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Accounts Receivable Overview

Accounts Receivable Clerks are responsible for managing outstanding receivables owed to a company and recording payments as they come in. These payments are usually related to the sale of goods or services. However, they may be comprised of other receivables such as interest payments, the sale of intellectual property, or other tangible and non-tangible assets. In addition to managing current receivables, Accounts Receivable Clerks may also be tasked with contacting defaulted customers to collect past-due invoices.

Accounts Receivable Education Requirements

Becoming an Accounts Receivable Clerk does not require a college degree. However, for those who wish to pursue a higher level of responsibility within the company, having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree in accounting, finance or another related discipline will be helpful. Accounts Receivable Clerks will need to have a solid foundation in accounting in order to ensure transactions are recorded in line with generally accepted accounting principles. Successful Accounts Receivable Clerks will also have familiarity with a wide range of computer software applications including word processing and spreadsheet programs, prepackaged accounting software and accounts receivable tracking software. In addition, strong communications skills are a must as it will be necessary to contact customers regularly to inquire about payment.

Accounts Receivable Job Market

Isolating the statistics of the job market for Accounts Receivable jobs is difficult. However, the outlook for general Accounting Clerks is positive. Statistics indicate that for this extended field, job growth is expected to increase around 9 percent over the next 10 years. As more businesses recognize the need to keep accurate records of their revenue, Accounting Clerks will find more opportunities for work. Similar positions include Account Receivable jobs.

Accounts Receivable Salary

The average annual salary for Accounts Receivable jobs with a high school diploma is $35,170. Employees who have earned degrees or have extensive experience will earn a higher salary.


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We have an Accounts Receivable Specialist/Accounts Receivable Clerk job open in Vernon Hills, IL. You must have experience with accounts receivable and business to business collections to be considered for this role. You will be responsible for managing deductions, client correspondence, returns and credits. This is a rapidly growing company with excellent management! Accounts Receivable Speciali...
A-Line Staffing is looking for 4 Accounts Receivable Specialist to work in Orlando, FL! Qualified candidates please Email Resume to: Lauren Fadie Staffing Manager ***** Accounts Receivable Specialist Job Description: • Works over a broad network of internal departments and customer’s organizations to ensure billing, statements, disputes and returns are completed to the cus...
A-Line Staffing Solutions is hiring for an Accounts Receivable Specialist in Thorofare, NJ!!! Under close supervision of the Accounts Receivable Supervisor, responsible for posting cash and performing tasks requiring quick resolution of issues; includes providing account reconciliation, performing payment research. 1. Responsible for posting cash receipts to open accounts receivable. 2. Identif...
Job Description: Accounts Receivable Specialist. + This role will assist the accounting department with duties related to the accounts receivable and the collections process. + SAP General Ledger experience desired. + Strong understanding of debits/credits and accounting principals. + Analytical ability and computer skills + Must have intermediate-advanced level Excel skills + Strong attent...
Accounts Payable/Accounts Receivable Specialist Responsibilities: General accounting functions Processing Accounts Payables Processing Accounts Receivables Bank Reconciliations Invoicing Answering phones Filing Qualifications: Experience with AP/AR Excellent communication/customer service skills Excellent organizational skills Why Kelly®? With Kelly, accounting and finance profession...
Accounts Payable/Accounts Receivable Conservation Forestry is looking to hire for the position of Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable Processing. This is a part-time,hourly position that pays $18/hour and includes 401(k) participation. Conservation Forestry is an investment organization, based out of Exeter, New Hampshire, that aligns private equity with conservation capital for the purpose ...
Accounts Receivable/Accounts Payable Clerk Hendrick Buick GMC Cadillac, located in Kansas City MO, is growing and is looking for an Accounts Receivable/Accounts Payable Clerk with a proven track record to join our team. Website: We are an accounting office servicing Hendrick Buick GMC Cadillac with lots of room to grow and learn! We offer company paid tra...
JOB OVERVIEW Responsible for group billing and guest billing inquiries. Responsible to bill and collect all revenues owed to the company in an accurate, timely manner in accordance with accounting policies and procedures. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Post city ledger payments in property management system reconcile and bill all city ledger accounts. Perform follow-up billing and credit collection. ...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce has a client seeking an Accounts Payable/Accounts Receivable Specialist with Quickbooks experience to join their team in Pompano Beach, Florida (FL). Currently, this position is a short term contract but could lead to a long term position for the right candidate. REQUIREMENTS: Must have strong QuickBooks Strong AP/AR, accounting or bookkeeping background...
Status: Contract or Contract to hire Contract Duration: 6 months Location: Itasca, IL This is a contract position that could turn into a contract to hire opportunity. The contract duration will be six months. POSITION DESCRIPTION: Team player in the Corporate Finance Department performing accounts receivable and payable duties and assisting the accounting department in day-to-day activities. ...
The CSI Companies is looking for a quality candidate to fill a position in Sarasota with one of our international clients. Customer service, communication skills and proficiency with Microsoft Excel is extremely important. Must be an individual capable of motivating themselves. This position provides no relocation assistance, so local candidates will be reviewed only. This position will pay $13-$1...
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Accounts Payable/Accounts Receivable and Accounting Support We are currently seeking an AP/AR and Accounting Support position. Our company is in growth mode, our ideal candidate will be high energy and able to adapt in a dynamic environment, and will work well as a team. Excellent opportunity in a fast paced accounting department. This position will assist with all the administrative & operationa...
Phillips Office Solutions is seeking an individual experienced in both Accounts Receivables and Accounts Payables to join our Accounting Team. The position is located at our Corporate facility in Middletown, PA. We are seeking candidates who possess previous working experience in AP/AR, a demonstrated proficiency in Excel, excellent speed and accuracy in numeric data entry, and a solid understand...
PGM Billing located in New Jersey is seeking an Account Manager (AM) or an Accounts Receivable rep experienced in the healthcare industry to handle Physician Billing. The Account Representative will be responsible for learning the Practice Management System, entering charges, payments and denials. Additionally, the Account Representative will be responsible for communicating with insurance carrier...
Responsible for financial analysis as well as overseeing and preparation of journal entries while maintaining the general ledger system. Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to, maintaining the agency’s fixed assets system, maintaining vendor allocations, reconciling general ledger accounts, assisting in producing monthly financial statements, verifying account and program accuracy,...
ACCOUNTING ASSOCIATE – ACCOUNTS RECEIVABLE CARCO is growing! Come grow with us. Our Corporate Finance Department has an immediate need for an entry-level Accounting Associate with A/R knowledge. Great opportunity with room for growth. Responsibilities: ¨ Assist with new vendor and customer set-up by acquiring W9’s and proper contact information ¨ Assist with the clerical side of the monthly b...
Applied Robotics, headquartered in Glenville New York is a leading provider of specialized end-of-arm tooling and connectivity solutions designed to bring greater speed, flexibility and efficiency to automation-based processes. Product sets comprising tool changers, collision sensors, grippers and other end effectors are engineered to serve a variety of markets including automotive, life sciences ...
2 years auto accounting experience required, ADP experience preferred, large multi-line dealer with full compensation and benefit package. Email resume to: ***** or fax resume to: 815 385-4604. GARY LANG AUTO GROUP 1107 S. IL Route 31, McHenry. Equal Opportunity Employer Posting provided by:...
A global industry leader in manufacturing and distribution is seeking experienced candidates for the following position. ACCOUNTING ASSOCIATE – Accounts Receivable Summary: The Accounts Receivable Associate assists with and performs all activities in the accounts receivable department. Department members under the direction of the AR Lead, in an environment of teamwork, assure all activities are...
An Accounting Coordinator position is available in Nashville, TN courtesy of Accounting Principals. To be considered for this opportunity, you must have at least 1 year of experience with ACH Wire Transfers, Business to Business Collections or invoicing customers. This position offers a collaborative team working environment. This firm is well known throughout the United States and will give you t...

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Accounts Receivable Clerk


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