Why would I want this job?

Senior Manager Shared Services Accounting for a global leader in the design, development, and distribution of extrusion and converting technology. Their systems encompass product lines to support manufacturing applications and customers in a wide variety of industries, including automotive, building & construction, consumer products, medical, and packaging.

What would I be doing?

  • Manage billing and collections specialists across multiple sites
  • Ensure all customer invoices are generated accurately and on-time
  • Drive team to reach cash flow forecast through daily collection contacts
  • Reconcile cash application daily
  • Create Key Performance Indicator Goals and hold team accountable
  • Establish strong relationships with customers and operating partners; respond to queries in a timely manner
  • Escalate problem receivables to operations and sales managers
  • Communicate past due collections actions for top customers to senior management weekly
  • Create monthly reports for accounts receivable agings and past due top customer accounts
  • Develop best practices for order entry and other continuous improvement activities that mitigate billing errors
  • Assist controller with bank reconciliation and cash forecasts

What would make me qualified?

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Minimum 10+ years’ experience in managing AR related activities
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities effectively
  • Ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced, work environment
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and time management skills
  • Proficiency with the use of computers, ERP systems, and Microsoft Office 365
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Detail oriented and committed to meet/exceed goals continuously
  • Clearly understand problems and makes sound decisions to resolve discrepancies and errors