Accounts Receivable Resume

The accounts receivable resume example presents the skills and strengths of the job candidate in a well-structured format.

Send the message about your suitability simply and clearly with a professional resume.

Female office worker at desk using calculator with files on desk

Identify and explain your relevant accomplishments in your resume to demonstrate your contribution to the company's operations. Employers want to know about your ability to successfully meet the job requirements and objectives.

Use your accounts receivable resume objective summary or profile statement to highlight why you are the right candidate for the accounts receivable job and get ready for the interview.



Your mailing address
Your phone numbers
Your email address

Objective Statement

Example 1:

Self motivated  and technically skilled accounts receivable specialist
with experience in managing over X accounts. Key accomplishments include:

  • excellent organizational and problem-solving skills ensure a streamlined and efficient billing system
  • successful increase in collections of X%
  • proven ability to maintain precise records
  • proficient in a number of accounting applications

A hard worker with strong customer communication skills.

Example 2:

A competent and independent worker with more than six years experience of the full accounts receivable function. Relevant expertise includes:

  • excellent communication skills utilized in resolving customer queries
  • sound knowledge of collection and claims procedures
  • attention to detail and organizational skills evident in the preparation of accurate weekly and monthly reports within tight deadlines
  • good understanding of general accounting procedures

Example 3:

5 years experience responsible for all accounts receivable related functions in a high volume retail environment. Proven competence in efficiently tracking payments. Strong problem-solving and communication skills demonstrated in successful resolution of customer billing issues. Recognized as a dedicated worker who is driven to meet accounts receivable targets and contribute to the company's profitability.

Work Experience

Accounts Receivable Specialist

Landy Office Equipment, Cleveland, OH

March 2019 - Date

  • monitor and administer over X(number) customer accounts for this $X company
  • prepare customer's statements, bills and invoices 
  • research and analyze accounts
  • generate weekly aging reports
  • determine payment schedules with customers
  • contact delinquent customers to secure payment
  • initiate collection efforts to successfully boost collections from X% to X%
  • prepare accurate monthly billing adjustments 
  • investigate and resolve billing and account discrepancies
  • manage and resolve customer inquiries
  • compile data and prepare monthly reports and statements

Accounts Receivable Clerk

Hawk Beverages, Springfield, OH

September 2015 - January 2018

  • prepared, printed and mailed statements
  • followed up and allocated payments
  • performed daily reconciliations
  • resolved accounts receivable issues with customers
  • obtained credit information on customers 
  • monitored credit limits
  • assisted with month-end closing


Clark State Community College, Springfield, OH

Accounting Certificate, 2015

Technical Skills

  • MS Word
  • Outlook
  • Excel 
  • FreshBooks
  • data entry and management
  • knowledge of key accounting principles and procedures 
  • knowledge of Fair Credit Reporting Act and Fair Credit Billing Act

Core Competencies

  • organizational and planning skills
  • communication skills
  • information gathering and management
  • customer service
  • problem-solving
  • attention to detail
  • stress tolerance


Available on request

Accounts receivable responsibilities and skills

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