Robert Half Finance & Accounting Accounts Receivable Manager in Somerset, New Jersey

Growing Distribution company located in Somerset NJ is looking for an A/R Manger who has dealt with major retailers and big box stores. Responsible for a team of 4-6 direct reports Manage a diverse portfolio consisting of major Retail Wholesale accounts Assist with Month End Reporting (Aging, Bad Debt, Credit Limit, Cash Reconciliation, Accruals and any others required by management) Assist with Audit Reporting (Revenue Testing, POD Testing and others as required for SOX Compliance Testing) Coordinating credit investigations of new and existing accounts to set up or update credit limits and to ensure accounts are set up within SOX guidelines Assist with coordinating system updates and/or implementations. Assist with acquisition related activities, which includes incorporating new accounts resulting from acquisitions. Review and coordinate collections and account reconciliation efforts, this includes past due invoices, on account payments and deductions (shortages, damages, allowances, promos, bill-backs, returns and pricing) Approving credits or write-offs based on research by team members, according to company policy. Ensuring minimal impact on Bad Debt Reserves by resolving past due items over 60 days timely. Coordinate with customers, internal and external to resolve issues that staff escalates to supervisor Setting up access to web portals in order to access backup documentation, remittance information and trial balance. For smaller accounts, create contacts and relationships with AP departments. Resolving system issues for staff members Onboarding and training new staff members Assisting manager with special projects as needed. If you are interested in this opportunity, please reach out to William Bahrs at 732 634 7200 or If you are already in contact with one of our recruiting managers, please reach out to that recruiter directly to discuss this opportunity.

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company once again was named first in our industry on FortuneĀ® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

Apply for this job now or contact our nearest office at 844.539.2523 for additional information.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

Ā© 2017 Robert Half Finance & Accounting. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans

By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.

Req ID: 02720-0010001876

Functional Role: Accounts Receivable Sup Mgr

Country: USA

State: NJ

City: Somerset

Postal Code: 08873

Compensation: $90,000.00 to $100,000.00 per year

Requirements: The ideal candidate will have experience as a manager dealing with major retailers and big box stores.