Randstad Credit & Collections Clerk in Bronx, New York
Credit & Collections Clerk
salary:$17 - $21 per hour
date posted:Wednesday, March 14, 2018
CREDIT AND COLLECTIONS CLERK
A large Consumer Products Company in the Bronx is seeking a Credit & Collections Clerk to join their team on a Temp to Perm basis
Under the direction of the Credit Director and Manager, this person is responsible for tasks related to collection of account receivables from customers who are independently owned and operated grocery stores and supermarkets throughout the northeast.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Apply and post daily payments to the accounts receivable ledger and update customer files for proper approval;
Maintain daily interactions with Sales Representatives, Customers and Management
Prepare cash receipts journal, sales journal, and accounts receivable aging report and customer statements;
Answer customer inquiries regarding statements or invoices and reconcile disputes;
Research and efficiently resolve status of past due invoices and maintain detailed reports of receivables and collections activity;
Process approved adjustments and write-offs;
Review and approve customer orders for delivery based on credit and receivable history;
The successful candidate must have at least an Associate's Degree. Completion of post-secondary courses in Accounting or related subjects is preferred.
This person must be highly organized; detail oriented with great communication skills. Must also be proficient in Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel.
A minimum of two years' experience in Accounts Receivable and/or Collection is required, along with demonstrated customer service and strong math skills.
Prior experience within a retail/wholesale environment is a plus.