Accounting Assistant - AR

  • Location

    Richmond, British Columbia

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Horizon Recruitment is conducting a search for an Accounting Assistant - AR for a large manufacturing company with geographically dispersed operations. Our client is an ever growing player in their industry and offers an excellent opportunity for a steady accounting clerk looking for a stable, long-term role. Our client is very flexible and is more focused on finding the right fit. They are even open to training a new graduate who is just starting out in their accounting career.


  • Post daily customer payments and transactions into accounting system
  • Resolve approved authorized deductions by entering corrections to customer accounts.
  • Monitor customer aging reports and advise management of past due and delinquent accounts.
  • Follow up on customer deductions, overdue invoices, filing claims to customer portals and ensuring AR days target is achieved
  • Generate weekly sales and AR reports for business leaders
  • Ensure general ledger accounts and sub ledgers are reconciled at the end of each period


  • Bachelor’s degree or Diploma in Accounting
  • Enrollment in the CPA program is an asset
  • 1 - 2 years experience in an AR role would be ideal
  • Intermediate to advanced working knowledge of Excel
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate clearly
  • Familiarity with using an ERP system is an asset

**Only candidates eligible to work in Canada will be considered**

Horizon Recruitment Inc. is a specialized recruitment and search firm with two complimentary practice areas: Finance & Supply Chain.