Robert Half Accountemps Accounts Receivable Clerk in Costa Mesa, California

Accountemps has a great 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 Collections Specialist opportunity will be located in the Costa Mesa, California area and will be a short term temporary position. What you get to do every day - Reconcile bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in different ledgers - Verify codes and documents - Sort out payments and compile segments of monthly closings and annual reports in compliance with GAAP - Communicate, reinforce, and support the values, culture, and mission of the organization - Identify delinquent customer accounts through various means, e.g. skip-tracing, written correspondence, phone contact, and making arrangements for payment - Complete a wide range of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks - Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans - Provide information, as requested to the sales/marketing department, shippers, customers, and other stakeholders

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office with strong Excel skills
  • General ledger experience
  • Check processing experience
  • Comprehensive knowledge of accounts payable
  • Knowledge of data entry
  • Encoding check processing experience
  • 2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
  • Proficient in ERP systems and financial reporting tools
  • AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field preferred
  • Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks Please send your resume directly to Natalie at

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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