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Accounts Receivable Specialist

  • Location: Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 27105
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 15 days ago

Terrific Contract Opportunity!
Position: Accounts Receivable Specialist
Location: Winston Salem, North Carolina USA 27105
Term: 5 Months Contract
Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Review aged receivables, identify the root cause of delinquent balances and reconcile customer accounts. Must partner with Customers, Sales, Delivery and Execution Teams and Technology Teams to analyze issues with financial operations and solve problems in a timely and effective manner.
  • Contribute to the success of the company by driving cash flow and mitigating risk.
  • Actively monitor aging and metric reports to identify risk.
  • Analyze and resolve any skipped invoices, quantity shortages and pricing discrepancies with the appropriate internal and external business partners.
  • Engage with customer to understand accounting, purchasing, and delivery processes and procedures.
  • Perform as primary owner of root cause resolution for customer exceptions.
  • Ensure accurate customer information at all times; (i.e., store #, vendor #, statement billing requirements, tax exemptions, etc.) and perform system maintenance when necessary.
  • Project account performance for period and quarter end reporting purposes.
  • Take ownership and deliver against both personal and team goals.
  • Drive self-improvement and continuous learning through coaching and feedback.
  • Demonstrate initiative for expanding own skill set and knowledge of business.
  • Closely review and compare system/records and customers system/records to determine why balances were not paid and get the right people involved though effective communication and escalation
Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • Associates Degree. Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Finance, or Accounting preferred.
  • 1-3 years of experience in Accounting or Finance related field.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Results oriented with a demonstrated ability to work independently and execute on goals with little supervision.
  • High level of attention to detail and organizations skills.
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Creative thinking leveraging technology to drive process improvements.
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications; (must be intermediate or higher in Excel skills).
  • Experience with Accounting Systems and AR modules.
  • Strong organization skills, computer skills.
If this sounds like the perfect fit, apply today!