Philips Lighting Credit and Collection Manager in Istanbul, Turkey
Credit & Collection Manager
Your challenge is to minimize outstanding receivables, and to manage & organize the Collections and Queries activities according a clear policy in terms of efficiency and effectiveness.
As a Credit & Cash Collector Manager, you:
Coordinate and support collections and queries activities between businesses and third party providers
Organize, support and develop accounts receivable process
Establish, implement, and maintain an effective delinquency control and follow-up program for all customer accounts that are late, delinquent, potentially delinquent, or written off
Execute the collection process for defined strategic customers
Perform remaining enabling Order to Cash activities (e.g. credit notes with open items)
Organize, support and develop cash & collection process
Follow up on relevant queries and solving escalations from sectors
Provide leadership and direction to departmental staff
Are responsible for compliance of Internal Control (ICS) checks
You will work with smart, passionate, energetic colleagues dedicated to making an impact on people’s lives with light. You will be reporting to the Financial Operations Manager.
This is your opportunity to join a leading, innovative brand with attractive products and services. You can build a career in an international environment. In addition, we offer a competitive package of benefits including a good salary and career development opportunities.
Background in Finance & Accounting, Economics or Business Administration.
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in Credit & Collection is mandatory
Experience in a multinational and/or matrix organization preferable
Excellent communication skills - Ability to communicate and to collaborate across functions
Change manager who drives the change in systems, tools and processes
Eager to take initiative
Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment and under critical time constraints
Strong interpersonal skills - persuasive, encouraging, and motivating
SAP and Excel
Project management skills
Fluent English in addition to local language