AR/Staff Accountant

  • West Lake Hills
  • Permanent
  • Thu Jan 11 14:16:58 2018

The HT Group is now hiring an Accounts Receivable Staff Accountant to join a great company in far Northwest Austin. This position is ideal for an Accounts Receivable Specialist looking to gain experience in GL Accounting. This position is temp-to-hire, with full benefits upon hire. This position requires an individual that can work effectively with various departments to ensure strict deadlines are met. The ideal candidate would be a self-starter who can ensure accurate and timely processing of accounts receivable and reconciliation of accounts.

Position Details

$20-24/hour

Temp-to-Hire

Monday to Friday

Accounts Receivable Staff Accountant Responsibilities

  • Responsible for daily posting of cash receipts
  • Responsible for timely communication with carriers concerning insurance policy status
  • Process premium sweep from insured’s bank accounts
  • Process data
  • Daily remote deposit of checks received
  • Assist in the Commission Receivable Process
  • Works closely with Accounts Payable to ensure timely payment to insurance carriers
  • Balance sheet reconciliations for two insurance entities
  • Execute all other duties as assigned

Job Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Ability to read and interpret policy screens in the agency management system
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and multi task
  • Detail oriented, self-starter, and strong organizational skills
  • Exceptional problem solving, analytical, and technical skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Education & Experience

  • Experience with AMS360 a strong plus
  • Two (2) plus years of experience in Accounting
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance is necessary
  • P&C Insurance/Insurance Agency experience is a strong plus
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel and Word required)
  • Ability to utilize various software programs to maintain accurate records and generate reports