Lawson Products Credit and Collections Analyst in Chicago, Illinois
Credit and Collections Analyst
Location IL - Chicago
Lawson Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.
Credit and Collections Analyst - Chicago, IL
This position Effectively manages various aspects of a receivables portfolio, including order approval for credit purposes and collections for past-due accounts. Collects data and run reports for senior management.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Analyzes credit hold orders for approval to determine the degree of risk involved in extending credit.
Reviews credit lines and determines the risk to extend credit to new and existing customers utilizing D & B, bank and trade references or other financial data.
Initiates collection calls to collect past-due receivables.
Researches and resolves customer deductions.
Receives incoming calls fromcustomersand sales agents.
Reconciles customer's accounts receivables and corresponds as needed.
Skills and Abilities:
Strong SAP experience.
Job knowledge of economic and accounting principles and practices.
Ability to problem-solve, multi-task and demonstrate good decision-making skills.
Strong communication skills, analytical and time management skills.
Strong Excel skills
Strong knowledge of MS Office products and internet.
Associates degree plus 2 years previous Credit and Collections experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.