1+ months

Collections Representative

Kelly Services
Solon, OH 44139
A client of Kelly Services in the food/beverage industry seeks a Collections Associate for a full-time (forty hours per week) twelve-month contract position. This is a remote role, but please note: only candidates located in the Greater Cleveland Area and legally able to work in the United States will be considered.

Pay Rate: $20 houry

Job Summary

The position provides research and resolution of delinquent accounts receivable balances. Researches issues and provides supporting documentation to resolve delinquent balances while eliminating causes. Advises management of potential bad debts, collection risks, and unusual circumstances as identified. Assists in the preparation of required reports for management, and in other areas as needed. Responsible for achieving defined receivable goals and supporting working capital improvements.

Primary Responsibilities

+ Conduct and provide collection analytics and root cause analysis to identify and correct issues leading to delayed or unpaid collectable items

+ Gather and send customer-required documentation to assist in collection

+ Analyze customers accounts; monitors account details for non-payments, delayed payments, and other irregularities

+ Reconcile account balance and open items with the customer

+ Conduct collection activities based on Market Collection Strategy

+ Identify customer change in trend and related risks, and communicate to credit management and sales

+ Collaborate with internal parties including Credit Management, Sales, Customer Facing Supply Chain, CC&IR, Business Service Centers, as needed, to be able to collect debt

+ Receive and action on incoming collection concerns from customers and internal stakeholders

+ Record result of communication with the customer and other internal collaborators

+ Gather and provide necessary documents to support third party collections and bankruptcies

+ Participate in continuous improvement activities using Nestl Continuous Excellence methodology

+ Assist with the preparation of required reports for management

Requirements and Minimum Education Level

Bachelors degree required, preferably in Business, Accounting, or Finance


+ SAP accounts receivable system experience preferred

+ Experience in the CPG industry preferred

Required Skills

+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills

+ Excellent analytical aptitude with a proven ability to analyze/interpret data

+ Well-organized, methodical thinker with excellent decision-making skills

+ Strong and creative problem-solving skills

+ Proficiency in Microsoft office applications (e.g. Word, Excel, Outlook)

+ Capable working in a fast paced environment and handling multiple priorities

+ Can work independently with minimal supervision

+ Ability to work in a team based environment, and interact cooperatively with internal and external stakeholders

+ Strong result-orientation

Position descriptions are not intended to be comprehensive lists of all responsibilities, skills, or efforts. They are intended to be accurate summaries of what the position involves and what is required to perform it.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Youre looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and were here to help you do just that. Our financial staffing experts will connect you with premier companies for opportunities where you can learn, grow, and thrive. Jobs that fit your skills and experience, and most importantly, fit right on your path of where you want to go in in your career. It all adds up.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2022-05-20 Expires: 2022-07-21

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