Credit & Collection Manager UK & Ireland Job at Arrow Electronics in Harlow
Credit & Collection Manager UK & Ireland
We are now looking for a manager to lead the team of 3 Credit Controllers, who will report directly to UK Finance Director, based in France. The team is based in our office in Harlow. They are taking care of the collection of Accounts Receivable from Customers of Arrow Electronics UK & Ireland as well as the management of credit risk and support to the Credit Manager & sales organisation.
What You Will Be Doing at Arrow?
The goal of the position is to manage the credit risk independently and optimize collection supporting the sales organization while preserving Arrow financials.
Take a leading role in taking and, for larger risks, preparing credit limit decisions for UK & Ireland, considering the opportunities for Arrow and how they compare to the potential AR risk.
Provide support to sales by developing financing solutions for customers in UK & Ireland (including customer visits).
Optimize collection and minimize over-dues.
Coordinate and manage the credit insurance companies in their work with Arrow and follow up on their performance.
Provide and use meaningful reports of the key metrics relevant for the Credit & Collection processes and optimize the underlying business processes.
Manage all the different audits covering the credit & collections area and make sure all SOX controls are in place.
Prepare the A/R balance explanations for quarterly balance sheet reviews and quarterly A/R reviews.
Manage the credit & collection team.
Miscellaneous analysis tasks and projects at EMEA level.
What Are We Looking For?
Experience with managing the team.
Credit & Collection experience.
Pro-active work style.
Ability to work in a matrix organization.
Rigor, integrity, reliability.
Willingness and ability to ensure compliance with rules and regulations also in difficult circumstances.
Familiar with risk assessment.
Self-starter who works independently within a larger organization.
What is in it For You?
This is a full-time position.
Working hours: Mon-Fri 8.30-5.00 with 1h for lunch/ Mon-Fri 9.00-5.30 with 1h for lunch.
Permanent contract with 6 months probation period.
AON Plus benefit the service offers a whole range of discounts and deals from leading brands and local retailers.
Employee Assistance Program.
Cycle to Work Scheme.
As Arrow Global Components (AGC), a part of Arrow Electronics, we are a leader in distribution and value-added services related to electronic components. We resell, customize, and distribute electronic components to our clients all over the world. Our business is based on a trusted, long-lasting net of relationships with industry leaders, both on the supplier and customer side.
Arrow is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.
UK-Harlow, United Kingdom (Kao Park Hockham Way)
Company: Arrow Electronics
Company Location: Harlow