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  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Function: A/R Clerk
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  • Expiry Date: 18 June 2021
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2158081_1621383288

Job Number: 2158081

AR/Collections Clerk
San Jose, CA

Our client is a multi-service law firm headquartered in Silicon Valley providing legal services in a broad range of areas of law. We are recruiting for a full-time Accounts Receivable/Collections Clerk. This position will be located 100% onsite in our San Jose office. The primary responsibility is to support the firm's accounts receivable function.

Primary Duties:

· Responsible for all areas of accounts receivable including internal tracking of client payments and collection efforts, credit card payment processing, write-up of daily deposit and accurately posting it to the accounting system

· Maintains reports and spreadsheets pertaining to collection efforts; diligently updates accounting system with collection efforts; sends out monthly reminder statements

· Direct contact with clients regarding unpaid invoices and follow up with clients re short pays; resubmits disputed or rejected invoices to insurance company clients

· Interacts with attorneys and takes direction from them with respect to client collections

· Works closely with in-house collection attorneys on disputed matters, prepares arbitration notices and appears at small claims actions on behalf of the firm

· Performs new client intakes and screening

· Assists with other duties as assigned, including cross-training throughout the accounting department

Education, Experience, Skills:

· High school education or equivalent

· Prior experience in professional service collections

· Keen attention to detail

· Basic 10-key by touch

· Proficiency in Microsoft Excel

About Nelson:

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