Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Cash Application Associate for its Las Colinas, TX location.
The Cash Application Associate will be responsible for completing day-to-day cash application functions in a timely and efficient manner while optimizing relationships with field personnel and sustaining internal controls as outlined in the quote to cash procedures. The Cash Application Associate will need to perform cash application functions timely and accurately while working in a fast paced, high performance environment.
Lehigh Hanson is one of the largest suppliers of heavy building materials to the construction industry in North America. Our companies produce a broad range of building materials, including cement, aggregates (crushed rock, sand and gravel), ready mixed and precast concrete, asphalt, concrete pipes, pavers, tiles and clay bricks. Lehigh Hanson is part of the HeidelbergCement Group, the global market leader in aggregates and a prominent player in cement, concrete and other downstream activities. HeidelbergCement Group employs some 54,000 people at 2,600 locations in around 40 countries.
ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES and TASKS
Timely and accurate application of all cash receipts to either customer accounts or the General Ledger.
Reconcile against deposit detail to ensure that all transactions have been posted.
Work with Sales, Credit and external customers to facilitate the resolution of discrepancies caused by over or short payments made by the customer.
Ensure timely application of customer adjustments related to invoicing inaccuracies.
Organization of supporting documentation to include filing, scanning preparation and packaging documents for off-site storage.
Perform bank reconciliations as needed.
Provide assistance where needed as a knowledge resource for other team members.
Produce high quality, high volume work with minimal supervision.
Complete special projects as needed.
High School Diploma or equivalent required
Minimum of five (5) years previous cash applications experience
Ability to work overtime to meet changing deadlines. Overtime is required at month-end close.
Excellent communication skills both oral and written with the ability to maintain a professional approach at all times
Ability to work well as part of a team environment, with a comfort level working independently as required
High level of accuracy and attention to detail
Strong keyboarding skills
Desire and commitment to working in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment
Excellent organizational and time management skills
Excellent analytical and problem solving abilities
Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written or oral, or diagram form.
Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations
Excellent computer skills including MS Office. JD Edwards proficiency a plus.
Commitment and engagement through high level of work ethic and utilization of abilities for the best of the company.
Internal and external customer and market management.
Performance and result management.
People management (i.e. management of subordinates’ performance and enabling teamwork).
Demonstrated openness to change, flexibility, and adaptability.
Establish trust and relationships.
Entrepreneurial management (i.e. consideration of long-term risks and opportunities).
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
Ability to motivate teams and simultaneously manage several projects.
Demonstrated drive and initiative.
Strong strategic thinking, problem solving, and decision making skills.
Persuasion and negotiation skills.
Sustainable management (i.e. compliance with laws and regulations).
Professional competence (i.e. knowledge of the industry and cross-functional understanding.
BENEFITS & COMPENSATION
We know that our employees are critical to our overall success. We are dedicated to investing in their future to maintain long-term relationships for lasting commitments. One of the ways we do this is to offer a comprehensive package of compensation and benefits programs which are regularly reviewed to maintain them at competitive levels.
Lehigh Hanson is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to workplace diversity. M/F/D/V
Your salary will commensurate your work experience.
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