Severn Trent Services Accounts Receivable Specialist (Tech 2) in Sandy Springs, Georgia



The Accountants Receivable Specialist is responsible for assigned duties associated with the collection of all monies deposited with the City.



  • Interact with and manage face-to-face customers who pay various fees locally

  • Fully participate with the annual business license renewal process (prepare annual mailings, respond to inquiries, post payments, follow-up on pending items, print and mail business licenses)

  • Responsible for imaging all documents to the customers files for record retention purposes

  • Responds to all customer inquiries

  • Ability to read, comprehend and implement directives presented by City ordinance

  • Prepares deposits and daily reporting for finance.

  • Ability to multi-task, work in a high volume, fast-paced environment with multiple systems

  • Comfortable working in a team environment

  • Other duties as assigned.



Education/Experience : High School Degree or GED and in Accounting or Business and 1 year of previous accounts receivable experience.

Technical : Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Office applications & internet. Knowledge of accounting practices and procedures.

Communication : Communicates clearly & professionally. Contributes to a positive internal & external customer experience. Maintains composure in challenging situations. Collaborates with others. Asks for constructive feedback.

Problem Solving & Quality : Pays attention to detail. Identifies & solves problems. Escalates issues accordingly. Checks work for quality. Shares suggestions to improve quality & productivity.

Managing For Results : Works independently with minimal supervision. Takes projects to completion. Follows all company policies & SOPs. Manages multiple tasks. Demonstrates flexibility in workflow & scheduling.

Leadership & Initiative : Demonstrates a positive attitude. Acts in accordance with company vision, mission & values. Takes accountability for own performance. Willing to take on additional assignments. Seeks out opportunities for development.


The work environment is characteristic of an office environment: sitting, standing, walking, bending and lifting are required to perform job responsibilities. The employee must occasionally lift and move up to 20 lbs.

Job ID 2018-3054

Type Regular Full-Time

Location(s) US-GA-Sandy Springs

Posted Date 4/9/2018

Category Management Services