Accounts Receivable Specialist

    • Schaumburg, IL

Accounts Receivable Specialist

Our client in the Schaumburg area is looking to add an Accounts Receivable Specialist to their team! This is an excellent opportunity for someone that has 1 - 2 years of experience and looking to work for an organization with a great benefit package and an unmatched retirement plan. Apply today!

Location: Schaumburg, IL

Compensation: $18 - $20 per experience and qualifications

Job Responsibilities:

  • Accounts Receivable Specialist is responsible for calling upon assigned accounts to facilitate collection of open invoices within established terms and to assist the customer with resolving their issues
  • Accounts Receivable Specialist must retrieve/forward necessary paperwork in response to assigned account's request
  • Involve the appropriate salesperson/station on all accounts that have issues so that they are aware of any and all problems with their customer
  • Forecast risk, based on credit, on assigned accounts and to act on information received immediately
  • Prioritize accordingly and notify supervisor/station/sales when appropriate. This includes obtaining updated credit information and/or assessing information provided
  • Monitor aging on assigned accounts
  • Accounts Receivable Specialist must monitor adjustment/bill-to requests and approve/deny accordingly
  • Discuss accounts to recommend for turnover to a collection agency with your supervisor/manager in a timely fashion
  • Accounts Receivable Specialist must research and resolve payment discrepancies

  • Must possess an Associate degree in accounting or at least 1 year of relevant work experience
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word & Excel

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