Senior Accounts Receivable Officer

Job title : Senior Accounts Receivable Officer
Location : Melbourne, VIC
Job type : Contract or Temp
Contact name : Emma Kennedy
Contact email : ekennedy@sharpandcarter.com.au
Job reference : EKW2090
  • Located in Laverton North with onsite parking
  • 3 month role with view of permanency | Salary negotiable
  • Commence immediately | Growth opportunities

The Organisation

Our client is a leading Australian business, who pride themselves on providing high level customer service and quality products to their customers. With a strong commitment to developing a positive culture nationally, this organisation has an exciting evolving business environment here in Melbourne's West. They boast a high performance culture which rewards success with excellent career opportunities, and offer staff a fun and flexible work environment. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to add value to a multi-million dollar company and take ownership of the major accounts within the debtors ledger. 

Position Description
Due to an increase in workload and an exciting period of transformation, the business is seeking a dynamic and motivated Accounts Receivable Officer to join their team immediately, for a minimum three months, with a view of permanency.

Reporting to the Financial Controller, your responsibilities will include but not be limited too:
  • Managing a large value debtors ledger, with major key accounts
  • Collections of overdue / outstanding payments - via phone and email
  • Daily account reconciliations 
  • Allocate and receipt payments 
  • Processing invoices and credit notes
  • Review credit applications and set up new accounts
  • Handle disputes and queries with both internal and external customers
  • Supporting the wider Finance team when required

Candidate Profile
The successful applicant will have proven experience in a similar end to end Accounts Receivable Officer role, as well as the following attributes:
  • High level numeracy and reconciliation skills
  • High level time management skills, keen eye for detail & the ability to meet deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Personable & resilient nature and ability to build relationships with key stakeholders
  • Ability to thrive in a high volume and fast paced environment
  • Strong reconciliation, negotiation and debt collection skills
  • Intermediate excel skills

Additional Benefits
  • Successful and supportive team environment 
  • Located close to home in Melbourne's West with onsite parking
  • Growth opportunities 
  • Immediate start available
  • Minimum 3 month length in duration with view of permanency
  • Attractive hourly rate

How to Apply
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To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Emma Kennedy at ekennedy@sharpandcarter.com.au