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Kent Recruitment

Accounts Receivable Lead

USA - Houston Texas
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About the job:

Kent is looking for an Accounts Receivable Lead to join our Finance team. You will be responsible for client billings on assigned projects, supporting the Accounts Receivable team with daily task problems, and monitoring WIP and AR for timely billings and collections. This position is in West Houston and reports to the Senior Project Accountant.

This is a hybrid work opportunity.

Your responsibilities:
  • Generate invoices for PM review and approval, in accordance with the contractual billing terms for each project.
  • Ensure the team is issuing all client invoices timely and accurately to generate strong company cash flow.
  • Review project WIP on a weekly basis and assist the team in resolving any billing delays.
  • Support PMs in project initiation, including advising on optimal task structure for efficient billing and reporting.
  • Assist the treasury team in identifying and allocating client cash receipts.
  • Review client AR on a weekly basis and follow up with the client on any overdue invoices.
  • Assist PMs to resolve any issues with unpaid invoices and flag any problems which may delay payment to the Senior Project Accountant.

Your knowledge/skills, education, and experience:

Qualification/ Certification:
  • Minimum 5 years of A/R experience is required.
  • Bachelor’s or Associate Degree in Finance, Accounting, or closely related field preferred.
  • Self-starter/motivated, resourceful with high attention to detail and technically oriented.
Skills Requirement:
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office 365 with intermediate to advanced Excel skills.
  • Good organizational skills and ability to meet deadlines.
  • Experience with Oracle Fusion is a plus.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Good communicator – written and verbal, in-person and remote via Teams and phone.
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