monthly basis per contract requirements. ?Reconcile cumulative billed to actual expenses per Cost Report for each contract billed on assigned A/R accounts. ?Maintain and update the billing dates/schedules, as required on various fixed price contracts and income accounts. ?Create monthly journal entries for reclassification as needed. ?Record and reconcile daily cash receipts in Lockbox and ACH to project account codes. ?Research and contact internal and/or external clients to ensure the payment is correctly applied to proper project and expense account codes. ?Review aging schedule and conduct collection calls on a weekly basis. ?Prepare the monthly report for ?Invoices over 90-120 days? and provide status update. ?Prepare and analyze the monthly unbilled report and provide status of unbilled amount. ?Resolve billing inquiries or questions by funders or internal clients. ?Maintain, organize and file contracts, modifications, email correspondence and other pertinent contract documents in the respective contract folders. ?Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

?BS degree in Accounting preferred ?5+ years experience in Accounting ?Minimum of 3 years experience in billing various type of contracts, processing cash receipts, collections, and performing accounts receivable reconciliations. ?Must be able to understand and interpret the billing terms and conditions on contracts, grants and agreements. ?Proficient in the use of Excel (pivot table, VLOOKUP), PowerPoint and Word. ?Excellent oral and written communication skills ?Analytical, problem solver, resourceful, proactive ?Able to handle changing priorities and multi-tasks and work independently ?Detail oriented, organized and can work under pressure ?Must be a team player ?Able to handle 10-key by touch ?Excellent work ethics

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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