Accounts Receivable Specialist

Chicago, IL |$70-80K | Job ID: 83474

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Job Description

LaSalle Network has partnered with one of the most reputable professional services firms in the Chicagoland Area. Our client is looking for an Accounts Receivable Specialist position to work closely with the firm's partners and their clients. This role is a great opportunity to run the receivables department and have direct access to upper management.

The right person from this Accounts Receivable Specialist role is someone who has thrived in an accounts receivable position and is passionate about building relationships with internal and external partners while always looking for areas of growth and how to improve. This company offers some great benefits and opportunities for growth as the company continues to expand.

Accounts Receivable Specialist Responsibilities:

  • Monitor past due accounts and assist with complex customer account reconciliations and related collection issues/dispute resolution
  • Oversee existing customer financial status for sustainability concerns
  • Establish new customer credit terms based on the assessment of customer’s financial position and risk associated with products purchased
  • Review and process cash application reconciliation procedures and adjustments
  • Monitor outstanding credits in the accounts receivable ledger and work internally and with customers to resolve
  • Perform various reporting relative to AR and summarize large data sets for upper management

Accounts Receivable Specialist Requirements:

  • 3-5 years of experience within an accounts receivable and collections environment
  • Ability to problem solve and work as a team and individual
  • Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from a four-year college or university is preferred but not required
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite, especially Excel (VLOOKUP’s and pivot tables)
  • Knack for analysis and eagerness to work cross-functionally with multiple departments

If you are ready to take the next step in your AR career, I encourage you to apply to this Accounts Receivable Specialist position! Our client provides benefits and competitive salary, as well as a collaborative team environment that is ready to work and get the job done!

Thank you,

Jordan Marks
Recruiter, Accounting and Finance
LaSalle Network

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LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of professional staffing and recruiting services. LaSalle has worked with more than 10,000 companies, ranging from Fortune 500s to start ups. With units specializing in accounting and finance, administrative, marketing, executive search, technology, supply chain, healthcare revenue cycle, call center, and human resources, LaSalle serves companies of all sizes and across all industries.