Salary: $18 - $22
Date Posted: April 20, 2017
Job Type: Temporary to Hire
Job ID: 264434
PrideStaff Financial, a recruiting firm specializing in accounting and financial positions, is seeking a dedicated and experienced Credit & Collections Specialist for our client in Hayward.
Credit & Collections Specialist
SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITY: (Summary of job duties)
Assist the Credit & Collection Manager in carrying out the functions of the department. Interface with other departments in conjunction with all required documentations for billing/invoicing and credit memo processing purposes. Review & process all invoices and credit memos daily. Review, process and resolve issues associated to invoicing and credit memos in timely manner. Assist credit manager with set–up of new accounts and/or new ship to locations for existing customers. Maintain/update customer Navision records. Work with other departments and or employees in conjunction with resolving invoicing and credit memos issues.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Process invoices for all shipments from different shipping point locations (Drop shipments, company’s warehouse locations and company’s outside storage locations).
- Process all credit memos on a daily basis if any.
- Review, analyze and resolve issues associated to invoicing in timely manner.
- Review, analyze & resolve issues associated to credit memos in timely manner.
- Interface with Customer Service, Sales, Warehouse, Quality Assurance, Pricing/Accounting and Traffic on issues that impact invoicing and credit memos, i.e. order processing, pricing, rebates, allowances, returns, inventory, sales and marketing program.
- Analyze and resolve all credit memos processed against the customer account.
- Set- up new customer’s accounts and additional ship to accounts of existing customers, obtain credit reports in conjunction with set up of new customers.
- Maintain customer Navision cards with new addresses, contacts or inactive status.
- Interface with co-employees in the department matters affected by credit memos processed.
- Exercise accounting control and confidentiality over every information processed.
- Adhere to company attendance and punctuality policy.
- Adhere to company’s time clock policy.
- Performs other job duties that may be assigned by the department’s manager.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
- Understanding of basic accounting principles required.
- Knowledge of credit principles and credit law a plus.
- Must be experienced working with computers and have the ability to learn, navigate and use designated software programs as required to perform job functions.
- Must be proficient in excel, word and other Microsoft office products.
- Self-starter, well organized with ability to prioritize workload and work independently and effectively in a multi-tasking environment with minimal supervision.
- Must be able to work independently and have the ability to interact positively with others within the department and organization.
- Must have hands-on experience performing customer account analyses and reconciliation.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s Degree is a plus required. Three to five years of relevant experience in the field of A/R, billing, credit memo processing, collections and analysis of customer’s account required.
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