Credit Analyst - Edmonton West
Edmonton, AB Full-time
Edmonton Building Supply Distribution Company
The Credit Analyst is responsible for performing the following specific tasks :
Approval and analysis of credit applications concerning new accounts / customers, setting up limits and terms according to the company’s credit policies.
Assist in all legal proceedings liens, statement of claims, locates, etc.
Assist with preparing month end stats / reports for performance measurement.
Liaising with other departments (sales, operations etc.) as required
Monitor existing customer accounts. Follow up and collection of overdue accounts. Analyzing and investigate discrepancies.
Processing various collection and reconciliation letters
Negotiate payment schedule for collection of problem accounts
The ability to minimize past due accounts, including placing customers on credit hold, based on a sound evaluation of a customer's ability to repay
Release orders for shipment based on credit terms and limit
Reporting to Management to update on customers credit
Other reconciliations and analysis’ required by Credit Manager
Daily reconciliation of credit card, debit, cheque, and cash
Daily posting of A / R sub-ledger
The chosen candidate will have the opportunity to handle accounts receivable and credit functions for a medium sized company, with the majority of its customers based in Canada.
At least 1-2 years’ experience, preference will be given to individuals with direct Credit or Accounting experience.
Able to analyze financial statements is required
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written.
Experience with MS Office applications.
Ability to work on multiple activities and effectively prioritize tasks
Ability to work independently while functioning in a team environment
Friendly team player with a can do attitude
Ability to initiate and build appropriate rapport with internal and external partners
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