Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc. is currently looking for a Credit Specialist to join our Treasury Department in Lakeville, MA.
Position Summary: Under minimal supervision, is responsible for all credit, collection and/or related functions pertaining to customers, classes of trade, or other functional area.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
1. Controls customer credit exposure by researching and examining credit risks, assessing credit history, and approving or disapproving extension of credit
2. May include responsibility for credit investigations and customer contact to ensure prompt payment of invoices.
3. Resolves Credit Problems identified through slow/no payment of invoices, industry alerts, customer inquiries, etc.
4. Reviews Delinquent Accounts and takes action to minimize future risk and collection of past due amounts.
Decision-Making Authority/Accountability Level: Authorized to establish Credit Limits up to $500,000. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Operates with only periodic contact with supervisor. Performs timely and accurate financial reporting. Implements process improvements. Negotiates with customers to resolve outstanding issues. Enforces written policies.
Requires a Bachelors degree and at least 5 years of credit and collections experience in a related environment. Familiarity with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Strong credit analysis, collection, communication & follow up skills. May be required to travel to local meetings. Requires demonstrated ability to apply sound analysis and judgment when working with customers and making credit decisions. Experience with SAP, excel and MS office applications preferred. Necessary Activities: Extensive computer and telephone use.
Compensation and benefits are high on everyone's priority list, so it’s high on our list too. That’s why Ocean Spray provides competitive salaries and a wide variety of benefits - including programs that protect your health and welfare, help you prepare for retirement and truly enable you to balance your work and family life.
Ocean Spray is an Equal Opportunity Employer/AAP/M/F/V/D.
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