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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 are hiring for an Accounts Receivable Specialist/Accounts Receivable Representative job in Itasca, IL. You must have extensive business to business collections and account management experience to be considered for this role. You will be responsible for overseeing follow up on past due invoices, collection calls, risk analysis, customer service and special projects within the accounts receivabl...
An Accounts Receivable Specialist job in the Indianapolis, IN area is open for an immediate start through Accounting Principals. Qualified candidates will have a minimum of three years of experience in A/R working with more than 100 customers/clients/open accounts. You will be responsible for the effective management, analysis and problem resolution of the company’s outstanding accounts and the ap...
Send Resume to ***** Our client is currently seeking an Accounts Receivable Analyst This is a 6 month Contract position, with a possibility to extend Our client is a leading provider of financial services, with operations in 29 countries and more than 29,000 employees worldwide. They have more than $2.4 trillion in lendable assets, and are the number 1 provider of US mutual fund cu...
Description: Position Description: If you want to achieve more in your mission of health care, you have to be really smart about the business of health care. Challenge yourself, your peers and our industry by shaping what health care looks like and doing your life's best work.(sm) Positions in this function prepare and maintain records of accounts receivable, including receipts, claims and ove...
Are you looking to work for an award winning company? Our client is seeking to add an ACCOUNTS RECEIVABLE SPECIALIST to their team. Responsibilities • Deliver a great A/R experience to our customers day in and day out by providing the best service and responding to their requests quickly and accurately. • Evaluate and report status of accounts business to management on a regular basis • Stay ...
Accounts Receivable Associate Seeking an associate to provide financial, clerical and administrative services to ensure efficient, timely, and accurate posting of payment for accounts receivable customers. Main tasks and responsibilities include but are not limited to: Maintain up-to-date billing system Generate and send out customer statements Follow up on, collect and allocate payments Car...
Accounts Receivable Coordinator Renold Inc. seeks an Accounts Receivable Coordinator this this $45M manufacturing of heavy industrial couplings and gearboxes located in Westfield, NY. Reporting to the Finance Manager the successful candidate will perform accounts receivable functions to support the company's high volume and expanding customer base. Responsibilities include a). invoice customer...
Manpower is searching for an Accounts Payable / Receivable Clerk for a well known company in the Roaring Spring, PA area. A well qualified candidate must be a well rounded individual and have experience in both Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable. They must test at a proficient level for both Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word. A candidate must also hold an Associates Degree in Accounting,...
Job Summary: Performs A variety of accounting duties according to established policies & procedures. Account receivable duties include as follows: 1. Posting all cash receipts,utilizing the Peachtree Accounting Program. 2. Research payment discrepancies. 3. Investigate & resolve customer queries. 4. Maintain customer files. 5. Customer collections. 6. Perform other accounting duties as req...
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 8:30a...
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 curr...
Job Description: Description: A/R Specialist needed for a leading beverage & food company in the West Sacramento area. The AR Specialist will handle all AR duties, credit & collections, and reporting tasks for the company and work with a team of 4 AR staff. Must have 4-8 years of AR experience, great customer service skills, ADVANCED MS Excel skills, and have excellent follow up and attention to...
Accountant III- Account Receivable The following is a general list of responsibilities for the potential candidate (does not include support function details for each area): Project setups: Setting up projects via Cost Point (CPFF, T&M, FFP, FFP/LoE & Indirect Projects). Billing:Computing Invoices: Providing support with billing process such as backup documentation preparation, making copies, s...
TURBO SUPPLY. Paying top wages for quality driven self-motivated individuals seeking full time employment in a fast paced growing company. Accounting and Accounts Receivable Computer Experience Preferred. Benefits available (401K, Health Insurance). Pre-Employement Drug Screening is required. Apply in person (2237 S. Outer Road, Joplin, MO 64804) Call for directions 417.623.7797 or at the Missouri...
*TOP JOB* Senior Accounts Receivable Clerk The Hite Company is seeking a Senior Accounts Receivable Clerk to process customer payments, reconcile payments to invoices, and assist in collection of past due accounts and resolution of disputed invoices. HS Diploma or GED, a minimum of two years AR/credit/ collections experience, and good communication and computer skills are required. The Hite Com...
MEDICAL A/R POSITION Full time Accounts Receivable position available in busy ophthalmology practice. Must have experience in physician office billing including knowledge of ICD-9/10, CPT, EFT, EOB's, electronic claims, medical terminology. Computer skills required due to use of billing software and EMR. Competitive benefit package. Fax resume to 330-456-9308, Attention: Kim S., A/R Position....
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Accounts Receivable/Payable Customer Service Specialist Small, growing financial services company with unique, nationwide client base is seeking a bookkeeper with 3+ years of general office experience. Candidate must be detail and deadline oriented, a self-starter and well organized with great customer relation skills, impeccable references and an excellent credit record. A working knowledge of M...
Are you looking for a new, exciting, and well-paid office position? Look no further! Manpower has a great opportunity for you at $14 an hour!! Successful candidates will have excellent clerical office skills, along with call center and accounts receivable experience. Don't wait as these positions are filled fast! Create a profile and submit your resume at
Job Title: Account Receivable Clerk Classification: Hourly, Non-Exempt Job Relationship: Reports to Manager, Accounts Receivable/Billing JOB SUMMARY: Primary job responsibilities are posting cash receipts, ACH and wires received daily. Reviewing account balances and determining the correct application of the client’s payment. Provide effective communication with clients and staff, while assist...
Do you have Accounts Receivable experience? Do you know how to create spreadsheets in Excel? If you have excellent attention to detail and verbal communication, this may be the job for you!! Secure revenue by verifying and posting receipts. This individual will be responsible for providing financial, administrative and clerical services in order to ensure effective, efficient and accurate financi...

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