Accounts Receivable Administrator

Accounts Receivable Administrator

Lantz, Nova Scotia

Reference #HL-12646

We are recruiting an Accounts Receivable Administrator on behalf of our client, The Shaw Group Limited. The Shaw Group Limited is one of the 50 Best-Managed Companies in Canada and is one of Eastern Canada's leading construction products manufacturer and community developer. The original member of Atlantic Canada’s Shaw Group of companies.

Reporting to the General Manager the Accounts Receivable Administrator will be responsible for:

  • Collaborating with the Controller and General Managers to maintain collection goals and general A/R performance levels.
  • Processing, posting and reconciling customer payments.
  • Ensuring the strict confidentiality and privacy of financial      records as they relate to the company and its customers.
  • Creating collection strategies to mitigate customer objections.
  • Investigating collection problems and communicating payment expectations with customers.
  • Making arrangements for payment of outstanding and late accounts; escalating delinquent accounts to outside collection agency as necessary.
  • Resolving billing discrepancies or misapplied cash      transactions.
  • Reviewing credit applications and making recommendations.
  • Ensuring credit policies and procedures are followed according to established guidelines.
  • Participating in continuous process improvement within the accounting group. ‚Äč
  • Recommending modification to credit policy and procedures.
  • Maintaining strong working knowledge of applicable regulations, legislation and compliance issues, and changes made.
  • Other duties as required.

Qualifications for this position include:

  • Post-secondary education or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum of three years of accounts receivable with a solid understanding of accounting principles.
  • Exceptional with attention to detail, time management and organizational skills.
  • Strong communicator with proven results in accounts receivable.
  • Strong proficiency with Accounting Software, adaptable and quick to learn new systems.
  • Confidence in balancing assertive communication with a customer focussed attitude.

Why work for The Shaw Group?

Shaw understands the importance of investing in and developing its people. They are collaborative and team oriented. They provide their team with the opportunities to grow and create a safe environment for their people to bring fresh ideas to the table.

To express interest in this opportunity, click the following link:  https://jobs.meridiarecruitment.ca/Careers/12592/

For more information contact Heather Labucki, Partner, or Heather Kowalski, Consultant at hkowalski@kbrs.ca or 902.422.4886.

Meridia, a Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette company, is Atlantic Canada’s leading contingency recruitment firm that is focused on providing high quality, fast turnaround recruitment for professional and technical positions.

For more information on opportunities at Meridia, visit: www.meridiarecruitment.ca. For information on opportunities with our parent company, Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette, visit www.kbrs.ca.


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Company Profile

Company Name

Meridia Recruitment Solutions

Location

Elmsdale, NS

Closing Date

Jan. 18, 2019, midnight

Position Type

Full Time

Categories

Accounting & Finance

Professional

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Closing Date

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Position Type

Full Time

Categories

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