Job Title : Accounts Receivable / Credit Controller Location : Dubai, UAE Industry : Consumerdurable : Portfoliomanagement of accounts;
collect accounts receivable monies byanalyzing open balances and taking appropriate action to contactcustomers every 30 days;
meet or exceed assigned DSO and past dueinvoice goals; understand when, to whom and how to escalate issuesin order to drive resolution Demonstrate a thorough knowledge ofcompany'
s various business units Solve problems throughaccount reconciliation and / or correcting billing errors related topurchase orders, shipping errors, credit card payments, andduplicate shipments;
providing feedback to those processes in orderto prevent similar errors in the future; reconcile misapplied cash.Process adjustments of related credits and invoices on accounts oras requested by customer;
work with cash department to transferpayments on accounts; prepare refund requests and accountwrite-offs and obtain necessary approvals based on the GlobalCredit Policy.
Analyze payment trends by customer or customer groupand takes action to address and or notify management when necessaryLiaison between Credit Teams including;
Dispute, Credit and Cash.Be actively involved in department continuous improvement projectsby identifying improvement opportunities, working on a projectteam, or leading a project Understanding of trade financeinstruments, included but not limited to;
Letters of Credit,Standby Letters of Credit, Cash Against Documents & BankGuarantees. Record work performed / action taken and ensure that wefollow up on all documentation within the time frame required.
Documents may include; but are not limited to; Letters of Credit,Standby Letters of Credit, Cash Against Documents & BankGuarantees.
Coordination with distribution and commercialoperations at company's various locations for customershipments. Liaison with Credit Manager for DistributorCommissions.
Qualification : 5+years' experience in a credit and collections or customerservice role preferred Associates or bachelor'
s degree inBusiness / Finance / Accounting related field preferred, or equivalentexperience FMCG, Pharmaceutical or Consumer durable industryknowledge