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Accounts Receivable Representative

Lowell, AR - JB Hunt Corporate


Job Title:
Accounts Receivable Representative


United States of America



Full/Part Time:
Full time

Job Summary:
Under routine supervision, this position is responsible for managing the efficiency and accuracy of the application of all charges for invoicing purposes for accounts with lowest complexity. Identify and resolve issues regarding freight payment with the customer, (e.g., collections, variances).

Job Description:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Accurate and timely invoicing
  • Network and build relationships with both J.B. Hunt employees and external customers by responding to inquiries and complaints regarding accessorial billing processes, notifications, billing issues, etc. and identify root cause and solutions to issues
  • Direct the application of customer payments to outstanding invoices
  • Manage receivables to include auditing, processing balance dues, and revenue adjustments
  • Obtain and investigate missing or incomplete documentation to meet customer billing requirements
  • Reach out to customer contacts for payment status
  • Reduce outstanding accounts receivables of assigned customers
  • Set up automated aging reports
  • Audit billed charges for validity
  • Work with internal teams to improve processes, discuss action plans, and/or contractual changes, and achieve organizational/department/team goals and objectives


Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED with 1-2 years combination of education, experience and training.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associates degree in Finance, Business Administration/Management, Communication, Transportation Logistics, or related field with 1-2 years of experience
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Ability to act professionally
  • Ability to communicate through writing effectively
  • Ability to communicate verbally effectively
  • Ability to quickly learn a new software system
  • Ability to manage multiple, competing priorities
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Self-motivation
  • Ability to pay attention to detail
  • Basic critical thinking skills
  • Basic organization skills
  • Basic time management skills

Associates: Business Communications, Associates: Finance, Associates: Transportation Logistics, GED (Required), High School (Required)

Work Experience:
Accounting/Payroll, Auditing

Job Opening ID:
00486396 Accounts Receivable Representative (Evergreen) (Open)

“This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.”

Posted 18 Days Ago

Full time


About Us

Fortune 500 experience. Career advancement. Nationwide relocation possibilities.

Headquartered in Northwest Arkansas, J.B. Hunt is a dominant force in transportation and logistics, offering exciting career opportunities both at corporate and at field locations across the country. There are a variety of job types that support our business, so no matter your passion, J.B. Hunt is the place to jumpstart your career.

Why J.B. Hunt?

J.B. Hunt is a leading transportation and logistics company for one simple reason – our people. The career possibilities and benefits of working at J.B. Hunt are endless. From competitive salary and benefits packages, to defined career paths and growth opportunities, we take care of our people and take great pride in our efforts to build and sustain an inclusive workplace for all employees.

What are we looking for?

J.B. Hunt welcomes high-energy, forward-thinking people of all backgrounds and experience levels to join our team. We offer full-time, entry level, professional and management opportunities across all departments. Whether you are fresh out of school or bring years of industry experience, a role at J.B. Hunt could take your career to the next level.