Accounts Receivable Jobs

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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The Gables of Hudson, Senior Assisted Living Seeking a detail oriented individual to handle payroll, data entry for accounts payable & receivable and various office duties. This person must be experienced and possess strong communication skills. Send resume to: Sandra Warner, 5400 Darrow Road, Hudson, Ohio 44236 Source: Akron Beacon Journal...
Company Confidential Normal, IL, 61761
Midwest Fiber is a fast growing, recognized leader in the paper, plastics, electronics, and single stream recycling industry. We are looking for a Accounts Recievable (AR) person for our Normal Illinois facility. Midwest Fiber offers a great work environment, competitive wages and benefits (including a profit sharing program that has paid out for 20 years running), job stability and the ability to...
Accounts Receivable Job Purpose: Secures revenue by verifying and posting invoices, receipts; resolving discrepancies. Duties: * Posts customer payments by recording cash, checks, and credit card transactions. * Collects revenue by reminding delinquent accounts; notifying customers of insufficient payments. * Updates receivables by totaling unpaid invoices. * Maintains records by invoices, debits,...
An AR Collections Specialist job is now available in Portland OR, through Accounting Principals. This position will communicate with external and internal clients to collect from past due clients; as well as research and resolve potential issues or billing concerns. The position requires excellent communication skills, basic accounting knowledge to prepare journal entries; and the use of multiple...
If you have experience working medical A/R - following up on claims, working appeals and denials we need you!! West Knoxville Covenant Health business office seeking experienced medical accounts receivable representative. A minimum of 2 years’ experience performing insurance and follow-up, appeals & denials required. This is a full time, temp to hire opportunity. Hours are 8-4:30 Monday through Fr...
Senior Collections/ Accounts Receivable Manager Job – Morris County Company – Large company, good opportunity for exposure and growth. Purpose of the Senior Collections/Accounts Receivable Manager Job: Effectively manage all accounts receivables and provide support to internal departments to ensure they meet the financial reporting criteria, as well as, liaise with external partners. Responsibilit...
Accounting Principals is currently recruiting for Accounts Receivable Clerk Jobs in Tempe, Arizona. The ideal candidate will have 1-3 years of A/R experience assisting with billing and collections. This position requires a high level of attention to detail, experience billing based on contractual agreements and the ability to clearly communicate with clients to resolve any billing discrepancies. R...
Tarantino Properties is looking for a number savvy, goal oriented team-focused attitude and highly organized Accounts Receivable Assistant for leading Houston-based Real Estate company. Make daily bank deposits, cash application and review accounts receivables of tenants, reconciliation of tenants accounts, maintain and verify tenant lease info and confirm monthly rent roll reports. Accountant wil...
POSITION SUMMARY: Under close supervision of the Accounts Receivable Supervisor, performing tasks requiring quick resolution of issues; includes providing account reconciliation, performing payment research, and negotiating payment plans for all assigned accounts. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Collect on accounts by sending bill reminders and communicating with customers via phone, email...
Accounting/Accounts Receivable Staff-Needham, MA Full Time-40 hours Justice Resource Institute (JRI) encompasses a broad range of specialized schools and unique programs through which we strive to serve the needs of unserved individuals, families and communities. JRI’s growth and success are a measure of all the successes achieved by those it touches. JRI corporate office in Needham, MA is current...
UNITY Accounts Receivable Senior Analyst-WD30009334 Johnson Controls is a global multi-industrial company with core businesses in the automotive, building and energy storage industries. Our 170,000 employees create quality products and services to optimize energy and operational efficiencies of buildings, energy storage and interior systems for automobiles. Through our growth strategies and by inc...
Full-time/permanent Accounts Receivable Clerk / 3-5 years experience in QB, Excel, Word / College level accounting classes or Accounting Degree VERY PROFICIENT IN QUICK BOOKS IS A MUST!! Report directly to Controller Maintain, monitor & carry out up-to-date billing system. Generate and send out invoices. Follow up collections, research/solve discrepancies. Investigate queries, process adjustments,...
RESPONSIBILITIES: A local St. Louis, MO client is hiring for Accounts Payable & Accounts Receivable Supervisor. Duties: Responsible for providing leadership to managing, leading and executing accounting programs. Ensure the integrity and accuracy of processes and reporting in adherence to accounting principles. Assist with execution of the annual tax and financial audit. REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's d...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking an Accounts Receivable / Payroll Analyst in Horsham, PA. Primary Accountabilities Enter Residential Cash Receipts into Accounts Receivable Database. Independently prepare Monthly Customer Count Reports and Revenue Report by MSO, including data analysis. Prepare bi-monthly payroll. Prepare bi-monthly reporting and payments for 401 (k) plan and other plan admi...
Community oriented company, located in Sebastopol, uses it global platform for connecting makers with each other, with products and services, and with its partners. Through events, ecommerce and media, this growing company serves a growing community of makers who bring a DIY mindset to technology. The Accounts Receivable Clerk provides administrative support to the Controller and CFO. Must be orga...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client a leading international high-tech corporation seeks an Accounts Receivable Specialist to join its growing team in Jersey City, NJ. This position is open due to internal promotion. In this position you will manage a portfolio of global billing, collection, cash application, and cash forecasting activities, assist with AR related process improvement initiatives, as well...
HSMC provides shared business and consulting services to both non-profit and proprietary Human Services Agencies. These services include accounting, payroll, third-party billing and collections; human resources; online and live Continuing Education; marketing; facility development; and quality assurance programs. Position: Accounts Receivable Head Bookkeeper Position Type: Full Time / (M-F 8:30am-...
The Director of Accounting is presently searching for an individual who can perform Accounts Receivable duties for the Doctors In Training team. This position will generally work normal office hours. Accounts Receivable Duties: - Process manual orders into the system - Reconcile manual and automated orders to ensure accuracy and completeness - Reconcile daily deposits to the orders processed - Inv...
Seeking an Accounts Receivable Professional for a growing company in Charlotte, North Carolina. This position will perform various clerical duties related to accounting function including processing and verifying applications for credit and soliciting payment on overdue accounts and working closely with all departments within the company. Compiles necessary information from financial institutions...
Company Confidential Cincinnati, OH, 45249
Job Purpose: Collect accounts receivables and resolve discrepancies. Duties: * Review Accounts Receivable trail balance for delinquent accounts. *Contact customer and investigate why the invoice is still outstanding. * Forward copies of invoices or anything the customer may need to pay. * Verifies validity of account discrepancies by obtaining and investigating information from the customer and th...
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