Accounts Receivable Clerk

Bereskin & Parr - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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Job Description


Bereskin & Parr LLP (B&P) is one of Canada's largest and most respected intellectual property law firms. We have approximately 240 firm members, including more than 80 lawyers, patent and trademark agents and students, with four offices located in major economic or technology centres. We are an award-winning firm with a global reputation as one of the largest, and most experienced in patent and trademark law. We provide exceptional client service and are driven by our commitment to professional excellence. At B&P we are proud of our collaborative and inclusive work environment.


There is a permanent full time opportunity for an Accounts Receivable Clerk to work within our Toronto office. We are looking for a highly organized individual with an ability to maintain accuracy while inputting high volume transactions in a face-paced environment. The primary purpose of this position is to timely process all incoming payments.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Posting daily general and trust cash receipts; direct deposits, incoming wires and credit card payments
  • Identify, research and resolve discrepancies related to the processing of incoming payments
  • Reconcile and balance daily deposits
  • Generate and reconcile cash receipt reports
  • General filing and administrative upkeep
  • Other tasks as assigned

What you’ll bring to B&P:

  • Minimum College diploma in relevant field
  • Familiarity with book keeping practices an asset
  • Excellent attention to detail and data entry skills
  • Ability to work well in a fast paced environment
  • Computer literate with good working knowledge of Excel, Word and accounting software or booking program
  • Strong communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Team player with a strong customer service mindset
  • Prior experience in a professional services environment is an asset

Candidates who meet the above qualifications are asked to email their resumes by September 27, 2019. Please include "Accounts Receivable Clerk" in the subject line.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Bereskin & Parr LLP is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified candidates including women, indigenous peoples, visible minorities and people with disabilities. Should candidates wish to receive the above job posting in an alternative format, please contact Liam Bragg, Human Resources Generalist by phone 416-957-1622.

Job Type: Full-time


  • accounting: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Accounts Receivables: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Accounts Receivable: 2 years (Preferred)