AR & Collections Manager

  • Location
    Collinsville, Illinois
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_842877_2718021

AR & Collections Manager

Local company has an immediate need for an AR/Collections Manager.  This is a newly created role in the AR department and focuses on developing with collections side of the department.

Ideal candidate has supervisory/leadership skills/experience as well as the ability to interact with upper management in a professional manner.  Looking for someone who is driven and company goal oriented---someone willing to help on all levels.

***COMPENSATION OPEN BASED ON EXPERIENCE***

Responsibilities:

  • Work with management to develop a centralized collections department and collections processes
  • Develop strategies to streamline Billing, AR and collections processes
  • Manage/train/evaluate department employees
  • Maintain reports/metrics/analytics on performance  of Company's billings/collections function
  • Oversee collection of outstanding AR & develop/implement strategies to increase number of successful collections
  • Set/communicate AR/collections department goals
  • Escalate issues to management as needed
  • Assist customers and upper management with account reconciliations 
  • Develop weekly/monthly reporting packages
  • Special projects as needed

Qualifications

  • 5+ years' experience in billing, collections AR
  • 5+ years in a supervisory/managerial role
  • Knowledgeable in Excel, Word, PowerPoint
  • Ability to lead new projects
  • Strong professional verbal and written communication skills