Senior Collection Manager/Account Receivable

Job TitleSenior Collection Manager/Account Receivable

Job Description

Senior Collection Manager/Account Receivable

As Senior Collection Manager/Account Receivable (AR) you are responsible for AR Management and Collection with a defined group of key customer accounts ensuring processes are efficiently carried out with continuous improvement

Your responsibilities

  • Coordinates and supports collections and queries activities between businesses and third party providers (who executes a most collections)
  • 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
  • Responsible for compliance of ICS checks
  • Responsible for all accounts receivable operations
  • Drives collection efforts, directly and through commercial teams
  • Identifies and advises the CFO on opportunities and risks
  • Drive Finance transformation through implementing automation & installing competence management
  • Ensures a solid, well designed and operating control framework in compliance with SOx/internal control standards

Your profile

  • Master's degree in Finance, Accounting
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in AR, regional experience is a must
  • Experience in a multinational and/or matrix organization preferable
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Change manager who drives the change in systems, tools and processes
  • Strong and mature personality
  • Eager to take initiative
  • Ability to communicate and to collaborate across functions
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment and under critical time constraints
  • Strong interpersonal skills - persuasive, encouraging, and motivating
  • Enjoy working in a fast paced environment with people from different cultures
  • Treasury experience is a plus
  • Fluent English and Arabic


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