Receivables Accountant

Accounting Overland Park, Kansas


Description

Company Overview

Ryan Transportation, a Shamrock brand, is a third-party logistics company specializing in freight brokerage services and managed transportation. For more than 30 years, Ryan Transportation has helped companies throughout North America take control of their shipping and improve their supply chains.  

Shamrock Trading Corporation is the parent company for a family of brands in transportation services, finance and technology. Headquartered in Overland Park, KS, Shamrock has regularly been named “Best Places to Work” by the Kansas City Business Journal. We also have offices in Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Ft. Lauderdale, Laredo, Midland, Nashville and Phoenix.

Responsibilities

Shamrock Trading Corporation and Ryan Transportation are looking for a Receivables Accountant. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Apply cash receipts made via check, ACH and wire and reconcile discrepancies
  • Research open receivables while working directly with clients, carriers, and internal brokers to answer requests and resolve problems 
  • Process credit/debit memo requests
  • Assist with the set up of new Customers
  • Research accounts receivable and collection issues related to billing and payments for all customers
  • Gain understanding of the overall operations of Ryan Transportation, and the roles that various departments play in the Company 
  • Internal/customer reporting and general ledger tasks including month-end 
  • Additional accounting or operational projects as assigned by Senior, Supervisor, or other members of Management 

Qualifications

  • Preferred B.S. Degree in Accounting or Finance or two years of experience in an administrative, billing or collections environment
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Products
  • High energy, detail oriented, and ability to multi-task
  • Ability to work in a high volume, fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to effectively prioritize tasks and to manage time effectively
  • Requires ability to effectively interact and communicate with all levels of employees, managers, and customers by phone, email and in-person
  • Self-motivated individual with the ability to work in a group environment and independently

Benefits Package

At Shamrock we hire bright, ambitious people and give them the tools they need to be successful. By investing in training and development, we hope to become a long-term career for employees, where there are always opportunities for advancement. Shamrock also offers a premier set of benefits for employees and their families:  

  • Medical: Fully paid healthcare, dental and vision premiums for employees and eligible dependents
  • Work-Life Balance: Competitive PTO, paid leave policies and eligibility for work from home opportunities after a 90 day introductory period
  • Financial: Generous company 401(k) contributions and employee stock ownership after one year
  • Wellness: Onsite gym, jogging trail and discounted membership to nearby fitness center

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