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Accounts Receivable SpecialistNewport News, VA | Job ID 72519

  • Job ID 72519
  • Division Liebherr International
  • Organization Liebherr USA Co.
  • Area of employment Accounting / Finance / Controlling
  • Country United States
  • Entry level Professionals
  • Type of contract full time
  • Date of entry 05/07/2024

The Accounts Receivable Specialist position is responsible for Accounts Receivable, Credit & Collections functions.


  • Collects on past due accounts, establishes alternative payment plans, and recommends write-offs and legal pursuits.
  • Analyzes and inputs cash receipts.
  • Follows up with customers on discrepancies, partial payments, missing remittances, and other issues that arise.
  • Checks and releases orders for customers who have exceeded credit line.
  • Prepares monthly statements.
  • Runs monthly reports on aging and reconciles to general ledger.
  • Prepares monthly report on status of past due accounts and holds monthly meetings with divisional management to share the results.
  • Reconciles Affiliated Balances quarterly.
  • Emails, reviews, mails (when necessary), and files invoices and credits.
  • Checks customer credit and sets up new customer accounts.
  • Answers accounts receivable inquiries and follows-up.
  • Backs up other Accounts Receivable Specialists(s) when needed.


  • Education and Experience: A High School Diploma and two years’ experience of applicable accounting work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Strong math aptitude in addition, multiplication, subtraction, division, and percentages.
  • Working knowledge of spreadsheets and email.
  • Detail oriented and demonstrated ability to work accurately with numbers.
  • Solid analytical skills, including detecting and resolving problems.
  • Ability to write business correspondence.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products such as Word, Excel, and Outlook and in using Accounting related computer systems to enter data and process information.
  • Ability to speak Spanish preferred for specific customer base.
  • Travel domestically up to 5% of the time.
  • Additional language requirements may be required dependent on customer base.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a valid driver license.
  • Ability to work overtime as required.

Our Offer

An interesting and ambitious role in a successful international company. We offer a secure work environment with a comprehensive benefits package that includes major medical, dental and vision insurance, 401K plan with company match, paid vacation and personal days and competitive salary.

Referral Bonus: Tier IV

Have we awoken your interest? Then we look forward to receiving your online application. If you have any questions, please contact Melissa Silva.

Liebherr-America, Inc. and its US affiliates are Equal Opportunity Employers. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
If you are a California resident, please visit Liebherr USA, Co. Privacy Statement for more information regarding how Liebherr-America, Inc. and its US affiliates collect and process your personal information.

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  • Job ID 72519
  • Division Liebherr International
  • Organization Liebherr USA Co.
  • Area of employment Accounting / Finance / Controlling
  • Country United States
  • Entry level Professionals
  • Type of contract full time
  • Date of entry 05/07/2024

The company

In line with its international growth, Liebherr’s venture into the United States began in 1970. Within a couple of years, the company expanded and completed its production facilities in Newport News, Virginia, for its product line of hydraulic excavators. It was later converted into Liebherr’s manufacturing facility for mining trucks and remains home to Liebherr Mining Equipment Newport News, Co. In addition to its production facility, Liebherr markets a wide variety of products and technologies through its companies located across the United States. The companies are Liebherr-Aerospace Saline, Inc., Liebherr Gear Technology, Inc., Liebherr Automation Systems, Co., and Liebherr USA, Co., the umbrella company for 12 product segments that are positioned across the United States.​​


Liebherr USA Co.

4800 Chestnut Avenue

23607 Newport News, VA

United States


Melissa Silva


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