Robert Half International Accounts Receivable Specialist in Portland, Oregon


We are hiring! Accountemps has an opportunity for a skilled Accounts Receivable Specialist in the local Portland area. The Accounts Receivable Specialist is responsible for receiving and posting of payment including collection activities no past-due accounts. To succeed in this role, the right candidate will possess strong customer service and collections skills. Having experience working in a fast-pace office setting is a plus! This position also requires use of computer applications which suites a candidate with strong computer skills. For this opportunity, apply with Accountemps.


  • Perform collections activities including calls and correspondence.

  • Maintains and update database customer accounts.

  • Assists with billing questions and disputes.

  • Responds to inquiries from internal and external customers.

  • Reviews status of accounts and escalate as needed

  • Checks and verifies all disputes before accepting or refuting a charge back.

  • Prepares outstanding accounts reports.

  • Supports department goals collections.

  • Comply with all credit collections policies.



  • 2+ years of A/R experience

  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Ability to multi-task

  • Strong computer skills including Excel

  • Strong understanding of accounting principles

Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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Salary: $19 - 22/hr

Location: Portland, OR

Date Posted: March 15, 2019

Employment Type: Temporary

Job Reference: 03600-9501835466

Staffing Area: Temporary Accounting & Finance