Accountant I

We are looking for an AR/Accounting Clerk who wants to excel in an environment of operational excellence at our Miami, FL location. The AR/Accounting Clerk (Accountant I) performs vital functions to the business as well as to the customers (both internal and external) by focusing on customer accounts and billing.

Key Duties, Responsibilities, and Tasks.

· Create payment batches and accurately apply payments to correct customer and invoices

· Securely handle checks and make deposits for checks that are received at the site

· Review customer accounts for misapplied payments, verify accuracy and legitimacy

· Create intercompany transactions between other districts

· Process customer refunds and bad debt recovery batches

· Communicate with internal and external customers with payment issues

· Documents correspondence on the customer accounts within the billing system

· Organize and maintain filing of batches, deposits, etc.

· Learn and utilize all billing tools available

· Other duties as assigned

To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

· Demonstrates attention to detail

· Ability to work independently

· Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; gathers and analyzes information skillfully and develops alternative solutions

To be considered for this position you must have:

· 3-5 years of General Accounting Experience (General Ledger and/or Billing experience preferred)

· Solid working knowledge of Microsoft Office Applications (i.e. Word, Excel, Outlook)

· General understanding of accounting practices and principles

· Good Communication skills

· Bilingual a big PLUS!

Successful candidates are those who seek to thrive in an environment of operational excellence and accountability. We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future". Please apply online only, walk in applications will not be accepted.

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veterans)