Do you want to take your accounting career to the next level? Consider joining a "Top Workplace" in the heart of DC!
Named for several years as a "great place" to work by The Washington Post and Washington Business Journal based on employee surveys, Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C. is a dynamic, team-oriented, and highly specialized intellectual property law firm located in the heart of Washington, DC.
We are seeking an Accounts Receivable / Credit Coordinator to join our Accounting Department to manage the collection efforts of our firm. The ideal candidate will bring at least 2 years of experience with billing or collections, preferably in a legal setting but not required. Candidates should have at least intermediate experience with Microsoft Word and Excel.
Primary duties include:
Develop, maintain and track collection efforts using the firm's collection system
Research complex collection matters including unapplied cash payments to determine proper invoice application
Work with the Billing and eBilling teams to optimize our collection efficiency and speed
Understand special client requirements or billing instructions including client reference data
Prepare monthly A/R reports and provide status updates to Accounting and Finance leadership
Research and respond to client and Partner inquiries regarding collection issues, creating reports and schedules as needed
Correspond directly with clients providing statements of accounts, copies of invoices and audit requests
If you are a team player with strong communication, interpersonal and multi-tasking skills, please apply for this opportunity with us!
Sterne Kessler offers a competitive compensation package with excellent benefits and is Metro-accessible in a prime downtown location with many nearby restaurants and shops.
Candidates may apply by emailing a cover letter and resume to email@example.com.
Sterne Kessler is an equal opportunity employer.
No third party submissions will be accepted for this position.
Founded in 1978 and based in Washington, DC, Sterne Kessler is dedicated exclusively to the protection, transfer and enforcement of intellectual property rights. Our team of attorneys, registered patent agents, students and technical specialists include some of the country's most respected practitioners of intellectual property law. Most of our professionals hold an advanced level degree, includi...ng more than 50 with a doctorate in science or engineering -- credentials wide and deep enough to fill the faculty of a science-oriented university.