Accounts Receivable and Collections Clerk Job Opening

Accounts Receivable and Collections Clerk

The Grasshopper Company

Moundridge, Kansas
$12.40 - $18.00 an hour
Category: Accounting Clerk

A family-owned business with more than 50 years of manufacturing experience, The Grasshopper Company has specialized in manufacturing True ZeroTurn™ riding rotary mowers since 1969. No parent corporation or outside investors make the decisions at Grasshopper.

As a recognized leader in the manufacturing of turf and grounds maintenance equipment, The Grasshopper Company is always looking for talented, dedicated and hard-working people to join our team. Grasshopper offers a wide range of competitive benefits and opportunities for professional growth.

We are an equal opportunity employer. As an equal opportunity employer, The Grasshopper Company/Moridge Manufacturing, Inc. abides by applicable non-discrimination laws and will not unlawfully discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, ancestry, Vietnam era veteran status, or disability.

We offer stable employment utilizing state of the art equipment and clean work facilities. Unless otherwise noted, on the job training is provided.

Accounts Receivable & Collections Clerk

Full time position in the Accounts Receivable department.

Essential Functions::

  • Handle phone calls and emails from customers and salesmen regarding statements, invoices and past due notices
  • Assist in educating customers on available programs and discounts
  • Listen to customers story, determine if debt can be collected and make recommendations to management on repayment terms
  • Contact customers regarding overdue account, determine reason for non-payment and attempt to collect
  • Maintain accurate, professional notes within the existing Company collection notes
  • Handle routine clerical duties
  • Learn and operate electronic filing system
  • Make effective and professional collection calls

Desired Skills & Experience::
  • Must have the ability to communicate well with others
  • Must be self motivated
  • Must be able to work alone AND with others
  • Must have good phone communication skills and ability to learn multi-phone system
  • Must be able to work more than 40 hours per week, if needed
  • Must be able to work with multiple departments
  • Must be a high detail oriented person with good organization skills
  • Must have understanding of general accounting procedures
  • Must have basic math skills

To learn more about this employment position with Grasshopper, including descriptions and requirements, please contact the Human Resources Department.

Extensive benefit package including::
  • Health and dental insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Pension Plan (better than a 401k)
  • 401k Plan
  • Paid vacation
  • Paid holidays
  • Discounted child care available
  • Discount on Verizon Wireless smart phone service