Energizer Account Receivable Analyst (12 months fixed term contract) in Milan, Italy
This is Energizer Holdings, Inc.
At Energizer Holdings, we are passionate about bringing our brands and products to the world better than anyone else. It’s our passion and drive that makes us proud stewards of iconic brands including AC/Pro, Armor All, Energizer, Rayovac and STP, part of our broad portfolio of products that millions of consumers know, trust, and rely on every day.
When you come to work here, you’ll quickly see that we love what we do, we care about each other, and we continuously learn and improve to meet the needs of our customers and consumers around the world.
We have talented colleagues around the world with varied skillsets, backgrounds and experiences, and we embrace this diversity because it’s a big part of what helps us deliver results to grow the company. Whatever your specialty, you'll find that excelling at Energizer provides opportunities to grow in ways you never expected.
Come join our team!
We are looking for an Account Receivable Analyst to join our team in Milan for a fixed term contract of 12 months.
Your mission would be to contribute to the achievement of the objectives of the Finance team and actively support the corporate vision of outstanding customer service to our sales force and trading partners through effective credit management and appropriate financial controls of all customers under responsibility
Execution of Credit Control process – releasing of Sales Orders according to internal policies
Managing the process of setting and revising customer Credit Limits as well as conducting activities leading to shortening Customer payment terms / credit risk minimization
Maintenance of the customer master files (credit limits, payment terms) as per company and local policies
Managing past dues and the dunning process in liaison with the sales teams and contribute to DSO performance measurement and monitoring in support of the agreed strategies. Ensure results are communicated in a prompt manner (monthly DSO/past due reports)
Ensuring timely corporate reporting (monthly DSO/past due reports, bad debts, credit risks…)
Execution of critical SOX control processes: monthly SOX controls for billing, customer master data and credit limits
Monitor Account receivable on a monthly basis to ensure validity, completeness and accuracy of transactions therein and follow up any material variances
Supporting Customer Supply Chain Team and Customer Master Data Administrator in credit notes processing based on SAP data and on Customer demand
Posting of bank statements, AR/AP clearings, ensuring daily updating of exchange rates in SAP, supporting posting processes, accounts reconciliation for monthly closing, preparing financial analysis for corporate and management reporting
Other activities required as part of the operational work of the F&C Department from time to time like ad hoc analysis or support for projects identified for the Management
Required Skills and Experience
University degree (preferably in Economics)
Strong experience in SAP, Excel (VBA user would be appreciated) and proficient with Microsoft Office tools
Proven track record of creating solutions in use of data and systems
Analytical and problem-solving skills – essential
Highly organized and able to manage deadlines effectively and efficiently
High levels of attention to detail
Strong customer focus
Flexible and responsive working style
Tenacity, common sense
Initiative and drive
Experience of working within a similar business environment – FMCG
Experience in BI a plus
Come join us!
Energizer offers a competitive total rewards package which includes a range of health, wellness and retirement savings coverage, paid time off and holidays, and many opportunities to learn, develop and grow. At Energizer, you’ll have the opportunity to contribute and make an impact every single day.
Energizer is an equal opportunity employer, and we prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, marital or parental status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.