Accounting Specialist

  • Location
    Acton, Massachusetts
  • Job type
  • Category
    Accounting & Finance - Accounts Receivable

Adecco is currently assisting a local client in their search to fill an exciting Accounts Receivable / Collections Specialist role in Acton, MA.


Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below!


Contract Length: 6+ months 

Pay Rate: $19.00/hour



Accounts Receivable Specialist:

• Responsible for all collection activity on assigned accounts –maintain or exceed DSO Goals.

• Apply Cash receipts including check, wire, ACH and credit card payments in an accurate and timely manner. Requires opening mail and preparing deposits for entry in ERP system.

• Print invoices and mail, fax or email according to specific account requirements. Requires use of folding and postage machines. Track postage account and envelope stock to ensure sufficient supplies.

• Process online billings in WAWF and OB10 for Government Invoices.

• Process online billings for various customer portals as assigned.

• Review and Release credit held orders as appropriate.

• Process manual billings in order to meet customer requirements.

• Resolve account discrepancies including but not limited to short payments, over payments, duplicate shipments and price issues.

• Request tax certificates as needed.

• Process customer refund requests and obtain necessary approvals.

• Daily reconciliation of cash to ensure all deposit are processed in ERP system.

• Respond to Internal and External Audit requests as directed.

• Escalate requests outside of role/scope to collection supervisor as needed.

• Additional duties as required.


Experience and Qualifications:

• HS Degree or Equivalent Strong decision making skills

• Ability to communicate professionally and effectively with all levels of internal and external customers and management

• Ability to work independently or in team settings

• 2-4 years’ experience in a credit and collections role


How to Apply: Click on “Apply Now” to be considered for this position or any other opportunities with Adecco.


IMPORTANT: This position is being recruited for by Adecco’s National Recruitment Center, not your local Adecco Branch Office. To be considered for this position, you must use the “apply now” button to submit your resume. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position listed above. For other opportunities available at Adecco go to


If you have any questions surrounding the application process, please feel free to reach out to: Patrick Higgins @


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