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Senior Accounts Receivable Analyst - Collection in Penang-Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah


Senior Accounts Receivable Analyst - Collection

Your role

Are you an independent, outspoken and analytical thinker? Do you enjoy problem solving and working with multiple stakeholders?

We’re looking for a Senior Accounts Receivable Analysts, within the Accounts Receivable team to:

  • Responsible for the collection, management and resolution of outstanding invoices from past due accounts.
  • Interfaces with order management, customer service, cash receipting and sales management in resolving customer queries which prevent/delay settlement.
  • Accountable for all customer disputes and owning these through to resolution.
  • Reduction of 60-day debt to target each quarter.
  • Developing excellent business relationships throughout the organisation in order to resolve collection impacting issues, further ensuring that each department understands its role in delivering best practice debt collection.
  • Ensuring accurate, timely forecasting and reporting of collections made, collections expected and current debt position to meet management and business objectives.
  • To ensure that all activities undertaken are completed in line with our internal controls and published processes.
  • Respond promptly and completely to both customer and internal enquiries.
  • Undertaking any other duties which may be requested by the Line Manager, for which training and/or explanation has been provided and understood.
  • Escalation of debt issues to line manager.

Your Team

You will be working in the Accounts Receivable team in Penang which consists of Collection and Cash team. The Collection team is responsible for APAC collection activities and the Cash team support the cash function for US and EMEA regions.

Your Expertise

You have:

  • Degree of Accounting / Finance or any other related academic qualifications.
  • 2 to 3 years of Accounts Receivable/Collection experience with excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, however, a candidate with the right drive and background could be considered outside of AR tenure specifically.
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills, including knowledge of pivot tables and lookups, are a must.
  • SAP knowledge is preferred.
  • ·Strong problem solving and analytical skills when presented with special projects, problems and requests which require decision making and action with minimal errors.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skill.
  • Ability to communicate courteously and proactively with all levels within the company.
  • Ability to work in a team and individually.
  • Decides when to escalate issues as needed.
  • Performs administrative, professional and/or technical duties that are more complex. May handle situations that could require some deviation from standard procedures in response to difficult issues.
  • Hands-on mentality, self-driven and able to act efficiently.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality concerning financial documents and customer requests.

Flexible Working

We are happy to consider requests to work flexibly. For most roles, flexible hours and/or an element of working from home are usually possible. Please talk to us at interview about the type of flexibility you need. We can’t promise to give you exactly what you want, but we do promise not to judge you for asking.

 

Your colleagues

About us

We are over 14,000 analysts, data scientists and specialists armed with real-time technology and data, working together to uncover deeper sources of information. The unique insights we provide help the industries and markets that drive our economies operate more efficiently, outpace competition and secure long-term success. Our global insights impact nearly every major sector - from aerospace to automotive. We empower our customers by isolating cause and effect, risk and opportunity in new ways so they can make well-informed decisions with greater confidence. This is a force we call The New Intelligence.

 

Join us

Boundaries belong on maps, not in your work. Start every day at IHS Markit with the excitement of what’s next, by working with people from across the globe on interesting, cutting-edge projects and gaining once-in-a-lifetime learning experiences. It is easy to be passionate and invested in your work here, knowing you are causing an effect for some of the world’s most influential companies. You’ll get to be hands-on with, and see the direct impact, of your work. Career satisfaction just comes with the territory here

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Current Colleagues

If you are currently employed by IHS Markit, please apply internally via the Workday internal careers site.



  • Req ID: R15944
  • Date Posted: 07/01/2020
  • Job Category: Finance
  • Location: Penang-Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah
  • City, State: Penang, Pulau Pinang (Penang)
  • Country: Malaysia


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