Church & Dwight Co., Inc. International Credit Analyst I in Ewing, New Jersey
At Church & Dwight, we value talented professionals with a strong desire to make a positive impact in our company. As a rapidly growing organization, we are always seeking passionate and creative individuals whose action-oriented mindset will foster continued growth throughout our leading brands.
The International Credit Analyst contributes to the Company’s top line growth and profitability by establishing customer credit lines to accommodate sales requirements while minimizing the risk of bad debt losses and maintaining compliance to company payment terms. Contribute to positive free cash flow metric by ensuring timely collection of outstanding AR balances.
Role Accountabilities and Responsibilities
Analyze financial statements, credit reports from D&B and other sources, economic information and information provided by the customer in order to establish and/or recommend credit limits for new and existing customers within company guidelines and assigned approval limit.
Responsible for timely collection of AR balances and identifying and resolving the root cause of delinquency issues.
Make decision to hold or release the customer orders that are systematically placed on credit block.
Ensure accuracy of customer’s account data, billing address, credit limit and payment terms.
Build and leverage relationships with a variety of functional areas (Customer Service, Logistics, Sales, General Accounting, Internal Audit, IT) in order to address customer and/or process related issues.
Participate in training of credit & collection staff.
Analyze account portfolio to identify and address risk and provide reporting and KPI Metrics to management.
Participate cross-functionally to facilitate policy and process improvements and resolve policy or systems related issues.
Education and Experience
Bachelor Degree in Business Administration (Finance or Accounting concentration preferred).
Minimum of five years of relevant credit and collection experience
Experience with SAP or other ERP Credit & Collections software.
Experience in dealing with major retail customers.
Skills and Competencies
Demonstrated knowledge of financial statement analysis
Strong analytical, problem solving and negotiation skills
Ability to work with minimal supervision
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work in a team based environment and interact cooperatively with internal and external customers.
Church & Dwight is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
For more information on our company, our brands and our culture visit us at http://www.churchdwight.com/.
• Innovation-We consistently generate new ideas, thinking outside the box while remaining strategically focused. We always think in terms of possibilities, not limitations.
• Collaboration-We rely on open and honest communication to develop productive working relationships within and across our business units and functions. The mutual respect we have for our colleagues enables us to challenge each other, leading to an even more cohesive team.
• Focus-We maintain a laser-like focus on our consumers. We will grow by leveraging consumer insights on all of our brands and will continue to be industry leaders.
• Entrepreneurialism-We pride ourselves on fostering this spirit where risk-taking and action is encouraged. We are extremely competitive externally, but not internally.