accounts receivable officer in Adelaide CBD

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job details

posted
location
adelaide cbd, south australia
specialism
accounting
job type
temporary
salary
AU$ 38.00 - AU$ 42.00 per hour
reference number
90M0321574_1525846539
contact
alyce napper, randstad
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job description

WHO ARE WE?

Randstad are currently partnering with the City of Adelaide to source an immediately available Accounts Receivable Officer. Established in 1840, the City of Adelaide is the oldest municipal authority in Australia and is responsible for the delivery of efficient and effective local government services to residents, businesses and visitors to the city. Surrounded by over 700 hectares of Park Lands and covering an area of approximately 16 square kilometres, the city is home to around 23,000 residents and 311,000 daily city users.

The City of Adelaide can offer a career that brings challenge, variety and opportunity and their employees benefit from a value-based culture within a supportive, inclusive, collaborative and progressive work environment.

WHAT IS THE ROLE?

As part of the Finance & Businesses program the Accounts Receivable Officer will follow and maintain best practice debt collection processes and communicate with internal and external customers to ensure that risk is minimised and debts are collected on the Accounts Receivable Debtors & Rates Ledger. This 3-6 month contract position is available immediately, is offering full time hours and has potential to turn into a longer term opportunity for the right person. Reporting to the Accounts Receivable Team Leader your day to day responsibilities may include;

  • Monitoring customer account details for non-payments, delayed payments, and disputes
  • Generate age analysis reporting to assist with collection of debts and debtor information
  • Issuing of debtor statements, reminders, and final notices as required
  • Making contact with external customers to ensure they have the information regarding all outstanding balances (including rates, licensing, and program debtors) and that the outstanding balances are paid within payment terms
  • Actioning any debts that are deemed as high risk for referral to their debt collection agency

WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

You will display great communication and listening skills, have demonstrated experience in a similar role and have the ability to influence peers and business stakeholders. The ability to work in a fast paced, multi-channel, technology driven environment will also be required in addition to recent experience in managing Debtor Systems.

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?

  • Attractive casual hourly rate as per the City of Adelaide’s Enterprise Bargaining Agreement ($41.03ph + Super)
  • Monday - Friday, full time hours
  • Weekly pay via Randstad through online timesheets
  • Ongoing candidate care
  • Immediate start

If you are interested in the above position please send your resume and cover letter through by clicking on the ‘apply now’ button. For a confidential discussion, please call or email Alyce Napper on 08 8468 8035 or alyce.napper@randstad.com.au

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

skills

Accounts Receivable, Debt Collection, Credit Control

qualification

Formal tertiary qualification is not essential

educational requirements

Secondary School/High School