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Collections Analyst / Credit Controller - EMEA - Galway - 100797

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Date: 11/03/2019
Job Reference: 100797
Contact Name: Vanessa Lynch
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Collections Analyst / Credit Controller - EMEA - Galway - 100797
Collections Analyst / Credit Controller - EMEA - Galway
Our client, a medical device company in Galway is currently looking to recruit a Collections Analyst / Credit Controller – EMEA for their site.

  • Assist in evaluating risk, setting credit limits and monitoring customer's financial condition and negotiating appropriate payment terms.
  • Reconciliation of customer accounts for area of responsibility.
  • Collection of overdue sales invoices
  • Manage monthly communication to distributors of account activity and balancing payments due
  • Reviews the application of receipts, researches and identifies unapplied cash.
  • Prepare weekly and monthly reports on overdue accounts. Report on and develop KPI's.
  • Work in close cooperation with Customer Service, Sales and the Accounts receivable team.
  • Performs administrative tasks such as filing account statements, dunning letters, copying invoices, etc.
  • Reviews customers credit holds and releasing orders while implementing the credit policy.
  • Preparation & Review of letter of credit documents to determine compliance with international standards.
  • Verifies terms of credit, such as amount, insurance coverage, and shipping conditions to determine compliance with established standards.
  • Performs other related tasks as required.

Education/ Qualifications:
  • Education equivalent to a third level qualification in a business related field.
  • A minimum of five years of collection & Letter of Credit experience - knowledge of the EEMEA region.
  • A broad knowledge of accounting and financial control principles and their business applications.
  • Excellent negotiation, Prioritization / Organizational skills and Relationship management skills
  • Ability to track and complete collections management activities
  • Strong communication skills, both oral and written, in English (other languages an advantage).
  • Knowledge of legal recovery processes and financing options -- letter of credit, bank guarantees
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure to meet deadlines.
  • Confident and credible individual who can work unsupervised using their own initiative.
  • Change management and process improvement experience
  • Strong computer and analytical skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, especially Excel and other applicable software programs.

For further information on this Credit Controller - EMEA role in Galway please contact Vanessa Lynch on 086 0462367 /
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