News-Press & Gazette Company is looking for an Accounting Associate –Accounts Receivable/Collections to support the Finance Department at our corporate office in St. Joseph, Missouri.
The Accounting Associate – Accounts Receivable/Collections will support multiple divisions and be a key accounts receivable contact. Responsibilities include payment posting, invoice/statement processing, cash reports, inbound / outbound calls, account adjustments, internal collections, write-offs, and maintain accounts receivable records. Additional duties include but are not limited to: payment research, refunds, billing, bankruptcies, credit card chargebacks, outsourced collections referral/management, contract review/analysis and month end collections / chargeback reports.
This is a full-time, non-exempt position with a work schedule of Monday – Friday with some flexibility of hours. There may be times when additional hours are required due to business needs.
Preferred Associate Degree with minimum of 5 years’ experience directly related to Accounts Receivable and Collections. Proficient Excel and analysis skills desired. Must be self-directed and have the ability to identify areas of opportunity for improvement and initiate solutions.
We offer a wide array of benefits consisting of medical, dental, vision, life and disability, holidays, PTO and a generous 401(k) plan.
Employment is contingent on passage of a drug screening and a background check.
To apply, please submit your resume with cover letter.