Accounts Receivable Specialist (Remote during COVID)
at Lasko Products

Date Posted: 2/21/2021

Job Description

This position is responsible for all customer payment processing, billing and collection efforts for a portfolio of assigned accounts excluding the Top Ten Customers based on sales.

Essential Duties:

  • Allocates customer payments to appropriate account and knowledge of specific customer remittance reference information.
  • Processes credit card transactions, issue manual customer billing and credits in a timely manner.
  • Assist customer with account inquiries.
  • Establish and maintain effective and cooperative working relationships with customers.
  • Determining reasons for payment differences by using problem-solving skills, knowledge of each specific customer in portfolio.
  • Contacting customers to reimburse denied deductions using appropriate collection techniques and asking for supporting documents if necessary.
  • Identifying unpaid past due invoices on assigned accounts and making direct customer contact to collect, while maintaining goodwill.
  • Maintain timely communication with internal departments to expediate payment of delinquent deducts and invoices/correct pricing errors/adjustments as needed.
  • Track, notate, and document action taken.
  • Median proficiency in Microsoft Office with basic knowledge of MS Excel.

Competencies:

  • Problem Complexity - Effectively identifies problems as they occur and takes appropriate steps to solve them in situations where the problem is not difficult o complex.
  • Refers complex, unusual problems to supervisor/manager.
  • Under general supervision, exercises some judgement in accordance with procedures, techniques.  Work typically involves regular review of output by a supervisor/manager.
  • Demonstrates basic knowledge of Accounts Receivable.

Education/Experience:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent; some college preferred.
  • Minimum three years related experience; Manufacturing A/R experience a plus.
  • Excellent analytical and critical thinking abilities a must.
  • Industrious team player who is able to interact with multiple departments on a daily basis.
  • Detail oriented, good Customer Service, excellent verbal and written communication skills.

We offer a competitive starting wage plus a comprehensive benefit package including low cost health insurance; company paid life insurance, a telemedicine program; voluntary additional life, dental & vision plans, plus a 401(k) retirement savings plan.

An Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.



Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

Job Snapshot

About Us

Lasko Metal Products was founded in 1906 by Mr. Henry Lasko in Philadelphia. Over the years, the product line was adapted to capture changing consumer needs. As America moved to the suburbs in the mid-20 th century, Lasko expanded into small appliances, fans and household portable heaters. From there, company growth continued and American manufacturing locations expanded to Tennessee and Texas where production continues today.

For more than 100 years, Lasko Products, Inc. has continued its growth and leadership in home comfort and convenience products, while maintaining the entrepreneurial spirit and creative atmosphere generally associated with a small company. Through innovation, flexibility, and this entrepreneurial attitude, Lasko responds to the continually changing needs of today’s consumers.

If you are a hands-on team player and would like to join a company where each individual makes a significant contribution to, and shares in the success of, the team’s efforts, please contact us. Human capital is one of our most valued resources.

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