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Gift Card Sales Specialist, Accounts Receivable – Lakeland

Location: Lakeland, FL between Orlando and Tampa
Job ID: 29219BR
Department: Finance
Working Hours: 8:00 am - 4:30pm
Pay Frequency: Weekly
Date Posted: Jul 08, 2024

$40 - 56k
Full Time - Regular


This position is responsible for increasing sales and providing support to customers with problems related to gift cards. Other responsibilities include balancing credit card payments and providing accounting support for general ledger analysis for various general ledger accounts.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, Marketing or equivalent experience
  • 3 years’ experience in a customer service role
  • Excellent skills in written and verbal communication with the ability to communicate with all levels of the company
  • Ability to multi-task and handle large volumes of work at once
  • Exhibit professionalism and the ability to deal with confidential subject matter
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to be customer service focused
  • Ability to work under deadlines and handle the pressure of deadlines
  • Flexible in dealing with a variety of situations
  • Experience working with MS Office applications, including, but not limited to Excel, Access, and Word
  • Willingness to work a variable work week schedule, which may include working long hours or overtime if needed
  • Excellent attendance and punctuality
  • Commitment to Continuous Quality Improvement
  • Commitment to Publix and our mission.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Accounting, Finance or another analytical discipline
  • 5 years’ experience in a customer service role
  • Knowledge of Accounting Principles and Accounts Receivable functions
  • Advanced experience with MS Office applications (ability to design and create queries and reports).


  • Employee stock ownership plan that contributes Publix stock to associates each year at no cost
  • An opportunity to purchase additional shares of our privately-held stock
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan
  • Group health, dental and vision plans plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Short- and long-term disability insurance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Free hot lunches (buffet-style) at facilities with a cafeteria
  • Visit our website to see all of our benefits: Benefits – Jobs (

Year End Bonus

To reward associates for their contributions to the company for the calendar year, Publix provides a Holiday Bonus in November. In the first year of continuous employment the bonus is equal to 15 hours of pay, and in the second year of continuous employment the bonus is equal to one week’s pay if associate remains employed through issue date of the bonus check. In subsequent years, the bonus is equal to two weeks’ pay.

Additional Information

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