Energizer Credit Representative in St. Louis, Missouri
This is Energizer
Energizer Holdings is leading the charge to connect our brands, our people and the products we offer to the world more than anyone else. Together, we're creating a game plan for the future – one that defines where and how we'll play, and what it takes to win.
Our colleagues hail from all backgrounds, nationalities and walks of life, but our shared values and passion for winning make us one team. Whatever your specialty, you'll find that excelling at Energizer Holdings provides opportunities to grow in ways you never expected.
This position is responsible for collections, order management and credit review for US accounts. Utilizing customer contact and the SAP system to monitor and reduce delinquent items, this role will maintain credit term standards and enforce collection policy. Customer financial knowledge and relationship with their account contacts are critical to success in the credit team roles.
Utilize system and manually generated reports to pursue customer delinquencies
Manages customer order blocks via SAP and customer collection calls
Financial statement analysis to reduce, increase or maintain customer credit limits
Reports on customers that may need escalation to obtain payment, including withdrawal of open credit terms
Daily interaction with sales teams and supply chain colleagues on order, invoice and product return issues
Reports to Sr Credit Manager but works closely with other credit analysts and cash & deduction team members
Maintain departmental standards for past dues, bad debts and dispute management
Will have a designated customer portfolio but will also backup other credit team members as needed
Monthly and quarterly reviews and research of open items, unapplied cash and billbacks that need resolution
Relationship management & knowledge of customer payment practices to improve DSO or payment frequency
Required Skills and Experience
Five or more years in a commercial credit and collection position is preferred
BS in Business, Accounting, or relevant degree; or equivalent credit experience
MS Office proficiency is required, advanced Excel skills are also preferred
Larger AR balances or corporate revenue transnational experience is preferred
Preferred Skills and Experience
Prior SAP experience is preferred or at least, any larger platform exposure (Great Plains, Oracle, JDE)
Ability to work with multiple internal and external customers on a daily basis
Prior exposure to commercial bankruptcy laws or customer negotiation experience is preferred
Working Relationships & Environment
Daily contact with designated portfolio of customers and credit reporting agencies are the main external contacts. Internally, frequent communication with cash analysts, supply chain, commercial and broker reps, deduction team and IT as required.
Communication and sharing of information with the Sr Credit Manager and other credit analysts regarding account situations is a regular occurrence in this role.
- Travel Requirements – None.
An Offer to Grow On
Energizer offers a competitive compensation package which includes medical and retirement savings coverage, paid holidays. 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.