OldCastle Accounts Receivable Analyst - Atlanta, GA in Atlanta, Georgia

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Oldcastle Lawn & Garden, a division of Oldcastle, is one of the largest manufacturers of bagged and bulk decorative mulch, soil, stone, and limestone products in the nation with over 40 production facilities. We take pride in serving a diverse group of customers including independent garden centers, mass retailers, landscapers, contractors, and homeowners.

Position Summary

This position is responsible for the administration and collection of major retail Home Center, customer accounts for the Lawn & Garden division of Oldcastle Architectural Products. Position is primarily responsible for oversight, research and resolution of open balances.

Job Description Summary

  • Maintain oversight for Home Center receivable accounts

  • Perform account research, data analysis & make customer contacts to confirm valid outstanding balances

  • File valid claims for payments using Home Center portals

  • Maintain supporting documentation and/or electronic files for all claims, credits & any other related documents

  • Assist with month end closing process

  • Assist Credit Manager & CFO with miscellaneous duties as needed


  • Associate’s degree in related business discipline or minimum 2 years of proven success in job related experience. Combination of education & experience considered

  • Previous accounting and A/R experience

  • Skilled and accurate with data entry, data research & effective problem solving

  • Proven ability to professionally communicate (verbal & written) with customers, vendors, business partners and all levels of leadership

  • Proven record as strong team player able to quickly and effectively build professional relationships, trust and credibility

Required Technical Proficiency

  • General PC navigation skills

  • Use of ERP systems

  • Internet based software programs, specific emphasis on:

  • MS Office Applications

  • High Level proficiency with use of Excel


  • Previous experience in an accounting role supporting Retail Home Center accounts desirable but not required

Physical Environment

  • Ability to provide on-site office presence to a staff of traveling professionals

  • Ability to perform sedentary work, occasional walking, standing, squatting, and bending required

  • Ability to lift up to 10 lbs. and carry small objects; and occasionally lift up to 25 lbs.

  • Prolonged sitting, repetitive use of fingers and hands for typing

  • Available to work overtime as necessary

  • May be required to work under deadlines and stressful conditions

What Oldcastle Offers You

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

  • Highly competitive base pay

  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs

  • Group retirement savings program

  • Health and wellness programs

About Oldcastle

Oldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!

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Lawn and Garden is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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