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AR Collection Specialist--DanoneWave
Danone | Broomfield, Colorado
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Job Description

 

USO - Danone Foods, Inc, a subsidiary of Danone, is looking for an AR Collection Specialist--DanoneWave in the United States (US) for their Broomfield, Colorado office location. 

Danone is a global food company holding top positions in healthy food through its four businesses: Fresh Dairy Products, Early Life Nutrition, Waters, and Medical Nutrition. Its mission, bringing health through food to as many people as possible, embodies commitment to human progress and business success. It gives meaning to the work of our 100,000 Danoners worldwide on an everyday basis.

 

For passionate people looking for autonomy and exciting career opportunities, Danone truly has something special inside.

 

Position Summary:

As an A/R (Accounts Receivable) Collections Specialist, you will be responsible for managing an assigned Accounts Receivable portfolio by performing regular collection follow-up to ensure aging and collection goals are attained for assigned group of accounts
Additional responsibilities include:

 

  • On a weekly basis, report status of the portfolio to the A/R Manager.
  • Keep management apprised of changes within the assigned group of accounts and provide recommendations that will minimize risk, improve collections and support sales efforts
  • Upon request of Credit Analyst or A/R Manager pull credit information and other data for new customers or customers who need review
  • Apply subjective judgment as necessary and be prepared to provide creative solutions to support the effort of sales but at the same time protect the investment in accounts receivable, always working toward continual process improvement in credit and collections area
  • Work with team to ensure department KPI's are met
  • Maintain the collections database by entering and maintaining critical credit and collections information in SAP Credit Master and Billing Module for assigned group of accounts
  • Assist in maintain/updating hard copy credit files. These account notes will enable efficient follow-up for others in the department and provide valuable insight into customer behavior, capturing information about broken payment promises or which collection technique or approach is most effective for this account
  • All other duties as assigned

 

Experience desired:

  • High School Degree or equivalent required. College education preferred.
  • 3-5 years of commercial credit and collections experience
  • Accounting software experience
  • Background in Consumer Packaging Goods helpful


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Excellent communication skills, oral and written
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Good organizational skills
  • Ability to work effectively with a variety of people
  • Ability to multi task
  • Intermediate to advanced MS Excel skills
  • SAP experience helpful

 

 

 

For more information about Danone, its people and its business, please visit danone.com. Join us and contribute to a healthier world!

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Danone North America is comprised of several business units, including Dannon, Danone Canada, Danone Waters of America, Nutricia, Early Life Nutrition, Danone Foods, and Happy Family.  This role will be hired within the Cluster Business Services for Danone North America.  The Cluster Business Services is an internal team, providing centralized support services to the functions of Finance, Human Resources, General Secretary, and IS/IT within our North American companies.  

 

The Danone North American companies are all subsidiaries of Danone, a Fortune 500 company and one of the most successful health-focused food companies in the world, with leading positions in fresh dairy products, water, baby nutrition and medical nutrition.  Danone's core values foster individual professional growth and reward entrepreneurialism and innovation.  You can see it reflected in our people, products and culture.  We encourage you to apply and learn more!

 

Danone Foods is an equal employment and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, genetic characteristic or any other unlawful criterion.

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About Danone

Since 1997, the Groupe DANONE has focused on three core activities : fresh dairy products, cookies and crackers, and beverages. Today the Group boasts a portfolio of top quality brands. Click to read about a topic. To learn more about the Group's three core activities worldwide, (financial results, market shares...), select an activity: - fresh dairy products - beverages - cereal biscuits & snacks To send us your remarks on a Groupe DANONE product, contact our consumer services division.

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