• Accounts Receivable Specialist

    Requisition ID
    2019-38151
    Work Location
    US-GA-Alpharetta
    Department / Discipline
    Finance Operations
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
     
    Professional & Technical
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is currently seeking an Accounts Receivable Specialist to join our team in Alpharetta, GA. The Accounts Receivable Specialist reports to the Accounting Manager and will be responsible for the input of daily cash receipts received, processing of refunds, credit card postings and accounts receivable suspense reconciliations.  Will also assist in the daily general ledger operations and participate in the monthly closings as well as assist with various special projects and ad hoc requests.

     

    Primary Duties:

    • Posts daily cash receipts in a timely and accurate manner
    • Processes cash receipts correcting entries and client/vendor refunds
    • Prepares monthly Accounts Receivable Suspense reconciliations
    • Daily interaction and correspondence with the Project Accounting and Operations Management team members
    • Supports the Accounting Team in the general ledger close cycle (including account reconciliations, journal entries, accruals, and account analysis)
    • Assists in documenting and implementing procedures necessary to maintain and improve internal controls

    Skills / Qualifications

    Role Requirements:

    • Associates Degree, Accounting or Finance
    • Must be organized and possess the ability to multi-task with attention to detail
    • Accountable for completion of assigned tasks within established deadlines 
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills - Builds relationships with follow peers, management, and business partners
    • Strong initiative and follow-up - A successful individual in this role is a self-starter and works independently with minimal guidance
    • Familiar with accounting principles (thorough understanding of G/L account reconciliation and other accounting processes)
    • High level of computer literacy is required with emphasis on Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint)
    • Past experience in a professional service organization (e.g., engineering and consulting) is preferred but not required

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  

     

    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

     

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