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Accounts Receivable, Senior Specialist (18 Month Contract)



Accounting & Finance
Toronto, ON, Canada
Posted on Monday, May 27, 2024

Accounts Receivable, Senior Specialist

At Interac, we design and deliver products and solutions that give Canadians control over their money so they can get more out of life. But that’s not all. Whether we’re leading real-time money movement, driving innovative commerce solutions like open payments for transit systems, or making advancements in new areas like verification and open banking, we are playing a key role in shaping the future of the digital economy in Canada.

Want to make a lasting impact amongst a community of creative thinkers, problem solvers, technical virtuosos, and high-performance application developers? We want to hear from you.

The Accounts Receivable, Senior Specialist, is primarily responsible to ensure the company receives payments for the services it provides and accurately records these transactions.

You’ll be responsible for:

  • Full cycle account receivable function.

  • Ensuring that customer payments are applied correctly to the corresponding customer account.

  • Performing reconciliations of accounts.

  • Support the finance team by preparing entries.

  • Prepare and analyze AR Ageing reports and other ad hoc reports that may be requested.

  • Cross train with others to be able to assist with coverage from time to time.

  • Perform other duties as may be assigned

  • Make outbound collection calls on past due balances to decrease aged receivables.

  • Liaise with internal departments such as Client Management to resolve customer disputes.

  • Maintaining good relationships with customers and the company.

  • Administer collection of information to perform credit checks.

  • Reviewing historic payment reports and periodically reassess credit terms.

  • Requesting and documenting any AR bad debt allowances and write-offs.

  • Processing of customer insolvencies and filing claims as required

You bring:

  • You have 3+ years of relevant experience handling accounts receivable tasks.

  • Must be eligible to work for Interac Corp. in Canada in a Full Time Capacity.

  • Knowledge of basic accounting principles required.

  • Strong written and oral communication skills.

  • Fluent in English and working knowledge of French.

  • High level of attention to detail.

  • Experience with a large ERP accounting system (experience with JD Edwards is a plus).

  • You have outstanding people skills and the able to deal with pressure and tight deadlines.

  • You are highly organized and detail oriented.

  • Ability to analyze data.

  • You are proficient with Excel.

Interac requires employees to complete a background check that is completed by one of our service providers. We use this service to complete the following checks:

  • 5-year employment verification;
  • Canadian criminal record check;
  • Education verification;
  • Canadian ID cross-check;
  • Public safety verification; and
  • Credit inquiry

How we work
We know that exceptional people have great ideas and are passionate about their work. Our culture encourages excellence and actively rewards contributions with:

Connection: You’re surrounded by talented people every day who are driven by their passion of a common goal.

Core Values: They define us. Living them helps us be the best at what we do.

Compensation & Benefits: Pay is driven by individual and corporate performance and we provide a multitude of benefits and perks.

Education: To ensure you are the best at what you do we invest in you