Credit & Collection Associate - Groot-Bijgaarden

Location : Groot-Bijgaarden
Post Date :
Employment Type : Temporary

Description :

Accountemps is currently recruiting for a Credit & Collection Associate (m/f), who will be responsible for timely follow up of on-time payments from a portfolio of customers in Belgium and Luxemburg. Key in driving improvements on cash collections in accordance with business working capital and growth objectives. You will report to the Credit & Collection Manager, Benelux and support the business to drive cash performance and control credit risks.

The company is located in Groot-Bijgaarden.

The scope of responsibilities for this position as a Credit & Collection Associate includes:

  • Build relations with portfolio of customers to achieve payments on due dates and work with Divisions to improve late payment performance;
  • Work with Customer Services to manage credit-held orders effectively;
  • Support Collection Manager to achieve DSO/ bad debt targets;
  • Assist the business to drive sustained collections process improvement through the organization by changing behaviors around collections management;
  • Maintain Internal and External working relationships; including Billing teams, Sales teams, Finance and Customer Relationships;
  • Escalate payment issues through Collection Manger, as required;
  • Ensure team and individual goals on past due improvement are achieved;
  • Participate in Customer Visits if required;
  • Control credit risks;
  • Support internal and external audits as required.

The requested qualifications for this job as Credit & Collection Associate include:

  • Bachelor degree in finance (credit management preferred);
  • Fluency in French, Flemish/Dutch & English;
  • 3-5 years of experience in international Credit Control;
  • Knowledge in working with database applications, SAP (strongly preferred) or other advanced ERP systems;
  • Excellent communication skills both internally across distances and externally with customers;
  • Credit risk experience;
  • Microsoft Excel experience;
  • Experience from a multinational preferably with a matrix structure;
  • Effective oral and written communication skills;
  • Excellent team working skills;
  • Demonstrated ability to achieve working capital targets;
  • Ability to influence without authority;
  • Negotiating skills;
  • Ad Hoc visits to customers may be required.

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Stationsstraat 34 Box 1
1702 Groot-Bijgaarden

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