AR Specialist- AR Lead

  • Job ref:


  • Location:

    Atlanta , United States

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance

  • Contact:

    Steve Whiting

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Consultant:

    Steve Whiting

Our client is a leading manufacturer of niche products and they wish to hire an AR Specialist or AR Lead to join their team that will be responsible for cash application, collections and deduction management, and audit support. In addition, this role will assist with the supervision of the AR team. 

 Essential duties will include: - 

  • Assist with overseeing daily Accounts Receivable team functions including daily processes such as cash application, credit holds, collections/deductions support, and acting as point of contact if AR Manager is unavailable 

  • Assist with collection and deduction initiatives including audit requests and account portfolio clean-up 

  • Ad Hoc projects related to the Accounts Receivable team as needed 

  • Provide deduction trending to other departments 

  • Document Standard Operating Procedures and Work Instructions for Accounts Receivable team including credit management, cash receipts, offset batches, and collections/deductions management 

  • Design processes to enable AR functionality and reduce waste to encourage team growth while reducing manual intervention during routine AR tasks 

Job Requirements: -  

  • 10+ years’ experience in credit, collections, and deductions management 

  • 1+ years’ experience managing an accounts receivable department 

  • Strong Excel including formulas, vlookups, and pivot tables 

  • ERP experience 

  • Possess a clear understanding of accounting processes and procedures 

  • Ability to work effectively with customers, customer service, and sales representatives in resolving various accounts receivable issues