Graybar is looking for talented, enthusiastic people to help us maintain the highest levels of customer satisfaction in every area of our business. We are a Company that recognizes talent and provides the opportunity for training and skill enhancement for your career growth. Our Financial Management Trainee program is an entryway to a rewarding career in the Wholesale Distribution Industry.
The Opportunity As a Financial Management Trainee, you will have the opportunity to obtain credit information, reports and other necessary information to effectively evaluate prospective customers. You can expect to handle routine correspondence with customers, sales representatives and other employees regarding purchase requests, claims, invoicing, and other financial issues. You will also assist with customer credit evaluations, approvals and collection efforts by phone or in person. Additional responsibilities include obtaining necessary customer job information including lien rights and notifications and maintaining accurate files and records.
A Bachelor’s degree and/or equivalent experience in credit or collections is required. The ideal candidate must exhibit a positive attitude with a strong desire to learn and assume responsibilities. The ability to effectively interface with a customers backgrounds and personalities is a must. Candidates must also exhibit the ability to absorb and apply the principles of financial management and possess intermediate computer skills with an emphasis in spreadsheets (Excel). Candidates willing to relocate for future promotional opportunities strongly preferred.
Advantages & Benefits
At Graybar, our advantages and benefits revolve around our motto of “Plan Well, Invest Well, Live Well.” Our advantages help you plan well for the future by offering flexible spending accounts, long-term care insurance, and life insurance and disability benefits. Employees can invest well with retirement saving tools such as a profit sharing plan, a defined benefit pension plan, a 401(k) plan and an employee stock purchase plan. Graybar’s benefits package helps you live well with a comprehensive health care package including medical, dental, prescription drug and vision plans. We also offer paid vacation time and holidays.
No. 470 on the 2010 FORTUNE 500 ranking of America’s largest companies
On the FORTUNE World’s Most Admired Companies list for the ninth consecutive year (2010)
No. 2 in the Wholesalers: Diversified industry category; Graybar ranked the previous three years at no. 1 (2010)
In 2009, ranked highly in several subcategories on the FORTUNE World’s Most Admired Companies list:
No. 70 on the Forbes America’s Largest Private Companies list (2010)
No. 2 on the Human Resource Executive “Most Admired in HR” list (2009)
No. 23 on the Selling Power “Top 50 Companies to Sell For” list (2009)
No. 14 on the National Center for Employee Ownership Top 100 ranking (2009)
On the InformationWeek 500 annual ranking of the best and brightest business technology innovators for the eighth consecutive year (2010)
No. 6 on the 2010 Modern Distribution Management Electrical Market Leaders list (2010)
No. 4 on Electrical Wholesaling ’s Top 200 Electrical Distributors list (2010)
As an employee-owner, you'll be proud to call Graybar YOUR Company!
Graybar is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome job applications from qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, ancestry, family care status, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or any other lawfully protected status.
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